View from Bear Mountain State Park with a hint of fall colors showing. Empire service on it's way to NYC.
Amtrak's Eastbound Pennsylvanian crosses over at CP Altoona, with their station stop just a few minutes late coming up.
A thick fog engulfs the small town of Raton,NM as Amtrak #3 'The Southwest Chief' prepares to makes its stop.
Amtrak train 353, the Wolverine, heads west to Chicago on the eastward main (track 2) at milepost 488 on the NS Chicago Line. CP 147, a westbound Canadian Pacific auto-rack train visible in the di... (more)
Eastbound at mp 151 signals,
Amtrak 189 passes through the Denver Yard on its way to Denver's Union Station. Looks like she has a close encounter with something red at the front left.
A 2 hour late Amtrak #4 'The Southwest Chief' starts its climb into the mountains of southern Colorado leaving the New Mexico desert behind.
Amtrak's eastbound Southwest Chief No. 4 catches, quite literally, the day's final seconds of sunlight as it descends Raton Pass on its way into Trinidad, Colo.
Unfamiliar territory! With the diamonds at CP Canal along the usual route being replaced, Amtrak's Lincoln Service and Texas Eagle trains were detoured down Metra's Rock Island District. The outbo... (more)
A slightly late Capitol Limited rounds the curve at 474 as it flies toward Chicago.
Amtrak #4 'The Southwest Chief' rounds the curve past the semaphores protecting West Chapelle while afternoon storms build in the New Mexico sky.
Amtrak #3 'The Southwest Chief' speeds past the semaphores at Wagon Mound,NM.
On time, Amtrak No. 8 the eastbound Empire Builder rolls through Marias pass on the Hi Line Sub. Next stop East Glacier.
The outbound Texas Eagle, detoured onto the Rock Island line due to track work, passes by IIT's Main Building at 33rd street. Other oddities for this train include the F40 Cabbage unit.
The northbound Crescent travels over the James River on a steamy summer morning.