The outbound California Zephyr is right ontime out of Chicago this afternoon as it passes Eola Yard in Aurora. M BRCGAL's power can be seen off to the right.
An outbound Zephyr bound for warmer climates plows through the snow in Berwyn.
Train #5 is at Truckee on a overcast winter day The second unit stalled after the train stopped at the station. After a restart, the GE put out quit a plume of black smoke for a great show!
Amtrak P42 134 highballs through Plano with the westbound California Zephyr.
Passengers and their families watch Train #5, the depart, and their attention is caught by the two private cars bringing up the markers. In a mix of confusion and curiousi... (more)
Amtrak #5, the Westbound California Zephyr crosses the Benicia Bridge, a few minutes before sunset. This was one of the first shots taken with my new Canon Rebel XS, which I love!
Amtrak #5 crosses the Benicia Bridge moments before sunset, with a slight marine layer coming in above.
Amtrak P42 87 leads the westbound California Zephyr through Congress Park with Brookfield's dolphin water tower standing overhead.
Amtrak Train #5, the Westbound California Zephyr is detouring through the Feather River Canyon due to track work on Donner. It's seen passing one of the most scenic locations in the Canyon--- Pulg... (more)
The Westbound California Zephyr is on a detour through the Feather River Canyon, as it exits one tunnel and enters another, in the famed location of "Honeymoon Tunnels"
Surrounded by a red sandstone canyon, the California Zephyr crosses the Colorado River, heading west thru the changing color of the season.
Storm clouds build off in the distance as the westbound California Zephyr races across the Colorado desert near New Castle on former DRGW trackage.
Amtrak 114 is seen leading the Califorina Zephyr west at Yarmony, Colorado - 08/09/2008
At about two hours late at this location, the westbound California Zephyr won't make much time before Glenwood Springs as it negotiates the confines of Glenwood Canyon. Three private cars make up... (more)