As seen from atop of a tree, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief #3 reaches the summit of Glorieta Pass and now begins to negotiate the downgrade trek.
Exactly one year ago to the day, the "Farewell to the AEM-7" excursion train had just arrived back into Union Station after a full day of memories, marking the end of an era for a locomo... (more)
The "Farewell to the AEM-7" excursion train has just completed the photo run by at Halethorpe, exactly one year ago today. I had just climbed down from the cab of the 942 after videoing ... (more)
A northbound Acela Express races through Perryville, MD catching the last light of day crossing the Susquehanna River while en route to Wilmington, DE and points north.
An Amtrak Regional led by ACS-64 No. 614 roars past Metuchen station in NJ on the NEC while en route to Trenton, NJ and points south.
An Amtrak Regional led by ACS-64 No. 630 crosses the Bush River in Edgewood, MD while en route to Baltimore, MD.
Amtrak Acela Express - eastbound through Levittown, PA.
An Amtrak Regional Express led by an ACS-64 roars past a stopped SEPTA commuter train at Croydon, PA.
Amtrak 333 North prepares to depart Union Station for Seattle with a Portland Terminal Alco switcher idling at right. No. 333 is ex-CB&Q No. 9941B, built in March 1950.
Amtrak's Lake Shore Limited, heads westbound, with a pair of P32AC-DMs 712 and 716.
Early afternoon Amtrak #6, the California Zephyr, climbs the grade between Penryn, CA and Newcastle, CA on the number 2 track on a perfect winter day.
Rounding the reverse curve in Alta and throttling back up on the grade after receiving a clear signal is Amtrak #6 on a cold afternoon in the Sierras. The snow is beginning to melt and the red cla... (more)
Here we see a true classic, Amtrak's Southwest Chief splits a pair of intermediate blades in Levy, NM as it wastes no time making its way east.
After going through nearly 7 miles of 5 MPH speed restrictions, Amtrak #4 takes off out of Wagon Mound in an effort to make up the 2 hours lost in its schedule.
Amtrak #4 glides through the greenery that northern New Mexico has to offer as the summer season kicks into full swing.