Hugging the Puget Sound will no longer be experienced at this location after today. Tomorrow, passenger trains will move to the $181 million inland "Point Defiance bypass" route.... (more)
As the winter sun rises above some distant clouds, the Empire Builder breaks the calm as it flies west out of Larimore with a healthy holiday season consist.
Farewell to Passenger Rail Service Here. After today, passenger trains will cease to run on these tracks. With tomorrow's switch to the $181 million "inland Point Defiance bypass,&qu... (more)
Amtrak's southbound Vermonter train #57 is making time southbound through another picturesque Vermont town, South Royalton, with Amtrak commemorative P42 #184 leading the train.
One of Amtrak's new SC44 Chargers (built by Siemens) leads the early morning northbound run of the Saluki towards Chicago.
Amtrak #6, the eastbound California Zephyr, eases out of Tunnel 29.
The Crescent passes NS #290 at Sewell running a few hours late due to an unusual autumn snowstorm that dumped a foot of snow in parts of north Georgia
As snow falls, Amtrak's westbound Bay State rolls through Wellesley, MA, with the usual F40/Amfleet consist. The Bay State was the state-funded "Inland Route" service that ran from Bosto... (more)
Running about 10 minutes late, Amtrak train 80, the northbound "Carolinian" service, cruises along just a couple of minutes before stopping at the depot in Greensboro, NC on December 16,... (more)
Southbound Vermonter makes its way down the Connecticut River line
Kicking Up Dust: Acela Express Train 2150 kicks up snow as it approaches Metropark on a snowy Thursday morning. Photo taken December 14, 2017.
It's a crisp mid-December afternoon as Amtrak's Southwest Chief #3 makes its way off of Glorieta Pass and into Canyoncito, NM.
With just a little snow remaining on the ground, Amtrak train 88 is arriving into the Fredericskburg Station with the Phase III P40 heritage unit leading.
With a burst of exhaust, the E8s on the point of an Amtrak Boston-Washington train accelerate out of Boston's old Back Bay Station. In the 1980s, the small but functional 1929 station building in ... (more)