The Southwest Chief makes its way over scenic Raton Pass.
From mid-August thru September, Amtrak's "Downeaster" service offered "The Great Dome" tickets on certain trains between Brunswick and Boston. The fact they turned the consist... (more)
Over eight hours late due to a detour on the Oregon Trunk, the southbound Coast Starlight rolls through the Sacramento River Canyon.
Side View Mirror: As the Saturday-only Train 147 passes through Hamilton, the side of ACS-64 #646 provides a vivid reflection of maintenance of way equipment sitting on Track 3.
It's a chilly early-Autumn afternoon in Northern New Mexico, and breaking through the crisp air, we see Amtrak's Southwest Chief as it splits an intermediate set of semaphore signals near Chapelle... (more)
FRA (Federal Railroad Administration) "Office of Safety" car behind the locomotives as the northbound "Crescent" heads for its stop at Manassas
The Southwest Chief passes Holbrook
Amtrak 711 leads train #250 through Scarborough.
The interior of the Altoona Amtrak Station (which is a multi modal facility having a Greyhound ticket window across from the Amtrak ticket window, features a neat painting of various railroad powe... (more)
The Pennsylvanian makes its way through the scenic mountainous countryside of Pennsylvania as it heads over Horse Shoe Curve.
Slicing through the hills of Casmalia, Amtrak 1790 heads due west to rejoin the coast with the Los Angeles-based lower-level train-set making up the consist today.
Amtrak Adirondack with the ''Great Dome'' is heading south toward Rouses Point NY at l'Acadie. Visible in the background is a former Grand Trunk hotel, now a private residence.
Amtrak Empire Service train #260, heads through Scarborough Station, with 708 leading.
I can remember when Amtrak in Brunswick was just a whisper on the wind, now they have dominance here as well as their own facility. From mid-August thru September, Amtrak's "Downeaster"... (more)
Springfield shuttle 475 passing through Hartford yard.