Northbound Amtrak No.14 Coast Starlight, with a lot of deep blue background roll along the Gaviota Coast, after crossing the Gaviota Trestle, on the scenic UP Coast - Santa Barbara Subdivision ...... (more)
Catching the last rays of sunlight at Redondo Junction, AMTK 509 rests at the iconic turntable here between trips as a pair of units part of the latest series of locomotive technology - the SC-44 ... (more)
As the last bit of daylight disappears, featured here Amtrak's Southwest Chief makes its way through Rowe, NM on a warm and stormy evening.
Amtrak 4 the Southwest Chief heads East through Gallup, NM. As a couple of BNSF Trains does some work in the yard
The eastbound Empire Builder leaves Saint Paul behind as they head along the Mississippi River
The Eastbound California Zephyr calls at the Omaha Amtrak station. Due to a derailment along the BNSF Ottumwa Subdivision, a Union Pacific SD70ACe would be added to the front of the train here tha... (more)
Here we see Eastbound Amtrak train #4 arriving at the station in Gallup, NM.
Crossing over the 930-foot-long Stenner Creek trestle, AMTK 505 leads the southbound Coast Starlight off Cuesta Pass and toward its next station stop of San Luis Obispo.
Last fall I took a trip to the Northeast and made sure to leave some time in my schedule to visit the Northeast Corridor. Although Wilmington, DE doesn't feature high speed running, it's still a g... (more)
With a unique set of power on the point this afternoon, Amtrak's southbound Coast Starlight races into Santa Margarita just a few miles from beginning its accent up Cuesta Pass.
The cloud line is aligned so the Southwest chief is just on the edge as it trots along at maximum authorized speed.