VIA 81 negotiates the curve in Paris, Ontario next to the old Edusa Cement plant. There are still some old searchlights on the CN Dundas Sub but their days are numbered as CN has slowly been repla... (more)
Today, December 18th 2017, started out as a day of celebration for the first runs of the Amtrak Cascades and the Starlight on the recently finished Lakewood Sub. Instead, it was a day of tragedy... (more)
Amtrak’s Vermonter crossing from Vermont into New Hampshire at Windsor, VT/Cornish, NH. In the background is the 1866-built 450-foot Cornish–Windsor Covered Bridge, listed as the longest wooden c... (more)
Amtrak has resumed service on the Coast Route. No. 14 the northbound Coast Starlight passes through the burned out Faria Beach community one of my favorite spots. Many thanks go out to the Fire fi... (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.
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.
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
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
It's a crisp mid-December afternoon as Amtrak's Southwest Chief #3 makes its way off of Glorieta Pass and into Canyoncito, NM.
The sun glints off the sides of the eastbound Empire Builder at Java West, located about 3-1/2 miles east of Essex. Although just a large barren spot in the summer, once the snow falls, this area ... (more)
As the wind howls through the Rocky Mountains west of Denver, Amtrak P42DC #196 leads the new Winter Park Express west through the blowing snow at Crescent Siding on 1/8/17.
Amtrak train 80, the northbound "Carolinian" service, crosses over at Elm while approaching the platform in Greensboro, NC on December 14, 2017.
Amtrak's southbound Vermonter train #55 is southbound between rural Randolph and Bethel, Vermont. The daily train has P42 #43 in charge of the southbound trip on Thursday’s train.