A classic shot to be found of Amtrak #3 along its route in the northern part of New Mexico. Though all the snow has cleared from the rails, it's still a chilly 50 degrees out with a wind chill of ... (more)
The first of three snow storms to hit the Arizona Divide has started to impact the college town of Flagstaff, Ariz. With roads covered with snow and ice, the high volume of traffic from the BNSF T... (more)
Amtrak 20 blasts through the town of Central, SC, disrupting the peace of an otherwise calm night, with a highly acceptable duo in the lead.
Because of a derailment in the Cascades, the northbound Coast Starlight was going to terminate at Klamath Falls. On a cold morning before any buses arrived, Amtrak decided to wye the train at Texu... (more)
For the second day in a row the Coast Starlight is about 13 hours late as it makes a rare daylight run through downtown Burbank on its way to nearby Los Angeles.
Amtrak 356 crosses over at the crest of Lake Hill with a southbound Hiawatha in December of 1994. A freight waits in the background while another is in the siding.
Starting its 300-mile trek to Chicago, Amtrak's "Saluki" accelerates out of the ex-Illinois Central yard, with the old steam-era concrete coal bunkers still standing in the background. ... (more)
Amtrak's eastbound Maple Leaf pauses at the Niagara Falls, Ontario station. Power is a former GO Transit GP40TC.
Westbound Amtrak No. 14 the Coast Starlight rolls along the Gaviota Coast between El Capitan and Refugio State Parks, west of Santa Barbara Ca.
The Veterans and Phase 1 engines lead the westbound California Zephyr along the Colorado River at Burns, CO.
The westbound California Zephyr winds through Gore Canyon with the Veterans and Phase 1 teamed up.
Coming off the high speed curve at the north end of Camarillo, Amtrak 14 hustles out of town as it heads for the straight of way between Camarillo and Oxnard - it's next scheduled station stop.
Amtrak P42 5 leads the Texas Eagle south through downtown Lemont.
The Winter Park Express is parked under the iconic sweeping canopy of the Denver Union Station, and shares the platform with the commuter rail trains which come and go every 15 minutes. On Saturd... (more)