September 2nd's edition of the SB Carolinian was carrying some extra weight. Two F59PHI's, on from Amtrak Cascades and one form the Pacific Surfliner, were going to NCDOT to fill an equipment shor... (more)
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr curves toward Tunnel 1 just east of Plainview, Colorado, on the morning of January 4, 2019.
"..and graveyards of rusted autombiles. Good Morning America!" On the first morning of 2019, Amtrak 76 leads the southbound City of New Orleans through the small delta farming community... (more)
The first run of the 2019 Winter Park Express/Ski Train works upgrade and away from Denver. This year there was a lounge car added to the middle of the consist.
Amtrak’s eastbound California Zephyr drops downgrade on Union Pacific’s Moffat Tunnel Subdivision at Coal Creek Canyon west of Clay, Colorado, on the morning of January 12, 2001. No. 6 normally ro... (more)
Amtrak's continued maintenance in late 2018 led to weekends of Dual modes and P42's as cab cars.
Two Different Kinds of "Peace Be With You." As Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight races out of Camarillo, the engineer of today's train throws up a piece sign after noticing the... (more)
Skittles...Taste The Rainbo...err...P42. With its job of leading the westbound Sunset Limited complete, AMTK 2 leads its train into the wash rack inside Amtrak's 8th Street Coach Yard. Afte... (more)
#156 has a habit of showing up as the years change here in Central FL, 2018 is no exception! The "Silver Star" rolls across the well known drawbridge on the eve of New Year's Eve.
Pretty nifty, eh? A "Friends of the 261" excursion from the Twin Cities to Duluth & back makes its way across Grassy Point....but...without 261. When we were told it was going out to w... (more)
On a cool, blustery, overcast evening, No. 11 the southbound Coast Starlight cruises along the Ventura Coast to Los Angeles
VIA 907 has just crossed over the Delisle river as VIA 624 approaches Coteau Jct, where the train will leave VIA Rail's Alexandria Sub and continue to Montreal on CN's Kingston Sub.
Amtrak No. 120 leads No. 11, the southbound Coast Starlight into the San luis Obispo SP station as Amtrak No. 14 the northbound Coast Starlight departs.
Reflecting on 2018. Some of the unusual occurrences that became more common this year was the appearance of both P42s and double ended trains on the Amtrak Hudson Line. Here we get both as Amtrak’... (more)
Amtrak BNSF Circle Charter train awaits departure from Memphis.