Amtrak(Milwaukee Road)Conductor Joe Bruckner loads passengers while deadheads Mike Walsh and Nicky Glab wait to board deadheading back to their home terminal at Milwaukee.
Company mail from the baggage car on the North Coast Hiawatha is carried to the Yard Office by the Clerk who's name escapes me right now.
Northbound "Silver Meteor"
The Empire Builder treats its passengers to a somewhat foggy morning along Puget Sound as the train arrives in Seattle, WA on its last lap from Chicago. The final 30 miles from Everett to Seattle ... (more)
The westbound North coast Hiawatha descends Homestake Pass above Interstate 90 east of Butte, MT. Riding a dome car down this hill is a bit like landing in Butte on an airplane. This line is curre... (more)
Amtrak's Capitol Limited rolls through West Newton on its way to Chicago.
An Acela consist rolls into Union Station past K Tower and two waiting MARC trains. Rush hour is just getting into full swing, and the two MARC consists will soon be backed into the station for l... (more)
Following a 'mainline-plug,' which I quickly learned as the honey bucket truck pulled alongside the train was not related to any air hose connections, Amtrak 11 finds itself parked in the Oakland ... (more)
A few old ExpressTrak reefersare with IPFX reporting marks.
A double header of F59PHIs lead this Pacific Surfliner through San Clemente at sunset.
Amtrak's Crescent runs past an MOW crew on Washington Union Terminal trackage in DC.
A northbound Amtrak Northeast Regional crosses Powells Creek at Woodbridge, Virginia.
In Service for Eighty-Two YearsAmtrak’s train #5, the westbound San Francisco Zephyr, has made its afternoon arrival at the old Southern Pacific 16th Street Station in Oaklan... (more)
Catching the late evening light at Redondo Junction, Amtrak's west coast painted Veteran's units AMTK 42 and AMTK 90208 look sharp as they're readied to participate in the upcoming California Pass... (more)