Amtrak 20 glides through Monroe, VA where the Southern once had a depot, yard, roundhouse, and wye. All that remains is the single track mainline that the Crescent still traverses daily, now behin... (more)
Amtrak's Bloody Nose Phase 1 heritage unit leads the Crescent north on a beautiful morning in central Virginia.
Amtrak Empire Service train 237, passing the Spuyten Duyvil station, on Metro North's Hudson Line.
On a spectacularly clear day in Grover Beach, with the Pismo dunes visible stretching for miles in the background, Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight prepares to enter Price Canyon with a Dash-8 ... (more)
In a somewhat rare turn of events, a Dash-8 finds itself on the point of the northbound Coast Starlight as the train begins its passage over the towering Stenner Creek trestle. While Dash-8 leader... (more)
Running over two hours late, Amtrak's northbound Crescent makes its nightly station stop at Gainesville, Georgia with Amtrak's Phase I heritage unit in the lead.
The California Zephyr arrives in Denver and will leave shortly for the Colorado Rocky Mountains.
"AMTK 132, comply with Procedure XH at MP 373.26"
On Union Pacific rails, Procedure XH is issued for crossings "not working properly", which includes damaged gates. Here, Su... (more)
The 3:15pm Hiawatha bound for Milwaukee is just departed Union Station just minutes before as it passes CP Morgan.
Amtrak's Westbound Southwest Chief passes Verdemont in the early morning.