The off-season consist of the Empire Builder is about an hour into its trip to Seattle as it approaches the Milwaukee County line.
Amtrak 116 departs Chicago with the eastbound Hoosier State.
The extra hour of sun thanks to the time change for daylight savings has allowed the opportunity to shoot the California Zephyr arriving for the evening stop at Denver's Union Station.
Shining in the first light of day, Amtrak train 80 passes a stopped freight train on its way north through Thomasville, NC on March 18, 2018.
Amtrak 3 leads the California Zephyr westbound at Tunnel 29. This location is where the railroad exits South Boulder Canyon.
Amtrak 114 makes easy work of the 2% grade as it skips towards Tunnel One on the Moffat tunnel Subdivision. This tranquil and famous railman spot along the Front Range will soon be surrounded by h... (more)
The setting sun casts long shadows as this evening's California Zephyr runs past the UP's North Yard and BNSF's intermodal facility and will soon arrive at Denver's Union Station.
A tardy Blue Water makes its way into Chicago as it crosses the lift bridge spanning the South Branch Chicago River.
From 150 to 40. VIA 904 has a logo celebrating VIA Rail's 40th anniversary, as rolling stock previously wrapped for Canada's 150th anniversary in 2017 is slightly modified. It is leading VI... (more)
The California Zephyr pulls away from Denver's Union Station. Since this photo was taken this area has seen a building boom, with high rise office buildings and expensive apartments and condos.
"Quality Wash Speed: 2 MPH". Washing of AMTRAK cars and locomotives, at Chicago's 18th Street Amtrak locomotives facility, in the city of winds.
A snowy Amtrak 79 rounds the curve by the old Page-Walker Motel.
AMTK 85 leads Sunset Limited #2 through Richmond, TX as it heads for Houston, running nearly on-time.
The California Zephyr travels through the foothills west of Denver on its way to California.
A pair of P42's lead Amtrak's Lakeshore Limited as it passes through the junction of I-490 and I-590 in Rochester known as the Can of Worms. Locomotives:AMTK 203 P42DCAMTK 166 P42D... (more)