Spring finally starts arriving on the east slope of the Rockies near Glacier National Park as Amtrak's Empire Builder rolls across Two Medicine bridge on time after leaving East Glacier station. ... (more)
The Empire Builder speeds through Vermillion making good time from St. Paul to Red Wing.
The Empire Builder hauls out of the Twin Cites eastbound through the Red Rock signals in Newport with the full high season consist and the Amtrak Exhibit Train. Next stop is Red Wing in ab... (more)
An Acela Express snakes its way south under a canopy of catenary poles and wires. Amtrak Acela's are native to the Northeast part of the United States and can be identified by their silver skin a... (more)
Amtrak 406 (NPCU) leads Amtrak's Exhibit Train West on the CP Merriam Park Sub in Minneapolis, MN on a sunny afternoon.
The ever popular "Elizabeth from the parking garage shot" - I really need to catch up on my editing, lol. Captured on a beautiful cloud filled yet sunny day back in June of 2014.
Farewell...Just over a year ago, the scrapping of the first Amtrak AEM-7s commenced. With the last few active units having little time left on the road, Amtrak has announced a "Farewe... (more)
Amtrak P092 crosses the Cross Bayou canal bridge, running about 30 minutes late.
AEM-7 no. 937 and a sister AEM-7 lead a northbound Regional beneath the Bridge Street overpass in Metuchen.
Awaiting the arrival of 203 from Alexandria so that the two trains can be combined
An all matching Phase II consist is led by an E-60.
Happy Birthday, Amtrak! 5 years ago to the day I took this photo just north of the 9th street overpass on a day with similarly damp weather like today. We were putting finishing touches on the E... (more)
Amtrak 145 (Phase III Heritage) leads Amtrak Train 8 Empire Builder East through St. Paul, MN.
The Chief rolls through the big city of Rowe.
A "Hippo" on the loose!
An Amtrak long distance train, led by a then in service HHP-8, departs Philadelphia, southbound for Washington DC and points south. These locomotive's original ty... (more)