Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha climbs out of Portage,WI. passing the Milwaukee Road's Portage round house.
Featured here is Amtrak's eastbound Southwest Chief #4 as seen from my side view mirror, along with a reflection off of the car itself. Running slightly behind schedule, it quickly makes its way t... (more)
Southbound Amtrak Cascades #517 races across the causeway over Chuckanut Bay just south of Bellingham, having just emerged from the tunnel through Clark's Point.
The tail end of the 4th move of new Amtrak Viewliner II baggage cars from CAF USA in Elmira, NY rolls NB on the old D&H. This train moved 10 new baggage cars and the train consist was AMTK 73, bag... (more)
Amtrak Train 97, the Silver Meteor, races past Jersey Avenue Station with a new ACS-64 on the point, and an even newer LDSL baggage car behind it.
Amtrak 152 heads north after making a brief stop in Newark.
Amtrak MP14B 592 sits in Chicago
One of Amtrak's high-speed Acela Express trains, #2110 (Washington DC to New York NY), with power car 2038 on the point, flies past a trio of Amtrak MPI-built GP15D locomotives waiting to head nor... (more)
The Lakeshore Limited is lead through Westfield NY by AMTK 157 and AMTK 156 on a sunny May morning.
Just after sunrise, Amtrak No. 6, the eastbound California Zephyr, curves into West Maxwell, Utah, on November 20, 2003.
Shadow Selfie: The exhaust from the lead locomotive is lying low and to the rear; it's likely that Amtrak's "Crescent" is making track speed (79 mph here) as it crosses the bridge over U... (more)
At 8:34 AM, the Pennsylvanian sprints eastbound through Cresson on a particularly cold but very sunny late spring day.
Some nice standard cab power leads the southbound Starlight. Note two baggage cars.
For most of the year, Via 98/Amtrak 63 waits at Niagara Falls without any company while customs is going on. Sometimes during the summer, the weekend evening GO excursion train will occupy the sam... (more)
Climbing through a snowy Crescent, Colorado, on March 19, 1998, is Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr.