Shortly before leaning into the sweeping curve just north of Camarillo, the private car "Cyrus K. Holiday" has its rear platform blasted by the golden light of sunset as it brings up the... (more)
Racing the setting sun, Amtrak's southbound Coast Starlight approaches the sweeping curve at Camarillo as it nears the one hour mark from its final destination of Los Angeles Union Station.
A clutter-free yard this morning, very rare to not have cars for CSXT staged in the background.
Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief is running over eight hours late due to hitting a vehicle just east of Trinidad, CO. As a result, this provided for some rare daylight mileage for Amtrak across ... (more)
A small train consisting of a P42DC and a single Metroliner Cab slowly make their way west through the complicated interlocking to the Harrisburg Line. This eq... (more)
The Capitol Limited passes by the historic Point of Rocks station that sits at the junction of the CSX Metropolitan and Old Main Lines. The station was built in 1873 by E. F. Baldwin for the Balti... (more)
Amtrak 6 the Zephyr hurries across the High desert of eastern Utah.
Every once and awhile you find yourself in exactly the right place, at exactly the right time; and this was definitely one of those times. Seen here, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief #3 idles on... (more)
Seen here, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief #3 slowly negotiates the twists and turns of scenic Glorieta Pass on an absolutely beautiful early spring afternoon.
Departing DC with the Capitol building in the background
Amtrak No. 8, the eastbound Empire Builder crosses Gaynor trestle over Nason Creek at MP 1696 near Berne, WA. This train had two units, a deadhead Superliner car and four private cars on the rear.
A trio of P42s lead the California Zephyr west along the Carquinez Strait shoreline.
After some morning rain, the weather starts to briefly clear up as the Westbound Empire Builder slows down for the station stop at Edmonds. Note: yes, this was indeed the the same 112 that gotten ... (more)
Amtrak train #303 passes the old Union Electric Light and Power Company's Power Plant along the Mississippi River in St. Louis,MO as it detours on TRRA's High Line. 2/28/10
Amtraks northbound Coast Starlight is near Chiloquin, OR