Amtrak shuttle 490 with the cab car leading and P42 #116 on the back end prepares to shove out of the Windsor Amtrak station towards Springfield.
An eastbound Empire Builder makes a late trip across the northern plains in summer 2012. I no longer remember why it was late or why the consist order was odd.
Amtrak 116 gets some of the bugs washed off before leading the final leg of the Coast Starlight out of Portland into Seattle.
Amtrak #5 runs about 40 minutes late as it climbs up the Rocky Mountains towards Moffat Tunnel.
Amtrak #5, the California Zephyr sweeps around an S-Curve between Crescent and Plainview near Tunnel 18.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief carefully glides through the switches as it backs out of LAUPT. The deadheading train set is heading over to Amtrak's 8th street coach yard for service, it would head out ... (more)
Amtrak 116 leaves the campus of Cal Poly (SLO) behind as it charges up the Cuesta Grade with a late Coast Starlight train. Soon this train will be twisting and turning on top of the large hills ju... (more)
Amtrak #301 threads thru the switches at Iles as the train crosses over Norfolk Southern's Decatur-KC mainline.
AMTK 116 travels through Harper's Ferry on its evening trip...
In the only picture on RP of the Amtrak Crescent on-time in South Carolina, AMTK 116 idles in the station on a clear and starry Saturday night. The trailing unit was #824, the first Stimulu... (more)
A very late Captol Limited makes this early Sept shot possible from the famous Foley Overlook at night
The Empire Builder left the Twin Cities right on time, but 25 miles to the southeast that is no longer the case. The dispatcher recieved a signal that the lift bridge across the Mississippi in th... (more)
The eastbound Empire Builder is right on time as it works it's way past my viewpoint in Mounds Park.
Amtrak's southbound Coast Starlight descends Cuesta Grade towards San Luis Obispo.
Amtrak's Coast Starlight, still sporting some snow, makes it's descent from the snowy Cascade Summit. Next stop Eugene, home of the U of O Ducks.