Amtrak's Empire Builder heads North through the Seattle Waterfront on a sunny winter afternoon.
With enough power on the point to handle just under 20 cars, AMTK 119 and 42 lead this evening's edition of Amtrak 777 north out of Simi Valley with a grand total of six cars.
Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief makes it's way down Cajon running over 2 hours late.
Amtrak on the Modoc Line? Just barely. In summer 2003 UP was doing tunnel work in the Oregon Cascades. The Coast Starlights were terminated and turned at Eugene and Klamath Falls, with a bus bridg... (more)
In the last minutes of daylight, the Westbound Southwest Chief has just taken a cutoff at the South end of Galesburg to get from the old Burlington main and now enters the ex-AT&SF Transon.
With a devastating wildfire raging throughout Cajon Pass in southern California, Amtrak was forced to detour the eastbound Southwest Chief train #4 via Metrolink and Union Pacific to Mojave. With ... (more)
A late running Amtrak #3 passes Colton with the usual standard consist. No doubt this was 'train of the day' for a certain Cajon regular.
Still a few B&O CPLs around! I made a special trip out to Cumberland just to see them one more time. The eastbound Capitol Limited comes around the bend at West Hump; shortly it will pass... (more)
As Amtrak 07T races west through CP CONPIT on track two, a westbound train waits to cross from main three to main two in the shadows beyond the signal.
Amtrak P42DC 119 leads 175 on the P030 running east through Point of Rocks on its way down the CSX Metropolitan sub to Washington Union Station.
Running with an extra cabcar for the extra Thanksgiving passengers, Amtrak 716 nears the end of the idle inbound doublestack.
Amtrak running 40 minutes late passes by CW cabin as it starts to slow for there stop in Hinton.
NRHS excursion heads north at Solitude.
Operating over rare trackage, Amtrak P42DC No. 119 leads a Roanoke NRHS Chapter excursion train north over the NS Roanoke District at Stuarts Draft, enroute to Shenandoah from Roanoke.
Once in a year this NS line receives Amtrak Service, today on November 11 the special Amtrak train makes his way on through Arcadia, VA. The cars on the train were from the week before on Collis P... (more)