The northbound Silver Star makes its way over the James River with ominous skies.
The "Vermonter" ducks into the tunnel under Bellows Falls charming downtown district.
Featuring a photogenic crew, an engineer throws up "Jazz Hands" as his train, Amtrak's Southwest Chief traverses the quaint community of Rowe, NM on this stormy New Years Day.
A lone P42 sits under the bright yard lights with the 1929 Sears building in the background.
Amtrak 11 heads around the S-curves at Metz in the heart of the Salinas Valley. There's so many great shots on this stretch of the Coast Line, but unfortunately a lack of consistent traffic aside ... (more)
Amtrak 07T Horseshoe Curve
Four locomotives, four different models; P42DC, P40DC, F40, ACS-64. Not an easy feat on Amtrak.
Amtrak PO 30 Rounds the curve near the Black Dog Coffee Shop
August 12, 2014. Running roughly 3 hours behind schedule, Amtrak’s westbound Southwest Chief #3 makes an appearance just outside of Galisteo, NM on an absolutely beautiful mid-August afternoon.
Just beginning its long journey to the west coast, the westbound Southwest Chief races through Westmont.
Amtrak 3, the Southwest Chief, glides into Blanchard, NM for a late meet with Amtrak 4. The SLSF "Cimarron River", chartered by the St. Louis NRHS, brings up the rear of the train.
Amtrak 3, the Southwest Chief, approaches the east portal of Raton Tunnel at Wootton, CO with the former Frisco car, Cimarron River in tow. The St. Louis NRHS chapter chartered the Cimarron River ... (more)
A few new units in the group... Two new gensets still awaiting testing for service as well as the 605 in the back ground, returning from the AAR test center in Pueblo.
Shortly after sunrise