Battling the stiff grade out of Bealville as the sun dips below the horizon, Amtrak 11, the southbound Coast Starlight, turns toward Tunnel 3 as it detours over Tehachapi Pass. Turning inland afte... (more)
Running on schedule, the eastbound Capital Limited works down the east slope of Sandpatch Grade at Fairhope.
A Sounder F59PHI is sandwiched by an Amtrak MP15 switcher and P42 in the Seattle Yard.
The first of three snow storms to hit the Arizona Divide has started to impact the college town of Flagstaff, Ariz. With roads covered with snow and ice, the high volume of traffic from the BNSF T... (more)
The southernmost foothills of the Rocky Mountains shine in the early morning sun as Amtrak's Southwest Chief negotiates the tight bends of the famed Raton Pass.
Fresh out of a brief station stop in Raton, AMTK train 3, the southbound run of the Southwest Chief, glides across the prairies and grasslands of northern New Mexico, which line the Raton Subdivis... (more)
An Amtrak Cascades train makes its way through the scenic Pacific Northwest. Tunnel, water, mountains and million dollar homes... this place has it all!
On a pleasant Fall morning, the Eastbound Empire Builder scurries across the famed Two Medicine Bridge leaving Glacier National Park behind.
Like a snake in the grass, here we see Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief #3 as it slowly negotiates the twists and turns of Apache Canyon, on a warm and sunny mid-spring afternoon. Coming in at a... (more)
Seen here, on a beautifully warm mid-May afternoon, passengers await the arrival of Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief #3 as it pulls up alongside the station platform in Lamy, NM.
Amtrak train No. 5, the westbound California Zephyr, exits Tunnel 8 and curves around the former location of Tunnel 9 on a 2 percent grade through the tunnel district west of Plainview, Colorado, ... (more)
The eastbound California Zephyr passes the junction with the U.P. Craig branch, which curves up the hill to the right. Amtrak units 129 & 191 with seven cars.
A rare occurrence with Amtrak P089-06 stopped at North Collier waiting for the CSX track maintainers to clear up after working on the crossover switch from track one to track two.
The westbound California Zephyr emerges from the short Tunnel 29 alongside one of the gnarliest sections of South Boulder Creek.
Springtime in the Rockies Amtrak train No. 5, the California Zephyr, climbs up the 2 percent grade between Tunnels 8 and 10 west of Plainview, Colorado, on the morning of June 8, 2013. ... (more)