ODOT1 - Oh Dat 1 ugly piece of rolling stock. The newest Cascades Talgo set, sporting a cab car that could only have been designed by a committee, rolls through Tacoma for the first time, and it d... (more)
Oregon's brand new, state-of-the-art Talgo makes it's first move from testing in Pueblo to Sacramento. Afterwhich it will be turned and sent to Seattle for corridor and crew familiarization. This ... (more)
While a southbound UTA FrontRunner commute departs Salt Lake Central for Provo, a set of new Talgo Series VIII passenger coaches await departure for Sacramento.
Run as Amtrak train No. 983, a set of new Talgo Series VIII passenger coaches take a tour of the former D&RGW heading north through Riverton, Utah. The 983 would follow train No. 5 out of Salt Lak... (more)
The eastbound Capitol Limited passes a sitting V607 at Brunswick, Maryland.
Amtrak #89 with engine number 179 knocks down the 148.8. Soon to be replaced, part of CSX's major signal upgrades along the A line.
AMTK 179 leads AMTK 89 as it barrels under the signal at S. Micro, nearing the Selma-Smithfield Amtrak Station. The replacement of this signal, and others in this part of the CSX A-Line, is immine... (more)
Barn Bluff offers a good view of Red Wing and the eastbound Empire Builder pulling into the station.
The first rays of light illuminate the cut at Philson as Amtrak P030 makes its eastbound trek towards Cumberland.
"The City of New Orleans" comes ever closer to its final destination of Chicago as it charges through Manteno, IL, on old Illinois Central rails.
The Builder: Amtrak train 7, the Empire Builder, makes its way across the Two Medicine Bridge at East Glacier, Montana on the evening of July 3, 2011. The train is almost an hour late as it... (more)
Amtrak shares the Fayetteville depot with Subway restaurant.
Equipment for the day's Cost Starlight to Seattle backs into Los Angeles Union Station from 8th Street Yard by running up the Metrolink River Sub in downtown LA. This is classic Los Angeles to me,... (more)
The Coast Starlight passes through a section of the Rocky Prairie Natural Area near Waldrick RD in SE Thurston County, WA while into the first hours of its trip south to L.A.
The morning Quincy train has been terminated at Macomb due to track work.