Amtrak #3 heads down Cajon Pass in the early morning running the usual 2+ hours late.
With all the great photos of Amtrak GP38H-3 #520 leading its first revenue passenger train as the sole power in many years, I thought it would be fitting to show an example of this unit 20 years a... (more)
A late running Amtrak 3 passes the new signal bridges at Rana, just south of San Bernardino.
Amtrak Northeast Regional Virginia Service train 95 arrives in the "Center of the Universe" at 6:02 PM.
Southbound Palmetto coming up to the next station stop here in town. Running about an hour late on the first day setting the clocks back an hour forward.
Amtrak 192 leads the westbound California Zephyr through Hinsdale.
On Christmas Eve in 2007, Amtrak’s eastbound Empire Builder passes the small BNSF yard and Izaak Walton Inn at Essex, Montana. Three GE P42DCs power the holiday-swollen consist and are ready for a... (more)
The northbound Coast Starlight bursts out of a large rock cut just south of Cougar, California on the long climb to Grass Lake beneath the spectacular backdrop of Mount Shasta. Taken just 20 secon... (more)
Train 14 had a consecutively numbered head-end on this trip north, the 192 and 191. Also, riding on the tail were three private cars: the Colorado Pine, Iowa Pacific Sky View obs and the Baton Rou... (more)
The morning Amtrak train heads out from Denver's Union Station, passing under one of the many viaducts that carry vehicle traffic over the heavy and light rail lines radiating from the downtown tr... (more)
The sunrise lights up the morning Amtrak train as it runs through the BNSF Denver Yard on its way to Union Station.
A P42 sits on LEESDALE siding after being set out the night prior by Amtrak 11. This was the lead unit in a fatal accident with a car in Oxnard, and was severely damaged.
The westbound Capitol Limited passes Shenandoah Junction, West Virginia.
Northeast Regional (formerly Twilight Shoreliner and Night Owl) train number 67 sees the light of day by the time he reaches Ashland, Virginia. Today there are a handful of passengers in Ashland w... (more)
Quiet Time. Well, it was quiet, but then a train rumbled by.
For another shot of the marina that day, go here.