The Amtrak Winter Park Ski Train's AMTK 406 is 'tail end charlie' for the morning run between Denver's Union Station and the ski resort. 406 will be on point for the evening run back to Denver.
As the day's snow storm subsides, Amtrak's phase 3 painted NCPU leads the last Boston-bound Downeaster passed the recently restored B&M Plaistow depot.
Amtrak 406, a NPCU, leads Amtrak 380 (Illinois Zepher) out of the Naperville station.
Amtrak 406 crests Lake Hill in Milwaukee, WI with a Chicago-Milwaukee (or the Prairie States ??) train in October of 1974. Bob Ferge photo from my collection.
Amtrak "Downeaster" 692 flies by Newton Junction with AMT Phase III heritage 406 leading. It's nice to see Amtrak employees keep the Downeaster-only tradition of wearing a wreath on the nose duri... (more)
Two days after the first snow fell, Amtrak Downeaster 682 crosses over at Winchester Interlocking led by NPCU #406.
Amtrak 406 leads the Illinois Zephyr east through Westmont.
From mid-August thru September, Amtrak's "Downeaster" service offered "The Great Dome" tickets on certain trains between Brunswick and Boston. The fact they turned the consist... (more)
I can remember when Amtrak in Brunswick was just a whisper on the wind, now they have dominance here as well as their own facility. From mid-August thru September, Amtrak's "Downeaster"... (more)
Amtrak’s Winter Park Express ski train lays over in the siding at Fraser, Colorado, on January 7, 2017. The train takes skiers from Denver to Winter Park in the morning, with the empty train layin... (more)
Led by their 40th anniversary NPCU No. 406, Amtrak Downeaster 683 passes Mystic Junction with Boston looming in the background.
In a scene reminiscent of the 1990's, Amtrak's 40th Anniversary NCPU is coupled to the matching great dome "Ocean View" on the Downeaster.
AMTK 406 in its CenturyLink wrap rounds the curve at Crescent Siding as the westbound Winter Park Express continues its trip up to the Winter Park Ski Resort.
With the normal "Cabbage" unit used on this route gone to Chicago for inspecting, Amtrak's phase three heritage F40 NPCU was put in until the usual returns. Here the southbound train is ... (more)