California Zephyr's AMTK 43 makes the turn leading to the Big Ten Curve.
The California Zephyr runs down the hill from Arvada to Rocky, Colorado, passing the spur that at one time led trains to the Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Plant. The facility produced plutonium tr... (more)
A daily ritual takes places at the San Luis Obispo station as Amtrak 14, the northbound Coast Starlight, patiently waits just short of the platform for its southbound counterpart to finish its sta... (more)
Due to Tunnel work being done in the Chatsworth area, No. 14 the northbound Coast Starlight, detours through the Tehachapi Mountains to Bakersfield, up the Fresno Sub, over to Altamont pass and r... (more)
Amtrak No. 11 the southbound Coast Starlight Detours off the Coast Route at Oakland and runs over Altamont pass, and down the Fresno Sub to Tehachapi and on to Los Angeles due to Tunnel work being... (more)
Amtrak in Tehachapi. Due to MOW on the Coast Line, Amtrak's Coast Starlight took one of its rare detours through the scenic Tehachapi Pass, seen here winding through the curves near Calient... (more)
Amtrak's southbound Vermonter train #55 is southbound between rural Randolph and Bethel, Vermont. The daily train has P42 #43 in charge of the southbound trip on Thursday’s train.
The eastbound Pennsylvanian heads into the rising sun at Donohoe, Pa.
Eastbound Amtrak P030 rolls through the S curve approaching the eastbound signals at Salisbury Junction.
SunRail was a distant project when the Silver Star passed idling rock train power in downtown Orlando.
My only mainline train picture from my Florida trip, CSXT P092, Amtrak's Silver Star out of Miami pulls into Kissimmee for it's station stop along the former CSX A-Line now owned by the state for ... (more)
The "Pennsylvanian" departs the Altoona Amtrak station as it passes a few of the city's iconic buildings such as the Cathedral on the top right.
Currently en route towards Albuquerque, featured here we see Amtrak's eastbound Southwest Chief #4 as it travels through beautiful Rio Puerco, NM on a hot and sunny early August morning.
In September 1999, Hurricane Floyd hit the east coast of the United States. The storm struck North Carolina the hardest causing extensive flooding which led to over flowing of many rivers. ... (more)
Amtrak's Portland section of the Empire Builder rounds the curve adjacent to the Amtrak station in Vancouver.