The Lynchburg Regional heads south through Remington; next stop Culpeper
NB Hiawatha departs Chicago for its run to Milwaukee as the Subway L passes overhaed
The Amtrak Maple Leaf retains the same P42DC as it cruises into St. Catharines almost an hour late. Toronto-Niagara Falls VIA 95 would have to wait outside the station limits for the Maple Leaf t... (more)
VIA 97 glides into Niagara Falls VIA station with the usual sights. Here it will unload/load passengers, aquire its American crew, and its new assortment of snacks and meals before it crosses the ... (more)
Check out the wreath on the knuckle of the P42....I'll be home for Christmas! And if you were on Amtrak 91 you will not only be home but home on time as the Silver Star paces US 17 t... (more)
Running about three hours behind schedule, Amtrak 44 leads a westbound California Zephyr down the Dotsero Cut-Off along the scenic Colorado River.
The on-time Capital Limited is near it's stop at Cumberland, with eight of the dirtiest passenger cars I think I've ever seen!
Happy Birthday Amtrak. The Capitol has made its way into Chicago and after dropping off passengers at Union Station is now backing the train into the wash racks for a bath and did those cars ever... (more)
Deep in Appalachia, Amtrak 50, the eastbound Cardinal knocks down the WS Cabin interlocking, approaching the White Sulphur Springs Depot. To my right, out of the scene is the location of The Green... (more)
The Capital Limited picks up track speed as it passes Mexico Tower and a waiting coal empty as it heads east for Washington DC.
Amtrak's Coast Starlight #11 pauses at Oakland with Amtrak Cascades #467 in tow to LA for repairs and servicing.
#8 was on-time this September morning as it glided across Sheep Creek trestle behind a pair of GE's.
Even a train of this magnitude and importance is dwarfed by the massive Susquehanna River bridge, opened by the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1906. The special that carried President-elect Barack Obama... (more)
Old Glory stands proud and onlookers wave at the Georgia 300 which is where Barack Obama and Joe Biden are riding in style from Philly to Washington.