A southbound Amtrak train crosses the bascule bridge over the St. John's River adjacent to Lake Monroe just outside Sanford.
The tower operator is at trackside with the train orders. The Turboliner is still on the Michigan line but will soon enter the former New York Central main as it proceeds west to Chicago.
I've always wanted a picture of Amtrak passing through Hawley and July 4, 2012 was finally my time. A very late Empire Builder heads east for its next stop in Detroit Lakes on a very hazy and sti... (more)
Tom Golden photo.
The Crescent highballs through Heflin on 'Black Friday.'
Amtrak's eastbound California Zephyr rolls through a patch of golden aspen trees high in the Colorado Rockies near Tolland, CO.
Southbound Amtrak #11 charges uphill towards Cascade Summit, OR, at Wicopee. It had just had to come to a stop one siding back at Heather in order for the crew to restart a shutdown trailing unit ... (more)
It's not every day you see Amtrak #8 westbound over the CP Mississippi River Bridge. #8 detoured over the BNSF St. Croix Subdivision from St. Paul - La Crosse after CP train 487 derailed in Winon... (more)
At 10:00AM Amtrak's Eastbound Empire Builder departs East Glacier and picks up speed across the Two Medicine Bridge.
Amtrak 70, the southbound Adirondack, leaves Port Henry behind as they run along the shore of Lake Champlain.
449 the westbound lakeshore limited at the high home signals besdie the station.
Amtrak 64 & 175 lead the westbound Southwest Chief east of Grants NM.
A rather familiar face on the Donner heads east running a bit behind schedule. As I recall, the weather the entire day was very much tolerable. Ideal for some quality time on the mountain.