A 15 car American Orient Express luxury cruise train departs Utah's Salt Lake Valley area for Grand Junction, Colorado.
It's well after sunset and snow is beginning to fall on the evening of January 28, 2000. Amtrak No. 4, the Southwest Chief, leaves Wagon Mound, New Mexico in a dark cloud of snow. The mesa visible... (more)
Amtrak train #3 crews exchange a few words while the P42 locomotives are refueled in Albuquerque.
Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief is running just a little over 5 hours late this morning, seen running along the Cajon Sub at Bryman road.
The Builder is crossing the Nason Creek Trestle as passengers are waking to a beautiful sunrise in the Cascade Mountains. In a few minutes they will be treated to the darkness of the 8 mile long ... (more)
Northbound Coast Starlight #14 is detouring over the ex SP Saugus Line and over the Tehachapi's due to bridge replacement work on the Coast Line. Amtrak #92 leads its train past the East switch at... (more)
Amtrak Pennsylvanian westbound on the Keystone Corridor.
Eastbound @ Cove
The remnants of yesterdays snow storm makes Greensburg look like a Winter Wonderland, as the Pennsylvanian slows for it's station stop.
Lead by Amtrak 92, the eastbound "Pennsylvanian" races across the Defect Detector at MP 131.7 on the NS Pittsburgh Line, while enroute to its station stop in Harrisburg.
P42DC 92 banks hard into the curve westbound with the Pennsylvanian at Wynnewood Station on the Keystone Corridor.
Going through the wash.
Detouring Coast Starlight #14 heads up Soledad Canyon at Ravenna.
A light rain falls as detouring northbound Amtrak train #14 starts its way through the loop at Walong in the Tehachapi mountains.
Under stormy skies, detouring northbound Amtrak train #14 winds through the old west end of Bealville siding as it approaches Tunnel 2 in the Tehachapi mountains.