On a cloudless Saturday morning along the Southern California coast, a southbound Amtrak train sneaks up behind two unconcerned women out for their morning walk along a trackside trail.
It is a hot summer day as the eastbound Southwest Chief comes upon the first set of intermediate semaphores north of the village of Wagon Mound. The village name comes from the hill in the backgro... (more)
The westbound Pennsylvanian climbs the grade of Horse Shoe Curve.
Amtrak's Adirondack is leaving CN's St-Hyacinthe Sub and taking the the Rouses Point Sub as it crosses over Route 116. In the background is Southwark Yard, including CN 9576, which is switc... (more)
The Pennsylvanian makes its way through the scenic mountainous countryside of Pennsylvania as it heads over Horse Shoe Curve.
Run Away, Little Boy! Run Away!Amtrak's Pennsylvania pulls up to WORKS in Altoona, but not without a near-miss. The boy on the bicycle in the middle of the frame is one of several t... (more)
Amtrak 04T heads up track 2 through Lilly.
The westbound Capital Limited pops out of the iconic tunnel in preparation for its stop in Harpers Ferry.
Southbound Amtrak clearing the signal at track speed.
Peace to you as well Amtrak engineer!
On the morning before I flew back to Atlanta out of Minneapolis, I went down to Hastings, MN to try to capture some CP trains crossing the Mississippi River. The CP trains were a no-show, but I wa... (more)
Running less than 5 minutes behind schedule, the westbound Cardinal accelerates from the fuel stop in Russell, wasting no time enroute to the next destination of South Portsmouth, KY.
Running 24 minutes late, Amtrak 391 prepares to make the final stop before Carbondale, IL where the train will be turned and ready for 392 and be back in Chicago, IL for the night.