Finally done for the night. Amtrak crews make the final preparations before taking the train to the yard where it will await its next assignments the next day.
On September 30, 2017, the mountain valley surrounding Tolland, Colorado, is painted in the colors of autumn as Amtrak’s California Zephyr heads westbound towards the Moffat Tunnel.
Amtrak 168 leads the westbound California Zephyr west around the curve at Light Road near Oswego.
The westbound California Zephyr is running on time on this Tuesday and slows for the stop at Glenwood Springs. A presence of large organized tours in this region is noticeable with the coach bus p... (more)
Shortly after sunset, we see Amtrak's Southwest Chief as it streaks past the semaphore signals located in Chapelle, NM as darkness sets in.
When it comes to photography more often than not timing and some luck can make all the difference, as illustrated here. Running approximately six hours behind the advertised due to track maintenan... (more)
Some of my best shots were never in the planning stages. When it comes to Amtrak running the wye on CSXT's Aloma Spur near downtown Sanford, you just have to be there. Here, #168 has done just t... (more)
A 4+ hour late Amtrak 92 blizzards its way into Raleigh on a clear signal by the N.C. State Fairgrounds. The train was behind schedule due to colliding with a truck in Kissimmee, FL.
Amtrak's northbound Carolinian passes a stopped NS 158 at the new cantilever signal at Lexington amidst the backdrop of the idle Dixie Plant.
Amtrak's Capital Limited passes the historic Point of Rocks station.
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr wiggles through the curves in Red Gorge west of Radium, Colorado, on November 6, 2012.
AMTK 168 brings a southbound Amtrak Cascades into the Vancouver Station. BNSF 1599 idles on an adjacent track.
Southbound "City of New Orleans" South Jackson
Running 12 hours and 21 minutes behind schedule, Amtrak's westbound California Zephyr makes a rare daylight run over Soldier Summit on July 17, 2015.
The westbound Capitol Limited heads into the setting sun as it passes the decommissioned WB Tower at Brunswick, Maryland.