A trio of P42s lead the California Zephyr west along the Carquinez Strait shoreline.
Amtrak No 5’s engineer gets onboard GE P42DC No. 134 on the morning of October 14, 2012. This view of the California Zephyr’s station stop in Denver from Wewatta Street will soon vanish. For sever... (more)
Amtrak 203 leads train #5 through Bristol, about to cross over from 2 to 1.
Onboard the westbound 'California Zephyr', front range of the Colorado Rockies, Plainview, CO, Amtrak P42DC #70 on the point. For more pics & videos from my collection see my website at http://nor... (more)
"Through the Rockies, not around them." That was the mantra of the old Denver & Rio Grande Western--and nowhere was it more appropriate than climbing the front range of the Rockies. This was David... (more)
Westbound "California Zephyr" leaves Truckee which was covered by a blanket of fresh late-season snow.
Amtrak P42 22 leads the westbound California Zephyr through Westmont.
The fill that washed out: Thick fog is lifting off of the Flatirons west of Plainview, Colorado, as Amtrak’s No. 5, the California Zephyr, climbs the Front Range of the Rockies on the morning on M... (more)
Amtrak No. 5, the California Zephyr is westbound, but for a moment on the approach to Big 10 Curve, is pointed east into the morning sun, as the train travels between Rocky and Clay on May 31, 201... (more)
Amtrak No. 5, the California Zephyr, leaves Crescent, Colorado, on the morning of March 10, 2013. Amtrak heritage locomotive No. 145 painted in “phase III” paint scheme leads the train through a f... (more)
The outbound California Zephyr highballs into Western Springs, headed for the west coast.
Amtrak P42 24 leads the westbound California Zephyr through Western Springs.
The westbound California Zephyr just exits snowshed 47 above Donner Lake. A late season blizzard had dropped at least 2 feet of snow the night before. Despite the difficult road conditions I manag... (more)
Union Pacific SD70M No. 4332 and Promontory Rail Tour's 'Moonlight Dome' were spotted at Salt Lake Central station on Sept. 8, 2013.