Amtrak’s California Zephyr meets a westbound BNSF freight at Rocky, Colorado, on the afternoon of June 28, 2014. In a half hour or so, eastbound No. 6 be in Denver, seen on the horizon jutting up ... (more)
In a scene that's become all too familiar this Winter, Amtrak 135 leads the eastbound "California Zephyr" through the S-Curves at Yuba Pass.
Rounding the curve and headstrong into a harsh Sierra Blizzard, Amtrak's Eastbound California Zephyr rolls through Yuba Pass.
The rising sun catches the contours of Amtrak's California Zephyr as it skates eastbound across the Utahan desert floor.
Amtrak's California Zephyr #6 speeds east across the ex D&RGW near Thompson, UT with a few friendly toots of the horn from the engineer. Next stop is Grand Junction,CO with an eventual destination... (more)
Amtrak number 6 passes the small community of Cameron Illinois
The two GE P42DCs on Amtrak No. 6, the California Zephyr, smoke a bit coming out of a curve beneath the imposing Bookcliffs between Solitude and Floy, Utah, on the morning of March 5, 2012. Union ... (more)
Rio Grande's Intermountain Power to Valley Camp coal train (with UP pool power) challenges Amtrak's California Zephyr to a race through the Red Narrows of Spanish Fork Canyon on July 29, 1990. Bot... (more)
New Year's Day 1991 finds Amtrak's California Zephyr train No. 6 climbing the Mapleton Bench near Spanish Fork with freshly shopped and painted F40PH No. 353 in the lead.
On a beautiful August morning. Amtrak 5 and 117 pull California Zephyr train number 6 thought the west end of Soldier Summit.
After stopping at Magra to let traffic ahead clear, Amtrak No. 6 accelerates up the steep Donner grade.
"Hey! Over here! Don't miss me!" yells a friendly crew member, eliciting a smile from the photographers watching the eastbound California Zephyr pull out of Truckee.
Amtrak No. 6 prepares to depart 16th Street Station in Oakland.
Amtrak's eastbound California Zephyr has just emerged from Moffat Tunnel and will begin its descent down the Front Range into Denver.