An early spring evening at Hudson Station.
With threatening skies looming in the background, Amtrak's Maple Leaf, lead by the Phase IV Heritage Unit, races through East Rochester. Locomotives:AMTK 184 P42DC
Amtrak's Maple Leaf crosses into the United States over the Niagara Gorge on the Whirlpool Rapids Bridge. The train will make an extended station stop at the Niagara Falls station to allow passeng... (more)
Amtrak's Maple Leaf heads south along the Black Rock Canal and I-190, passing a pumping station for the City of Buffalo. Locomotives:AMTK 95 P42DC
Amtrak's Maple Leaf crosses over the Niagara River and into the United States from Canada on the Whirlpool Rapids Bridge on a sunny spring day. The bridge on the left is an abandoned railroad brid... (more)
Looking across the Niagara Gorge from the American side, Amtrak's Maple Leaf departs the Niagara Falls, Ontario Station for the US.Locomotives:AMTK 95 P42DC
Amtrak's Maple Leaf approaches Buffalo along the Niagara River and passes the the Peace Bridge border crossing between the United States and Canada. Locomotives:AMTK 95 P42DC
Amtrak's Maple Leaf has just crossed over the Niagara Gorge from Canada and is making an extended station stop at the new station in Niagara Falls where customs and immigration work will be comple... (more)
The first 40th Anniversary retro unit, 822, leads the eastbound Maple Leaf through a wintry scene beneath classic New York Central signals (that are now history) on Christmas Eve 2013.
The easbound Maple Leaf plods along through the farmland of upstate NY on a dreary winter day.
The Maple Leaf highballs out of Buffalo-Depew for points east with the best looking heritage paint scheme that ever existed.
"Amtrak Boards at Beacon" Amtrak passengers board Amtrak 64, the southbound Maple Leaf, at Metro North's Beacon Station, which is not served by Amtrak.
While heading south dow... (more)
The Maple Leaf picks up speed after departing the temporary station stop at the New York State Fairgrounds. The unique view is from the grandstand that is going to be torn down soon and not repla... (more)
The Maple Leaf is officially in the United States and after a stop in Niagara Falls, wastes no time getting up to speed for the rest of the trip to New York City.