As the snow falls deep within the Rocky Mountains, Amtrak's westbound California Zephyr climbs the grade out of Tolland Siding and up towards the Moffat Tunnel on December 23rd, 2017.
In the mid-morning sunlight, BNSF SD70MAC #9766 leads a late and long westbound California Zephyr out of Tonville Siding and on towards Denver. The rear eight coach cars on the train are for the W... (more)
Deep within the Rocky Mountains during a light snowfall, silence is interrupted as Amtrak's westbound California Zephyr races through Tolland Siding en route to the warmer state of California on J... (more)
After meeting the eastbound California Zephyr at Sulphur Siding, Amtrak's westbound California Zephyr snakes west through Byers Canyon on the UP Moffat Tunnel Subdivision running around 4 hours la... (more)
While the Denver Metro area experiences 40 degree temperatures and partly cloudy skies, a whole different weather story can be found deep within the Rocky Mountains. As the snow falls and the temp... (more)
With a temporarily adjusted schedule due to MOW activity on the Moffat line, Amtrak's westbound California Zephyr is currently running through the high country in the late afternoons. From a photo... (more)
Passengers on this westbound California Zephyr have lucked out with bluebird skies and peak fall colors as they leave Fraser, heading for perhaps the most scenic portion of the route as they follo... (more)
The westbound California Zephyr picks up speed as it departs Glenwood Springs along the Colorado River, lush and colorful at the peak of the autumn season
The westbound California Zephyr rumbles through the rocky red canyons of the Dotsero cutoff on a cold November afternoon
September in Colorado... I'll let the image do the talking.
Amtrak's Phase I heritage unit leads the westbound California Zephyr through Pinecliffe and on toward the Continental Divide
Amtrak's Phase I heritage unit leads the westbound California Zephyr through the tight confines of south boulder creek canyon
This past weekend Colorado got a doozie of a spring snowstorm. Denver only saw a few inches of accumulation due to melting, but just a few miles outside of town as the tracks enter the foothills n... (more)
Amtrak #5 has made quick work of the eastern slope of Donner Pass and will now roll down the hill towards Roseville.
Amtrak 5 rolls west through Benicia on the Cal-P