Fall is in the air as Amtrak's Southwest Chief #4 makes its way through Chapelle, NM, knocking down an active semaphore signal in the process.
Seen here, Amtrak's Southwest Chief splits a pair of intermediate semaphore signals located near Chapelle, NM as a thunderstorm brews overhead.
Featured here, we capture a glimpse of what is a daily occurrence. Running as advertised, Amtrak's Southwest Chief makes it's way past the last remaining operational Wig-Wag Signal on BNSF's natio... (more)
Having just met its eastbound counterpart, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief slowly proceeds past an active semaphore signal as it makes its way back onto the mainline.
Highlighted here, we see a close up view of the last remaining operational Wig-Wag signal on BNSF's system. Located in Delhi, CO this signal continues to withstand the test of time, as it sees onl... (more)
Running as advertised, Amtrak's Southwest Chief #3 makes its way underneath a Cantilever signal moments prior to ascending Raton Pass.
Having reached the summit of Glorieta Pass, running as advertised, Amtrak's Southwest Chief makes it's way out of Glorieta, NM on a beautifully stormy summer afternoon.
Living his dream, Assistant Conductor Trujillo waves to the camera as his train, Amtrak's Southwest Chief slowly pulls away from the station platform in Lamy, NM.
Seen here, the now retired Santa Fe Southern locomotive faces off against the head end of Amtrak's Southwest Chief as it idles alongside the station platform in Lamy, NM.
Timing is everything, as illustrated here. Featured here, we see a glimpse of what is certainly a one-time occurrence. Moments before knocking down an active semaphore signal, NMRX #101 leads an “... (more)
Seen here, Amtrak's Southwest Chief quickly traverses the southern plains of Colorado as it closes in on its next stop of Trinidad, CO.
In what is the middle of nowhere, we see the last remaining operational Wig-Wag signal on BNSF's system. Located between La Junta and Trinidad, CO this signal only sees Amtrak's Southwest Chiefs a... (more)
Featuring an enthusiastic crew, they wave as their train, Amtrak's Southwest Chief splits a pair of intermediate semaphore signals.
Featured here we see the meeting of Amtrak's Southwest Chiefs. From the cab of Amtrak's westbound #3, the engineer looks on as its eastbound counterpart streaks past.
It's a beautifully picturesque summer afternoon and here we see BNSF #3812 as it leads a 30 car tonnage train beneath the "Devil's Throne" in Cerrillos, NM. Due to current track maintena... (more)