Even when the wind and snow are blowing, the 822 still looks good.
Running as advertised, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief splits the blades as it knocks down an intermediate pair of semaphore signals on this stunningly hot summer afternoon.
Representing Phases III, IV, and V; Amtrak's Southwest Chief descends off of Glorieta Pass and through Canyoncito, NM on a beautifully crisp Autumn afternoon. Also, an engineer makes his presence ... (more)
Running over two hours late, Amtrak's northbound Crescent makes its nightly station stop at Gainesville, Georgia with Amtrak's Phase I heritage unit in the lead.
Amtrak's Phase III Heritage unit #822 pulls the southwest chief as it heads west on the Mendota sub, Towards Galesburg, Illinois
The Ski Train aka Winter Park Express kicks up snow on a cold and blustery Rocky Mountain afternoon.
Amtrak Phase IV heritage unit ducks under the Pennsy signal bridge at CP Morgan with the westbound Empire Builder, meeting a inbound Metra. 2 of the 3 sets of position lights had been replaced, an... (more)
Amtrak Oddball: The 10501 is a former US Army hospital car that surprisingly made it into Phase IV. It was still in use at the time as a classroom and was quite a unique in having outlasted... (more)
It's a beautifully warm Spring afternoon, and featured here Phase III Heritage Unit #822 leads Amtrak's Southwest Chief through Canyoncito, NM moments after completing the trek down Glorieta Pass.
The silhouette of an engineer! Engineer Mike Niederhauser is at the controls of newly painted phase 2 heritage engine #130. Mike is a former Rio Grande employee so it is fitting that his tr... (more)
Foggy morning heritage
The afternoon "Downeaster" arrives in Boston with the heritage cab control car (painted to look like an F40 locomotive in Phase III paint).
Minutes before sunset, Amtrak's Phase I heritage unit leads southbound train 79 through Jamestown, NC on March 22, 2018.
Amtrak's Phase IV heritage unit leads a very late Lake Shore Limited west through New Carlisle in heavy lake effect snow.
Getting Ready for the Runby: An Amtrak conductor climbs aboard Heritage Unit #156 to get in position for the Autumn Express' photo runby at Rhinecliff-Kingston Station on Saturday, Octobe... (more)