With the sun only a few minutes from dropping below the horizon, Amtrak's California Zephyr hurries east across the Great Basin Desert with retro phase IV colors leading the charge.
Amtrak's Capitol Limited #29 bypasses the Washington Grove MARC Station hut on a blazing summer day.
A rare morning thunderstorm, currently over the City of Boulder, creates some amazing contrast in the sky as partly cloudy skies dominate to the east over the plains. Under the unusual skies, we f... (more)
The Crescent picks up speed after departing Meriden, MS with the 130 phase ll heritage unit leading.
la voie qu'on aime. VIA Rail Canada 909 (P42DC/EPA-42a) led train 669 (Montreal, QC-Toronto, ON) on the afternoon of May 29, 2023, seen crossing the Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Canal approachin... (more)
50th Anniversary Pepsi can Amtrak’s 50th Anniversary locomotive No. 160, painted in snazzy “heritage” colors, leads the westbound California Zephyr at Coal Creek Canyon approachin... (more)
VIA 69 has wrapped P42DCs at each end and four LRC cars in four paint schemes as it passes the Turcot Interchange.
VIA 63 has VIA 920 and five LRC cars as it passes a wall of condos by the Peel Basin.
Led by a matched pair of GE P42DCs, Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr begins its journey through the Rocky Mountains on Union Pacific's Moffat Tunnel Subdivision. The eight-car passenger trai... (more)
The California Zephyr runs through Rollinsville, Colorado as it climbs higher on the Moffat Tunnel Sub.
The California Zephyr leaves downtown Denver and passes under the Park Avenue Viaduct and by a Warbonnet waiting for service at the BNSF engine servicing facility.
A rare sight finds the California Zephyr leaving the Cheyenne, Wyoming depot. Flooding in Nebraska damaged sections of track, necessitating the diversion through the northern part of Nebraska and... (more)
Amtrak 4 slows down due to signal issues during a thunderstorm. The famed “Wagon Mound” can be seen among the dark clouds and distant thunderheads.
The California Zephyr passes through Carr, Colorado as it runs on the Greeley Sub towards Denver.
The California Zephyr #5 train runs through West Tonville on the Brush Sub at sunrise.