Amtrak #5, The California Zephyr, rounds the horseshoe just east of Pinecliffe, Colorado. The train is about to enter the short bore of Tunnel #29.
Lots of snow in the Montana Rockies this year, so much so that an avalanche closed this route near Java yesterday. Earlier in February the Empire Builder made for a fine, albeit late, sight curvin... (more)
A late No. 8 will become even later as it eases to a stop at East Browning where it would wait nearly an hour for two westbound trains. BNSF had eight trains dead and tied down between Nyack and P... (more)
It takes a REALLY late Amtrak to be a daylight eastbound in NW Ohio and this day's Lakeshore is one of the very few I've shot in the last half dozen or so years in Toledo. Aside from being around... (more)
The South Manassas signal has yet to drop to red as the southbound Regional to Lynchburg hustles past
Amtrak P42DC #122 leads a Capital Corridor train into the Emeryville Amtrak station.
Amtrak P42DC #122 shoves an Amtrak California San Joaquin train out of the Modesto Amtrak station.
Built in 1928 by the legendary Pullman-Standard company 'Virginia City' first known as the 'Crystal Peak' was assigned to ply the rails of the SP-UP-C&NW between Oakland, CA and Chicago, IL bringi... (more)
The eastbound Capitol Limited passes through the modest yard at Hancock with its many switchstands, this morning decorated with snow, with a bit more falling.
Eastbound Amtrak 50, the tri-weekly Cardinal, scoots under a couple of vintage ex-C&O cantilever signals at Covington, VA.
Amtk Silver Meteor departing Rocky Mount southbound.
On New Year's Day 2011, weather forced Amtrak to turn the westbound Empire Builder (#7) around near Fargo. To get the train back to Chicago, it was coupled onto the rear of #8. Here the combined t... (more)
Beat-up P42DC 122 hauls 6 Amfleet coaches instead of the usual 5 on the Pennsylvanian westbound under the wires and Pennsy signal bridge at Devon.
P42DC 122 blows westbound through Wynnewood on the Keystone Corridor with the Pennsylvanian.
The eastbound Cardinal highballs through St. Albans on a beautiful morning bound for Charleston and points east on the C&O.