Afternoon light on the eastbound Empire Builder isn't usually possible in Dakota, MN unless they're running late. In this case they were as they near River Junction almost 6 hours behind schedule... (more)
The Empire Builder #8 comes into Whitefish five hours late. The Amtrak staff at the depot reported mechanical issues back in Seattle as the reason.
After a brief station stop and crew change, a very late Empire Builder is back on the move eastbound for St. Paul.
Over 6 hours late, the eastbound Empire Builder dodges clouds as it sprints through Sauk Rapids, just a couple of miles shy of its next stop at St Cloud.
Amtrak's eastbound Crescent rolls thru Leeds on a pleasant evening in Alabama.
Amtrak 5 rolls out of Tunnel 35 and isn't expecting to find the dozen trespassers behind me, around the blind corner. The train took a 9 minute delay thanks to the folks kicking off New Years earl... (more)
Amtrak #5 finishes the double spot in Truckee before heading West up and over Donner Pass, on a snowy December 31st.
On New Years Eve, the Westbound California Zephyr rolls through a snowy Winter wonderland, also known as Donner Pass.
A late outbound California Zephyr rolls past track workers as it approaches the Naperville Amtrak/Metra Station while an outbound scoot approaches the crossovers on main two just east of Napervill... (more)
First day of service for Amtrak's new train between Lynchburg, VA and Washington, DC (continuing on the Northeast Corridor beyond Washington).
Amtrak P051, the Westbound Cardinal zips by St. Albans running just over an hour late.
The Westbound Capitol Limited arrives for a station stop at Harpers Ferry, with two private cars on the end, 800712 California Zephyr "Silver Quail" and 1041 Canadian National "Mets"
BANG! CLICK HERE to see a "Railvideo" of an Amtrak at the same spot hitting the snow bank last year... Piece... (more)
The "Palmetto" flies high over Weldon on its way to the Roanoke River bridge