The Empire Builder slides through the S curves as the engineer keeps an eye on me.
Lincoln Service train heads southbound. The locomotive front looks a bit worse for wear! First photo submitted to RailPictures.net.
Framed by the indigenous live oaks and Spanish moss of the lowcountry, the northbound Palmetto flies through Switzerland, just a few minutes away from its first station stop at Yemassee. (Tripod-m... (more)
Southbound Amtrak "Lincoln Service" train in Granite City, Illinois near WR Tower, on the last leg of its trip from Chicago to St. Louis on a cold mid-January afternoon. The train was about 9 min... (more)
Amtrak P030 over the Potomac River is about to enter the tunnel at Harpers Ferry with an unusual consist containing a P32-8W in the third slot and 5 Virginia Railway Express passenger cars for del... (more)
Amtrak's westbound Empire Builder streaks by the downtown St. Paul skyline.
Today's parade of westbounds culminates with the passage of the Empire Builder, right on time.
The westbound Empire Builder gets up to speed after a station stop in Columbus.
Shorty after sunrise Amtrak's Capitol Limited makes it's way downgrade and around the horseshoe at Mance.
Westbound P029 arrives at Harpers Ferry Station with engine 135 looking like it has been thru a war zone.
The westbound Pennsylvanian passes through the cut at Benny.
Canon EOS20D, 400mm f/5.6L USM
Holding to allow passengers on.
The Southwest Chief is 10 miles into its cross country trip as it sprints through Riverside.
An Amtrak train flies through Bird In Hand on its way to Philadelphia.