Bridging the Potomac. The Capitol Limited exits the Harpers Ferry tunnel and crosses the Potomac on its way to pick up a small group of passengers, including two persons that have biked th... (more)
Amtrak 50, the eastbound "Cardinal," approaches the interlocking at Mt. Carbon, the beginning of a brief stretch of single track on the former Chesapeake & Ohio Newport News-Cincinnati m... (more)
An Amtrak extra headed to Chicago.
This train set was running the schedule of Amtrak 7/27. However, reports of an avalanche on Marias Pass terminated the train in Shelby MT.
Instead of stagi... (more)
A fellow railfan gets the shot...…..
This photo is of the final California Zephyr to pull into Denver's Union Station...at least for a while. It was announced that Amtrak is suspending the Zephyr service due to a crew member contrac... (more)
The Plains of New Mexico - In addition to the many fantastic topographical features that New Mexico has to offer, there is also a lot of flat ground and rolling hills between Wagon Mound an... (more)
Valle de Oro
Translation: Golden Valley, Valley of Gold. This sunset shot of Amtrak 3 heading for points west is a grab shot, I was actually at Valle de Oro Wildlife Refuge to... (more)
Amtrak #4 running 2 hours behind schedule roars through Darling AZ after a winter storm
The Sunset Limited has completed it's station stop and passes some Southern Pacific searchlights that have survived into full PTC implementation.
Searchlights in the heart of PTC... UP's Houston Sub, formerly the Terminal Sub, still has a grove of searchlights a few miles west of Englewood Yard.
Running perfectly on-time, Amtrak train 80 pulls into High Point, NC just before a quick station stop on July 6, 2019.
The southbound City of New Orleans flies past Loram (LMIX) 612 as it goes through the small community of Banks, MS.
Amtrak Cardinal service train 51passes the Valley Recycling transload rail spur.
An RTL I Turboliner heads eastbound through Jordan, NY with an Empire Service train in the mid to early 1990s. Year is a guess.
Dropping downgrade off Cuesta Pass, Amtrak's southbound Coast Starlight crosses the original 1894-built, ex-Southern Pacific Stenner Creek Trestle that spans the 930-foot long gap between hillside... (more)