Late trains keep getting later…Amtrak 3, the Southwest Chief, making its way west, was only 34 minutes behind schedule when it departed Gallup NM the day before, but by the time it... (more)
Amtrak No. 159 has the lead of No. 14 the northbound Coast Starlight. Amtrak No. 203 the Operation Lifesaver unit is the 2nd engine. No. 203 has been the 2nd unit on No, 14 for awhile. Wonder if t... (more)
The eastbound Southwest Chief #4 has just finished turning around at the Wye at Kansas City and is now the westbound #3 as passengers were bussed to stops east of KC to Chicago due to the derailme... (more)
FIRE AND ICE. The California Zephyr makes track speed on the Brush Sub at dawn as it passes a frozen Barr Lake in Brighton, Colorado.
P092 puts on a great show as they depart Cary.
Amtrak 92 makes a station stop at Cary in the early morning, enroute to NYC.
The southbound Coast Starlight passes a Union Pacific train tied down in Alford siding, near Harrisburg, Oregon. The next station stop for the Amtrak train will be at Eugene in about 20 minutes.
A Different Mohawk River Crossing. On Sunday, April 24, 2016, a CSX work project necessitated Amtrak's diversion over the Selkirk/Carman Branch from CP169 at Mohawk. This bridge is normally... (more)
Due to problems with the code-line Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief is running on restrictive signals between Springer and Colmor. As a wild weather system moved across northern New Mexico a bri... (more)
As fog hangs low over Glorieta Pass, NM, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief passes by a semaphore signs that protect the east end of Chapelle siding on Oct. 4, 2019.
Amtrak train 79 - the southbound "Carolinian" service - cruises past Norfolk Southern's Pomona Yard in Greensboro, NC on July 9, 2018 shortly after leaving the depot downtown.
As Amtrak No. 22 takes on passengers and baggage at the station, a contract crew of MOW men works on the station track at the east end of the depot.
The winter sun is low in the sky as a Rohr Turboliner glides north through Cruegers, NY, on its way from New York to Albany.
Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief makes a daylight run through northern Arizona as it is running nearly 8 hours behind schedule due to mechanical and track work issues in Colorado and New Mexico.... (more)
The Great Dome car is back on the Adirondack. As occurs every fall, the Great Dome car Ocean View is once again on the Adirondack. Here it is trailing AMTK 159 as the t... (more)