I believe the GP40TC was used for the yard move to bring the Lake Shore Limited over from the yard, instead of making a shove move with someone riding the MHC car. Photo date is approximate.
The sun appears as a big glowing red ball thanks to the wildfire smoke from Oregon and Utah that has made its way to the eastern plains of Colorado.
When the California Zephyr leaves Denver's Union Station it runs past the huge Union Pacific North Yard, giving passenger a great view of the rolling stock and engines.
Climbing up thru Glenshire to the next station station in Truckee, No. 5 the westbound California Zephyr will continue the climb to Norden on the Roseville Subdivision. Fly Fishermen are working ... (more)
The eastbound Zephyr rolls east on the main at Eisele as it continues the journey east toward Denver and points beyond. Eisele is really the last place the eastbound Zephyr will skirt the front ra... (more)
It is good to see the 'normal' California Zephyr configuration making the runs again. Here is the #5 train, complete with baggage car, exiting Tunnel 1 and running through a valley leading to the... (more)
Amtrak's Chicago bound Southwest Chief makes its daily appearance in the picturesque community of Rowe, NM on a stunningly hot summer afternoon.
Amtrak Cardinal service train 51 passing by Cross-B-Crest Farm.
Amtrak's eastbound Southwest Chief passes a rock formation known as Devil's Throne near Los Cerillos, New Mexico.
Amtrak 197 leads the City of New Orleans up the approach ramp to the St Charles Airline Bridge while a Metra heads west on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe.
Featured here, Amtrak's Southwest Chief #4 quickly makes its way through the "Big City" of Rowe, NM as the sun begins to set on a hot and windy early Summer afternoon.
For the last four years here at NAU I have wanted one particular shot; a late Amtrak coming out of the sag at Darling in morning light. I have been here to photographed Amtrak number of times, but... (more)
Catching the last light of the Blue Hour, the Southwest Chief heads west toward Winslow.
Amtrak 197 leads the California Zephyr west through Brookfield
The Empire Builder creeps into the Minnesota Commercial A Yard at sunrise, just as the sun lifts over the horizon.