Dashing through the Snow. A southbound Acela train blasts through Metuchen Station during yet another early February snowstorm in the tri-state area. This was the first train we caught that... (more)
Catenary pole shadows point both in the direction of travel for this eastbound Acela Express and the junction for which this former railroading town is named. The junction seen to the right but n... (more)
On a brisk Winter evening in late January, a New York bound Amtrak Acela Express whips north around a curve, passing the shelters at Tacony in northeast Philadelphia, PA.
Acela heads out of town in late evening light.
An Acela hustles across the now 100 year old Hell Gate Bridge on a lovely summer evening.
Amtrak Acela Express heads south past NJ Transit's Linden station.
An Acela Express roars through Eddystone, PA. Eddystone, incorporated on December 7, 1888, is best known for being the location of the larger of the two Baldwin Locomotive Works plants, (the smal... (more)
An Amtrak Acela Express roars through NJT's Hamilton Station. The station is was built as an inter-modal hub with bus and taxi service. It was opened in 1999 and significantly eased parking issu... (more)
Sleek head unit as this southbound makes a quick pass through Penn.
It is obvious in this photo which tracks are used primarily for high-speed running vs. slower-speed commuter trains. There is also little doubt that this Acela consist is moving at a relatively h... (more)
Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue... a contrast of centuries captured at dusk along the Northeast Corridor just North of Delaware.
A morning eastbound out of New Haven flies across a salt water creek as a gentleman crabs from an orange kayak.
National Train Day 2012 at Grand Central Terminal. Two of the Amtrak displays at Grand Central Terminal for National Train Day were an Acela trainset with power car 2017 (power car 2036 was... (more)