Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha has just left the former GN station in Minneapolis for its trip to Chicago. This first 100 plus miles are along the Mississippi River, starting here with a crossing o... (more)
Amtrak's Empire Builder has passed an eastbound freight seen in the distance and meets our westbound train at East Rio,WI. while on its way from Seattle to Chicago.
A stop in Missoula brings new passengers, fuel, water, and a crew change to the North Coast Hiawatha, in this scene from 35 years ago. I've also noticed that the two number boards are different.
Amtrak E8 334 on westbound "Empire Builder", getting a look-over at the west end of Milwaukee Road Station in Milwaukee. Verne Brummel (photographer) / Dave Cramer (photo editing). Visit our web... (more)
Northbound in the morning.
Note SP logo on the footbridge in the background.