Amtrak's Empire Builder passengers enjoy the colorful foliage along the Mississippi River Valley as train 8 heads east near Maple Springs, MN along the shore of Lake Pepin. Sunny weather gave way ... (more)
NOTE: CB&Q Derail post at this late date......next time I get to Galva I'll have to check if it's still there......Tom.
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr climbs out of Rocky, Colorado, after meeting an eastbound Union Pacific coal train on June 28, 2008. In a few minutes after circling Big 10 Curve, No. 5 will b... (more)
Train from St. Louis to Chicago pulls into Springfield station with state capitol in background.
Amtrak's Capitol Limited passes through Goehring Park in West Newton, PA. Amtrak 68 leads the way, while the Veteran's Unit trails.
Amtrak 68 leads the eastbound Illinois Zephyr through Lisle.
The Amtrak Vermonter pulls into Bellows Falls station for the southbound, train #55, stop during torrential rain that is soon slated to be heavy snow.
Southbound Turboliner at Mayfair Junction.
Amtrak's "Illinois Zephyr" ducks under the iconic signal bridge outside of Union Station.
Old CB&Q de-rail post survives at Galva as eastbound Quincy-Chicago service slams by at track speed whistle compliance excellent.
Amtrak 68 leads the southbound Texas Eagle through Lockport.
Amtrak's Westbound Cardinal enters the Buckingham Branch RR at Orange, VA. After a speedy run down the continuous welded rail of the ex-SOU Washington District, its now many miles of slow jointed... (more)
Amtrak 68 leads Lincoln Service 305 into Joliet. To the right of the unit is the temporary Amtrak platform under construction.
After arriving at Union Station and wying, Amtrak 68 backs 302's equipment set towards the wash racks in Chicago, preparing to become train 307 later in the evening.
Amtrak P42 68 leads Lincoln Service 303 into Joliet.