On a cold and snowy October 10, 1997, Amtrak’s eastbound Empire Builder climbs over Marias Pass at Marias, Montana, led by GE P40DC No. 812 and EMD F40PH No. 378.
Amtrak train 5, the California Zephyr makes good time on the center track heading west on BNSF through Highlands, IL. The GE P40 makes quite a different impression than the trailing EMD F40PH.
The Illinois Zephyr pulls out of La Grange with a P40DC, heading to Chicago.
Brand new P40s prepare to couple onto the southbound Auto Train
The Crescent races northward through Seabrook. For a period of time in the 90's diesels on some trains ran to Philly.