On a beautiful July 15th morning, the EB Amtrak Lake Shore Limited is running about 30 mins late due to track work at CP 373 in Rochester. The train was running behind 2 Q trains this moring, whic... (more)
AMTK 85 leads Sunset Limited #2 through Richmond, TX as it heads for Houston, running nearly on-time.
Amtrak 85 leads the Westbound Southwest Chief through Montgomery.
Amtrak Northeast Regional train 65 at N 16th St.
Chicago Navy Pier Fireworks is seen behind the Amtrak shop areas, St. Charles Airline bridge and one of the few still active rail served businesses in this area.
Amtrak 4, the eastbound Southwest Chief, detours via Metrolink's River Subdivision and past the aging, long neglected ex-Southern Pacific turntable pit at Taylor Yard as it heads for Mojave. Once ... (more)
The westbound Southwest Chief is right on time as it makes it's way across the former Santa Fe bridge in Fort Madison, Iowa. At Ft. Madison, the train wil leave the Chillicothe Sub and enter the M... (more)
As the massive and devastating "Blue Cut" fire in Cajon Pass continues to rage on, Amtrak again detours the eastbound Southwest Chief train #4 via Mojave for the second night in a row, s... (more)
Eastbound "Pennsylvanian" east South Bend, IN.
Amtrak's "Silver Meteor" in golden early morning light
An Amtrak California train has a conventional Amtrak unit on the point as it crosses Alameda Creek. Just ahead is Niles Junction, site of the late great Niles Tower.
The Southwest Chief finishes its descent down the north side of Raton Pass, into sunset light, approaching Trinidad. After this, it will be flat and straight for the majority of the... (more)
Curling down through the curves at Wootton, Amtrak's Southwest Chief retraces the path of some very famous trains.
After making a unscheduled stop at LaVergne due to a unknown mechanical problem, the westbound Illinois Zephyr gets on the move west toward its first stop in LaGrange.