Amtrak 6, on time glides over the mirrored reflection of a serene calm soothing Summer evening on the High Plains.
California Zephyr and the grandstands of the Great Plains. I looked out the window and saw the break at Big Ten from an ongoing thundershower in Arvada; looked at ATCS and saw Amtrak was eminent i... (more)
The eastbound California Zephyr climbs through Glenwood Canyon along the scenic Colorado River.
Amtrak #6 led by Amtk 176 heads eastbound at sunset at Barr, CO, on the BNSF Brush Sub. May 21, 2020.
Severe thunderstorms are moving northeasterly into Boulder County just in time for an opening for a sun filled storm light shot at Plainview, CO. Amtrak #6 is nearly on time making its way around ... (more)
Eastbound through the storms of Summer, Amtrak California Zephyr glints vibrantly from the sun obscured by a micro-burst thunderstorm over Rocky and Leyden.
Amtrak P42 in Heritage scheme #184 leads the eastbound California Zephyr into the horseshoe at Coal Creek, CO. The open mountain meadows of this open space which is the grandstands of the Great Pl... (more)
A 2 1/2 hour train number 6 made for a different day than was originally planned. Instead of driving out to the east desert for sunrise, and Amtrak. I was able to sleep in at the camp ground very ... (more)
Amtrak 135 and 824 are rolling through the Red Narrows of Spanish Fork canyon. The train is the easbound Zephyr number 6.
Lots of picture potential out in the east desert. The problem is finding trains to do it with. If your lucky you might see 3 to 4 train go a across these rail during daylight hours.
Did a little climbing, and shot a picture I have never shot before. Number 6 is in the Tucker section of the canyon by the Tie Fork rest stop.
Nearing where the Pleasant Valley Subdivision splits off. Amtrak 135 and 824 high ball through Colton, Utah.
With a super friendly crew on board. Amtrak number 6 navigates the Narrows. I might add the Narrows is appropriately named as the river, railroad, and highway all funnel into a tight passage of th... (more)
Getting the day started off with Amtrak number 6. The train was running 2 1/2 hours late this morning. So I was able to get some shots that aren't usually possible.
Amtrak #6 the California Zephyr blasts through the piled snow from a full days snowfall at the east portal of tunnel 1 nearing Denver, CO in a typical spring snow.