As the wind howls through the Rocky Mountains west of Denver, Amtrak P42DC #196 leads the new Winter Park Express west through the blowing snow at Crescent Siding on 1/8/17.
Amtrak train 80, the northbound "Carolinian" service, crosses over at Elm while approaching the platform in Greensboro, NC on December 14, 2017.
Amtrak's southbound Vermonter train #55 is southbound between rural Randolph and Bethel, Vermont. The daily train has P42 #43 in charge of the southbound trip on Thursday’s train.
Amtrak's southbound Vermonter train #55 is seen crossing the 3rd Branch White River in the quaint New England town of Bethel, Vermont. The Vermonter has Amtrak commemorative P42, #184 leading thr... (more)
The eastbound Empire Builder crosses Coram Bridge as it approaches Glacier National Park.
Amtrak's southbound Vermonter train is seen exiting the 166-year-old Bellows Falls Tunnel beneath the town of Bellows Falls, Vermont. The daily Amtrak service is climbing out of the tunnel, which... (more)
The northbound Coast Starlight passes a Union Pacific freight at Grass Lake. Next stop: Klamath Falls, where the smokers will sprint for the platform.
With 3 P42's leading the train, today's Lakeshore Limited is the longest one will probably ever see, with 11 additional private cars on the rear for the AAPRCO 2017 Convention. Locomotives... (more)
I had just finished working on the set of the movie "Last Flag Flying" and was heading home. I went up to the head end to snap a photo of my train in the fog under this old train shed.
The Coast Smokelight. Working back up to track speed, Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight parallels the coast as it heads north toward Carpinteria under the erie shadow of the Thomas Fire'... (more)
Amtrak’s California Zephyr winds westbound through Tunnel 29 just east of Pinecliffe, Colorado, on the morning of May 25, 2017.
Holding for the Toys for Tots train. The headlight of AMTK 69 can been in the distance as it holds, waiting for the Toys for Tots train to pass. Heritage unit AMTK 156 has its marker lights... (more)
Amtrak 156, the newly extended Northeast Regional that now runs over Blue Ridge grade to Roanoke, flies east through Bedford, VA on a crisp fall morning just after Thanksgiving. This is a classic ... (more)