After crossing a snowy Marias Pass, Amtrak’s eastbound Empire Builder curves through Grizzley, Montana, on a cold December 22, 1998.
After bending a switch, a member of the crew on a BNSF helper set climbs aboard EMD SD40-2 No. 8050 at Essex, Montana, on a snowy December 23, 2007.
In extreme blizzard conditions, an eastbound BNSF stack train leaves the mountains of Glacier National Park behind as it fights a crosswind coming through Grizzley, Montana, on December 22, 2007.
A BNSF spreader train arrives at the yard at Essex, Montana, on a snowy December 26, 2007.
Lighting up in the low December sun, Amtrak’s eastbound Empire Builder crosses Two Medicine Bridge at East Glacier, Montana. Three Amtrak GE P40DCs power the train, all in different schemes. Lead ... (more)
Two sets of BNSF helpers rest in the yard at Essex, Montana, on a snowy December 24, 2007. These three EMD SD40-2s visible are all closely related—Nos. 6819, 6818 and 6817—all former Burlington No... (more)
Amtrak No. 8, the Empire Builder, skirts Glacier National Park at Bison, Montana, on December 22, 1998. Three GE P40DCs power the 12-car train, including lead No. 802 repainted in then current “Ph... (more)
Amtrak's southbound Vermonter train #55 on Tuesday, December 30, has the returning pair of rare (for the Vermonter) back-to-back P42-9s, 203 and 105, leading an 8-car train that includes the Amtra... (more)
Amtrak B32-8WH #513 leads train 42, the "Pennsylvanian", east through Cassandra, PA, on December 30th, 2013, in a heavy snowstorm.
AMTK 90368, an original Phase 3 F40PH, leads the Westbound Pere Marquette, while AMTK 156, the Phase 1 Heritage unit, trails and provides the power. This train is making its way into Michigan City... (more)
Amtrak 48 makes it's Albany-Rensselaer station stop during the middle of the second snowstorm of the last week of December. The EB/SB Lake Shore Limited has completed its split into Boston and NY ... (more)
An old "Pepsi Can" leads the Pennsylvanian away from a station stop at Huntingdon on a cold and snowy December evening.
On a cool crisp December's morning, the lake shore limited high balls eastbound just before sunrise with a blanket of fresh snow covering the ground.
The Lake Shore Limited sprints along the scenic route of the Erie Canal (seen on left) through Clyde, NY on this sunny but cold, late December morning.
During the height of the blizzard conditions faced on Monday, December 27, Amtrak's Vermonter train #55 is pulling to a stop at Claremont Jct., NH to retrieve passengers heading south.