Thanks to fellow RP contributor Janusz Mrozek for introducing me to this spot.
Waiting at a railway crossing at sunset, hoping to get that one shot in beautiful evening light. It was really a surprise that we were able to photograph two trains. One of them the California Zep... (more)
The Eastbound tri-weekly Cardinal heads across the New River at Hawks Nest. In addition in the usual assortment of cars, a private car has been tacked on the end of this train. The Cardinal will c... (more)
Amtrak 5 rolls through Haggin with AmCal Horizon/Comet equipment behind the units
That building at the upper right? Well, it is the National Railroad Passenger Corporation...
Amtrak's westbound Cardinal is making its station stop at Clifton Forge as a gaggle of CSX and Conrail units await assignment on the right.
Amtrak's westbound Capitol Limited passes CP ENON.
Check the tank and wipe the windshield. Amtrak #40 (P42DC) gets more fuel and a clean windshield before heading out of Denver. The annex platform is temporary until the Union Station remodel is ... (more)
Hurricane Irene has disrupted Amtrak operations in Florida however the Silver Star has become a "regional" train operating between Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa and Miami without sleepers. Very unu... (more)
The Pere Marquette arrives at Chicago.
AMTK 8 skirts the Mississippi River passing from town to town. The last one they went through was Lake City seen the top right corner.
Amtrak train #313 is calling on the former Missouri Pacific Depot at Kirkwood on the way to Kansas City.
Many passengers wait to board arriving Amtrak train #313 the "Missouri River Runner" in Kirkwood MO on this beautiful fall early evening. The fall colors are starting to peak on some trees.
The Kirkwood station platform is crowded this afternoon as train 313 rolls in for another routine stop. The fall colors provide a fantastic backdrop this time of year.
Amtrak's Coast Starlight heads south through a valley in South San Luis Obispo.