Amtrak 4 the Southwest Chief heads East through Gallup, NM. As a couple of BNSF Trains does some work in the yard
The eastbound Empire Builder leaves Saint Paul behind as they head along the Mississippi River
The Eastbound California Zephyr calls at the Omaha Amtrak station. Due to a derailment along the BNSF Ottumwa Subdivision, a Union Pacific SD70ACe would be added to the front of the train here tha... (more)
Here we see Eastbound Amtrak train #4 arriving at the station in Gallup, NM.
The westbound Pennsylvanian rolls under the famous MP 254 signal bridge at Lilly, PA.
The cloud line is aligned so the Southwest chief is just on the edge as it trots along at maximum authorized speed.
After leaving San Luis Obispo, Amtrak No. 11 the eastbound Coast Starlight, rolls down a lush Price Canyon for the trip to Santa Barbara and Los Angeles.
On the right, Amtrak No.14, the westbound Coast starlight, is a good twenty minutes earlier than its 3:22 arrival time. While on the left, Amtrak No. 11, the eastbound Coast Starlight, was also a ... (more)
The Amtrak Blue Water train pulls into the old East Lansing station under ominous skies.
The Southwest Chief passes climbs a super steep grade and passes an abandoned church up on the hill.
The Southwest Chief passes a spectacular bluff through some of the most scenic parts of New Mexico.
On this day the morning California Zephyr was delayed 11 hours getting into Denver due to a derailment in the mid-west. That afforded the rare opportunity to get a shot of the westbound train wit... (more)
The Southwest Chief ascends a grade in the rugged but scenic terrain of New Mexico.
The Southwest Chief climbs the rugged but scenic terrain of New Mexico in the waning daylight.