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)
The 2017 Capital Region Toys For Tots Train has arrived at its final stop at Rouses Point with AMTK 156 leading. With AMTK 88 at the other end, AMTK 156 will be at the tail end on the deadhead mov... (more)
Amtrak 68 The "Adirondack" is passing the Capital Region Toys For Tots Train on the Rockland Siding at Port Douglas. Amtrak 88 is on the rear of the TFT Train while the Amtrak Phase I he... (more)
Past two mileposts. The 2017 Capital Region Toys For Tots Train is nearly at its final stop at Rouses Point with AMTK 88 on the rear so that the power does not have to run around the train ... (more)
With a friendly wave to the crowd the 2017 Capital Region Toys For Tots Train arrives at Port Henry, NY lead by Amtrak Phase I heritage locomotive 156.
The 2017 Capital Region Toys For Tots Train is nearly at its final stop at Rouses Point with AMTK 156 leading.
The 2017 Capital Region Toys For Tots Train stopping at Rockland siding to meet the southbound Amtrak 68. This year the train is lead by Amtrak Phase I heritage locomotive 156.
The 2017 Capital Region Toys For Tots Train has just left the Port Kent stop lead by Amtrak Phase I heritage locomotive 156.
After deboarding at the end of the line, I say hello to the locomotive that has been leading me across the country for the past 55 or so hours.