Amtrak shuffles a car for the following day's Ski Train, and runs past a MAC waiting in the BNSF engine servicing facility.
Amtrak 509 passes over the bridge just south of the Steilacoom Marina, as seen from water level at sunset on 9/15/17.
Just 5 days before the Mt. Adams trainset trailing this locomotive would be destroyed in a derailment of the only to date revenue passenger train on the Point Defiance Bypass at DuPont, WA (Amtrak... (more)
Amtrak 11 departs San Luis Obispo with the last ride of the Pacific Parlour Cars riding mid-train like usual this afternoon.
The Empire Builder approaches Chicago Union station in the depths of the Blue Hour. The lights of an outbound Metra train are reflected on the cab and side. The plant in the background is ADM mil... (more)
Amtrak P42DC 95, leading a southbound test train, to New York City's Grand Central Terminal.
Amtrak's Crescent rolls under an old cantilever signal bridge, the last of its kind west of Birmingham. So far, it has survived the PTC signal massacre, with no evidence of imminent replacement.
Just after CN 528's head end passed on the north track of CN's Montreal Sub, VIA 62 with VIA 911 leading passes on the south track on a snowy afternoon.
Amtrak's Pennsylvanian arrives into Johnstown
Amtrak’s California Zephyr approaches Tunnel 42 along the Colorado River just east of Radium, Colorado, on its trip west on the former Rio Grande route through the Rockies. The view is from an ope... (more)
Vermonter 55 slows to make its stop in Windsor Locks on a seasonably warm spring like February day. The station is behind the photographer.
Bad weather back east has delayed the arrival of the morning California Zephyr, allowing for a mid-morning sunlit shot. Usually the train arrives in Denver at dawn.
Passengers aboard Amtrak's California Zephyr are treated to the sights of a winter wonderland as they head east across the Donner Pass Route at Cisco. While I was freezing out in the elements, I'm... (more)
Amtrak Carolinian train 79 (Boston, MA - Charlotte, NC) passing through the new interlocking at North Acca.
AMTK 120 is on point as the California Zephyr pulls into Union Station. Notice that Denver's RTD had not yet finished installing the numerous catenary structures that now dominate the area.