Amtrak #5 pulls hard uphill at Santee Bluff with P090 in tow, the northbound Palmetto service to New York Penn Station.
Amtrak's Empire Builder departs Chicago and heads west towards Seattle and Portland, passing under the Pennsylvania Railroad signal bridge at CP Morgan. Locomotives:AMTK 154 P42DCA... (more)
No. 4934 languishes today in the woods at Cooperstown Junction, NY, but here it is in action as seen through a 28mm wide-angle lens at the old Bel Air Avenue grade crossing. This scene is dominat... (more)
The Autumn Express raced Amtrak Empire Service train 254 up the Hudson River on opposite shores this past fall (photo taken aboard the Autumn Express).
Nearing the end. Serving out their final months in Southern California before being sold to Metra in Chicago after 20 years running the Surfline, F59PHIs 464 and 459 lead southbound ... (more)
The silhouette of an engineer! Engineer Mike Niederhauser is at the controls of newly painted phase 2 heritage engine #130. Mike is a former Rio Grande employee so it is fitting that his tr... (more)
Amtrak 91 speeding through Seville bound for Tampa and Miami.
The California Zephyr snakes along rock cuts in the remote Colorado countryside. This is truly a breathtaking ride filled with plenty of wildlife and amazing landscapes. Photo taken with PPE and p... (more)
Passing the remains of the Southern Pacific's once bustling roundhouse, Amtrak 11, the southbound Coast Starlight, hustles out of San Luis Obispo for the remainder of its trip to Los Angeles.
Beginning the climb up Cuesta Pass, Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight, carrying a pair of Amtrak California units, crosses Stenner Creek trestle as it approaches the Gold Tree horseshoe curve. T... (more)
An extremely dirty F40PH leads a four-car Hoosier State south on the former Pennsy. Tom Golden photo.
A southbound Metroliner is zipping by the WWII-era PRR station at 100 mph+, with a rebuilt snack bar coach in the lead. These cars were equipped with Leslie S37-S55 dual horns, which emanated a h... (more)
A northbound "faded pumpkin caboose hop," with the 1950-built ex-Wabash No. 451 in the lead.
The Chicago bound Wolverine rips through Ogden Dunes IN at milepost 488 on the Chicago Line.
Bring on Spring: Two days into Spring 2018, Amtrak Northeast Regional #129 and SEPTA Trenton Line Train #1766 are seen at the Trenton Transit Center on a Thursday afternoon. Snow was visi... (more)