Amtrak 302 is running with a pair of P42's at the rear today, due to a mechanical issue further south. Here, the train is crossing the Kankakee River in Wilmington.
The Missouri River Runner has dropped off passengers at KCUS and is at BN Xing wying it's train to head back to St. Louis.
On a crystal clear spring day (finally), #11 rolls over the Chamber's Creek Lift bridge a few minutes behind schedule. The snow covered Olympic mountains provide a dramatic backdrop to the otherw... (more)
Temperature in the air was about -5F, with a wind chill around -25F. Water temperature of the Chicago River South Branch appears to be right around 32F. The Saluki rolls in just a bit late.
Amtrak's detouring Coast Starlight passes by a Union Pacific work train, as the two P42DCs make easy work of the uphill climb through Woodford.
Amtrak's detouring Coast Starlight threads its way through the Caliente Creek Narrows, as it begins its climb toward the summit.
Amtrak's detouring Coast Starlight approaches Tunnel #3, as it climbs the 2.1% grade out of Bealville on Union Pacific's Mojave Sub.
Amtrak 48 rockets Eastward through Fairport.
The Empire Builder is 2 hours late with 17 cars.
Silver Star train leaded by this couple of Genesis, reflected just before departure.
Amtrak's Carolinian makes a station stop at Cary, North Carolina.
Amtrak's eastbound train 6, The California Zephyr, stops in Martinez, CA, on its run from Emeryville, CA, to Chicago, IL, on March 11, 2007. In the background, on display in a park, is for... (more)
Westward on the race track.
The westbound Empire Builder is on time and rapidly heading towards its next stop at La Crosse, WI.