A back to back set of sequentially numbered Phase III dual modes are pulling the 12:10pm Empire Service train out of the yard at Rensselaer. AMTK 702 and 701 are headed to the station in preparati... (more)
On a brisk winter afternoon along the Metrolink Ventura Subdivision, northbound Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train #777 approaches its station stop at the Hollywood-Burbank Airport.
The new Schenectady Amtrak station shows off it's Christmas colors during the blue hour 2 days prior to Christmas. The new station opened on October 17, 2018. It is styled after the classic origin... (more)
Mid fifties for temps..... far different then one year ago when it was -20 below.....good day to get out for some pics.
Going out to Maryland had several benefits for me. Visiting family and catching up is a major one, and the other is getting a chance to railfan the high speed North East Corridor at nearby Halethr... (more)
Sunset at Iselin: A beautiful sunset illuminates Northeast Regional Train 96 and Metropark Station in Iselin, NJ on Christmas Eve 2018.
On a Monday morning, Mother Nature kicks off a new week with a beautiful display of colour to greet the first Acela Express of the day from New York's Penn Station to Boston, as it zips past Concr... (more)
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr curves toward Tunnel 1 just east of Plainview, Colorado, on the morning of January 4, 2019.
The GE P32 is not a small locomotive, as illustrated here with Amtrak's No. 514 coupled to PRR GG-1 No. 4859. The G was temporarily moved from under Harrisburg's train shed to allow trackwork to ... (more)
On Fifteen years ago this date a cold blustery afternoon of snow squalls as a southbound Amtrak #286 charges into Hudson NY alongside the icy blue Hudson River. With the right conditions, dramat... (more)
"..and graveyards of rusted autombiles. Good Morning America!" On the first morning of 2019, Amtrak 76 leads the southbound City of New Orleans through the small delta farming community... (more)
The first run of the 2019 Winter Park Express/Ski Train works upgrade and away from Denver. This year there was a lounge car added to the middle of the consist.
Chicago Union Station on a cold night.
Some fall color still hanging on.
Amtrak’s eastbound California Zephyr drops downgrade on Union Pacific’s Moffat Tunnel Subdivision at Coal Creek Canyon west of Clay, Colorado, on the morning of January 12, 2001. No. 6 normally ro... (more)