The northbound Saluki heads toward Chicago with a consist of Superliners. The same trainset came south on Monday with the newly reinstated train #393, The Illini.
Amtrak’s Texas Eagle #21 heads south over the Kankakee River on the UP Joliet Subdivision with 2 P42DC’s, #’s 59 and 61. The Wilmington Goose Association poses for the photo while the train ... (more)
Its a beautiful morning to take flight and see the northbound Amtrak City of New Orleans doing every bit of 79 MPH through Chebanse on its way to Chicago Union Station.
AMTK 161, now in Phase I colors, makes its inaugural run north past Morton Grove, IL on the rear of Empire Builder #7. The locomotive is headed to St. Paul, MN to be put on display for Union Depot... (more)
Winter Wonderland. Amtrak 22 (Texas Eagle) flies through the snow near Towanda, Illinois as AMTK 146 (P42DC) leads both Webb Rail's former Northern Pacific Railway Budd built Pullman dome/s... (more)
Amtrak's California Zephyr races across the BNSF Mendota Sub on its tri-weekly trek to the west coast. The train curves around the scenic area between Buda and Wyanet. The train begins climbing up... (more)
Amtrak 303 is why I was there, but certainly a matched pair of Warbonnets stole the show.
Amtrak 194 leads the California Zephyr west through Westmont.
Amtrak 148 leads the Texas Eagle south through plow lines in Lockport.
Pulling Through The Fog. Snow still covers much of the ground as Amtrak 22 (Texas Eagle) pulled into Springfield, Illinois on Monday, January 4, 2021. Amtrak 146 (P42DC) hauls both Webb Rai... (more)
Empire Builder #8 hustles through Rondout, passing under the Milwaukee Road signal bridge that's still complete with MILW searchlights. Rondout Tower also stands in the background.
The Illinois Zephyr heads west on the former CB&Q.
Amtrak 192 leads the California Zephyr west through Highlands.