RailPictures.Net Photo: Amtrak EMD F40PH at Plainview, Colorado by Ellis Simon
 
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Amtrak (more..)
EMD F40PH (more..)
Moffat Line (more..)
Plainview, Colorado, USA (more..)
November, 1985
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
Unknown
ATK 5 (more..)
Ellis Simon (more..)
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Combined California Zephyr / Desert Wind / Pioneer approaches 10-degree curves marking beginning to climb into Colorado Rockies
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Amtrak in Colorado

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Two Amtrak routes serve the Centennial State. The California Zephyr's route through Moffat Tunnel and along the Colorado River goes from one end of the state to the other. The Southwest Chief cuts across the southeast corner.
Amtrak's Pioneer Route

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Depicts Amtrak's "Pioneer" service, which operated from Denver to Seattle, via Salt Lake City and Boise. The route was discontinued in 1997, thus leaving most of the upper Intermountain region without passenger rail service since.
Amtrak's Desert Wind Route

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Depicts Amtrak's "Desert Wind" service, which operated from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City, via Las Vegas. Its discontinuance in 1997 left the lower Intermountain region, including Las Vegas, without any passenger rail service since.
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