The new Acela II making what I think was its first daylight run up the NEC rounds the curve south of BWI.
Acela kicking up snow through BWI.
This was the only snow I was able to catch the 606 with the Coke Polar Bear wrap in. The winter of 2019/2020 was rather mild while this locomotive was running with the promotional wrap.
Temporary Platform Gondolas were recently converted from MOW gons by the Bear shops and deployed to support a track work project on the NEC. They allow high level boarding from the center track wh... (more)
Amtrak is operating off the Track 2 (the middle track), which is a very rare occasion since this requires the low level platforms at the far end of the high level platforms to be used. This provid... (more)
The Palmetto rolls into BWI
Some fall color still hanging on.
It's not every day you get to see this up close. The undercutter lifts the track to scoop out and clean dirt and sediment that gathers in the ballast.
A foggy but action packed morning sees an Acela depart as a Northeast Regional arrives.
939 leads a Northeast Regional into WIL as Rail Campers wait to board.
This was a very common sight four years ago, but now the scene has Sprinters instead of Toasters.
Work train season was in swing this past summer and a rare daytime move is seen going through BWI.