Running about 30 minutes late, Amtrak 63 the "Maple Leaf" passes over the Erie Canal at MP 374.5 on the CSX Rochester Sub. Today 63 has Phase 3 HU 145 leading, along with two special amf... (more)
Amtrak's Southwest Chief nears the end of its long run, now less than a railroad mile (and but a walking or flying block) from Los Angeles Union Station, as it passes the Metrolink power at Keller... (more)
They say if you hang out around the railroad long enough, you will see just about anything. Here we have the Coast Starlights meeting in Klamath Falls on 2004's first Saturday morning.
Fourteen hours late, the southbound Coast Starlight curves through the Sacramento River Canyon. Although it is the first day of Fall, temperatures will reach triple digits by the time the train m... (more)
Amtrak's Phase III heritage unit is on the point of the eastbound Pennsylvanian as it throttles back up to track speed after making an on time station stop in Greensburg. The train is passing unde... (more)
Roughly four hours late, the northbound Coast Starlight departs Redding, California. The train is crossing Lake Redding on the impressive Redding Trestle, built at the south end of the Shasta Dam... (more)
Amtrak's Southwest Chief rolls along the plains of northern New Mexico, just a few minutes from its station stop at Raton.
In a rare move, a diesel is northbound on a Pacific Surfliner on this gloomy day. Despite the cloud, there are still some die hards out on the beach.
Amtrak train 49, Lake Shore Limited, with P42DC 106 at Breakneck Ridge.
Climbing the front range of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains west of Denver, Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr climbs through Plainview on the morning of May 14, 2017.
Amtrak 179 leads train 98 north through Pompano Beach
Amtrak 163 leads the northbound Silver Meteor through Folkston
Amtrak purchased 207 General Electric P42DC locomotives, and the last of them leads a Pacific Surfliner through CP Maple in Orange, California, on August 14, 2019. This train, number 566, ... (more)
The Lake Shore Limited heads East in the morning along side the CXS Buffalo Frontier Yard for the Buffalo Depew Station. The Lake Shore Limited is the longest single level long distance passenger... (more)
The Maple Leaf heads North for the Niagara Falls Station and crosses the historic Erie Barge Canal's New York Central bascule bridge. The city of Tonawanda is known as the "Gateway to the Er... (more)