ACS-64 #668 is on its way from being picked up from the Siemens plant, and is the 3rd to the last unit to come off the line. I never thought I'd catch a delivery on the west coast, and just happen... (more)
The eastbound California Zephyr is cruising along the former Rio Grande east of Thompson Springs, Utah early on a glorious spring day.
Timing is everything. AMTK 11 leads the California Zephyr out of Denver's Union Station, just as a RTD Hyundai Eagle commuter train passes on its way into the station.
Here we see a triple play as the morning California Zephyr departs Denver while a pair of Hyundai Eagle commuter trains meet, with one heading to Denver's Union Station and the other heading to De... (more)
Cold And Late
Amtrak 49, the westbound Lake Shore Limited blasts through Ogden Dunes, running over 3 hours late today. In the background, steam from the ArcelorMittal Plant in Burn... (more)
The westbound Southwest Chief climbs toward the summit of
The Chief leaves westbound pigs in the dust underneath the Santa Fe searchlights at West Baring.
Destined for warmer climates, Amtrak's Los Angeles bound Southwest Chief #3 descends off of Glorieta Pass and into Canyoncito, NM on a cold and snowy winter afternoon. Decorated in the Phase III p... (more)
A clean train is a happy train!
Amtrak 5, the westbound California Zephyr, glides through a curve at Rodeo led by P42DCs #11 and #185.
Amtrak P42 11 leads the Southwest Chief west through Westmont.
#11 heads out to the pit while the AEM-7 waits for for it to get out of the way so it can be added to take its train under the rest of the way to New York under the wires. Photo taken on RR prope... (more)
The hogger on the westbound Builder has the hammer down and fingers in the window as he hustles his train towards Watertown, Wisconsin.
Gliding across the Rockies near Kremmling, Amtrak's westbound California Zephyr follows the route of the former Rio Grande toward Salt Lake City at an impressive track speed of 60MPH.