February 6, 2015. Seen here, Amtrak’s westbound Southwest Chief #3 descends off of Glorieta Pass and into Canyoncito, NM on a beautifully warm winter afternoon. Today's train features Phase III He... (more)
Amtrak's Southwest Chief passes the semaphores at Colmor on its westbound journey. With recent efforts to replace the semaphores around Watrous proceeding and a question looming regarding Amtrak ... (more)
Amtrak's Southwest Chief crosses the vast expanse of southeastern Colorado on its way toward famous Raton Pass.
Amtrak train No. 3, the Southwest Chief, raises its own snowstorm flying through Robinson, New Mexico, on a cold January 28, 2000.
January 17, 2015. Here's a glimpse of Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief #3 as it travels past an active set of semaphore signals. Located in Chapelle, NM, these are only some of many that still r... (more)
The Amtrak Exhibit Train arrived at KC Union Station a few hours earlier on the 100th Anniversary of the terminal's opening date, October 30, 1914. The Amtrak Exhibit Train, the NS Exhibit Car, a... (more)
On the right is Amtrak Train #3, the Southwest Chief, and on the left is what was Amtrak Train #313, and will become 314 in the morning.
A KCS grain train heads through Penn Avenue as Amtrak Train #3 waits for its crew change and passenger stop.
Just arrived on KCUS Track 29 is Amtrak Train #3, and will change crews, take on passengers, a little water, and leave some passengers, and a few bags of trash, and an Iowa Pacific full dome car b... (more)
Engineer Doug Busler inherited a late Southwest Chief, and BNSF train Z-LACWSP8-20U (Los Angeles CA to Willow Springs, IL) holds at Frost (just south of Victorville) for the meet so as not ... (more)
A very late Amtrak #3 lead by BNSF 6710 races along the Needles Sub between Fenner and Essex.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief splits the semaphores at the west end of Colmor on its way to Los Angeles.
August 12, 2014. Running roughly 3 hours behind schedule, Amtrak’s westbound Southwest Chief #3 makes an appearance just outside of Galisteo, NM on an absolutely beautiful mid-August afternoon.
November 27, 2014. Seen here, Engineer Diehl displays some friendly “Jazz Hands” as his train, Amtrak’s Southwest Chief #3 makes its way off of Glorieta Pass and into Canyoncito, NM.