Rounding the curve at Big Ten Curve, Amtrak #6 coasts downgrade past the wind break placed here by the DRGW and on the approach towards Rocky and eventually Denver.
With the quick station stop complete, the northbound Crescent highballs out of Anniston with the next destination of Atlanta in its sight.
The Crescent races along Lake Pontchartrain on this scenic final stretch of a long journey.
Amtrak 172 leads an ontime Coast Starlight train into San Luis Obispo, CA on a very sunny winter day.
About the only train around, the westbound Pennsylvanian. We could hear him coming for quite a few minutes as the GE hustled it's short consist around Horseshoe Curve and towards us. We didn't r... (more)
The Silver Meteor crosses Rice Creek just north of Palatka on a warm breezy day. The bridge here is the oldest of it's type in the USA.
After making their station stop in Cumberland, a nearly 9 hour late Capitol Limited heads east past the CPL's by Mexico tower.
A nearly 9 hour late Capitol Limited is heading into Cumberland through the narrows.
A CSX manifest creeps past the Capitol Limited as it finally arrives in Cumberland, more than 8 hours late.
Dogs Dig Trains Too - My Railfaning companion watches intently as the Eastbound Southwest Chief arrives at the station in Fullerton. Once the train is loaded and it starts to pull away, ... (more)
On Time - Few things are as important to a Conductor on a fine passenger train, then that the train be on time. Here the assistant conductor checks her watch as Amtrak Train Number 4 highballs t... (more)
The Southwest Chief is backing through the wash rack. See 317108 for a full length view of the train going through.... (more)
The Southwest Chief gets washed. There's an interesting rust spot right behind the engineer's door.