Amtrak's Empire Builder passes under the 16th Street Viaduct departing Milwaukee for Seattle on the westward passenger track between Milwaukee Depot and the Cutoff. The speed limit on this track w... (more)
Amtrak's Empire Builder departs Portage.
Amtrak's Empire Builder departs Portage with Lacrosse Division Conductor Seivert and a River Division Brakeman that I cannot remember his name in the vestibule....next stop the Dells.
Twenty two years ago this was Seattle's skyline as viewed by Empire Builder passengers exiting the tunnel under the city at North Portal. A Marriott Hotel now occupies the vacant lot next to the t... (more)
Westbound Empire Builder at Portage,WI.. The stop was conditional or a flag stop at the time and from the looks of the platform no passengers are visible. Milwaukee Road Telegraph Operator Jim Rid... (more)
A westbound Empire Builder heads down Marias Pass with 5 units ...
The Empire Builder departs Union Depot nearly 13 hours late with a reverse consist and no baggage car. A pair of Wisconsin derailments at Alma and Watertown forced Amtrak to get creative g... (more)
Conductor Mike Cichanowicz gives a friendly wave to the head end of Amtrak's Empire Builder as they pass Mike's train at East Rio,WI.. SOO Engineer Ron Morales captures the moment while his train ... (more)
In a refreshing break from two months of 90 to 100 degree hot dry weather, Amtrak train 7, The Empire Builder glides along the Wenatchee River at breakfast time on a cool almost damp Saturday morn... (more)
Amtrak 10 leads the westbound Empire Builder around the curve at Bowman Rd and into the Dells.
The westbound Empire Builder heads west through Portage Junction.
AMTK P42DC #100 and AMTK P42DC #132 provide power to Amtrak Empire Builder #7 as it makes its station stop at Red Wing, MN. Photo taken 4/23/15 near MP 370.71 on the CP River Sub.
The Empire Builder cruises at its 79mph posted track speed through Lyndon Station after departing the Wisconsin Dells bound for Tomah with the engineer waving his paper in friendly acknowle... (more)