Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr climbs out of Rocky, Colorado, on July 4, 2005. Above the train in the background is the east switch of Clay siding.
Catching the last rays of sunlight at Casmalia, Amtrak's southbound Coast Starlight hustles south with the last revenue run of the famed Pacific Parlour Cars sandwiched in the middle of this eveni... (more)
Amtrak Cardinal service train 51.
Having just crossed from Massachusetts into Rhode Island, a southbound Amtrak corridor train bound from Boston to Washington cants through the big curve at Central Falls, RI, behind F40PH 201 from... (more)
Amtrak 11 departs San Luis Obispo with the last ride of the Pacific Parlour Cars riding mid-train like usual this afternoon.
Splitting the searchlight signals still guarding the southern end of the Santa Margarita siding, Amtrak's southbound Coast Starlight approaches the summit of Cuesta Pass prior to the lengthy decen... (more)
With 3 P42's leading the train, today's Lakeshore Limited is the longest one will probably ever see, with 11 additional private cars on the rear for the AAPRCO 2017 Convention. Locomotives... (more)
Heading east to go west, the California Zephyr leaves Rocky and heads toward Big 10 curve on the beginning of its Front Range climb out of Denver. The cut in the hill above is Clay siding.
During its first summer of seasonal operation, Amtrak's New York-Hyannis Cape Codder comes off the lift bridge that spans the Cape Cod Canal at Buzzards Bay, MA, behind one of Amtrak's original gr... (more)
Amtrak rolls eastbound through Wall, Pa. The use of Superliners suggests the train may be a special. The eastbound Pennsylvanian is designated 04T; this train is believed to have been designated R... (more)
The Heartland Flyer's protect equipment stands ready for the call as mother nature gives me an impressive sky. Polarizing filter came in handy this day.
Protect P42 and Superliner in Fort Worth.
First time visiting the Pittsburgh line. I managed to catch Amtrak at CP Hunt
In a rare move, Amtrak extra train 858 brings six Superliners under the wire on the Keystone Corridor along the last leg to Philadelphia, where they will be used as crew dorms during the Pope's vi... (more)