Shortly after dawn on an early fall morning, Amtrak's northbound Montrealer approaches the Central Vermont station at Montpelier Jct., VT, where a small crowd waits to board. Nearly forty years la... (more)
Late eastbound No. 6 the California Zephyr at the top of the Truckee River Canyon. From here starts the slide down to Reno Nevada.
A late Claytor-era eastbound Broadway Limited is switching onto the platform track at Lancaster. A lot has changed here in 25+ years; the two center "mainline" tracks are gone, the iron... (more)
The afternoon "Downeaster" arrives in Boston, moments before it stops at its final destination of North Station. Traffic on the Leverett Connector above has already started to back up.
A pair of P42's lead Amtrak's Lakeshore Limited as it passes through the junction of I-490 and I-590 in Rochester known as the Can of Worms. Locomotives:AMTK 203 P42DCAMTK 166 P42D... (more)
Paused at Kankakee with ex-B&O power serving out it's final year of service and leading what's thought to be the Shawnee. In March the next year F40PH #203 would take it's place on the Amtrak rost... (more)
Rounding the curve and headstrong into a harsh Sierra Blizzard, Amtrak's Eastbound California Zephyr rolls through Yuba Pass.
Shrouded in fog, Amtrak's Empire Builder leaps a mountain gorge on its run through Montana. A distant sunlit mountain peak hints that the train will break out of the fog upon reaching the summit o... (more)
After turning the Portola Railroad Days Special on the Keddie Wye, the special is pulled back to Portola with the Silver Solarium followed by the Silver Lariat then Plaza Santa Fe.
Running 9 minutes late into berlin, the southbound Vermonter has alittle extra today train today, two P42DC's up front and 3 business cars on the rear, this set ran north the day before over the r... (more)
"Keddie Flyer" making a rare passenger run on the famous Keddie Wye back to Portola.
A nearly 7 hour late Lakeshore Limited leaves Toledo.
Once a number belonging to a F40, AMTK 203 leads The Capitol Limited up CSX's Sand Patch Grade on a beautiful winter morning.
Amtrak 203 leads train #5 through Bristol, about to cross over from 2 to 1.