It is Christmas Eve and heavy snow is falling at Pinecliffe, Colorado as the California Zephyr runs into Tunnel 29 on the Moffat Tunnel Sub.
Amtrak train 4, the eastbound Southwest Chief, is stopped at the train’s first station stop to load passengers. Amtrak P42DC 25 (MUed with P42DC 50) has a clear signal this evening but i... (more)
The northbound "Crescent" arriving into Meridian with the Veterans Unit trailing second, as always it seems.
The Silver Star has been lengthened to almost 1980's standards these days due to social distancing measures.
The Silver Star races through Seville on a very hot morning in Florida. Trains are longer for social distancing.
One of the more interesting things to look back on for Amtrak's San Joaquin's in 2019 was the need for extra cars to raise the axle count of all trains. The dilemma to add additional, non-r... (more)
The westbound California Zephyr running approximately 11 hrs late.
Running right on time, the eastbound Capital Limited cuts through the early morning fog and ducks under the former Western Maryland Salisbury Viaduct.
Amtrak’s California Zephyr hustles along the Colorado River under the imposing cliff of Dodge’s Bluff just east of Utaline, Colorado, on June 13, 2009. This former Rio Grande route through bea... (more)
On a cool summer morning, Amtrak’s westbound Empire Builder races across the Gaynor Trestle in Gaynor, WA on July 10th, 2018.
25 & 201 pass Debary whilst working the Silver Star from New York to Miami
Amtrak #3 'The Southwest Chief' climbs Raton Pass with ease passing the ATSF signals at Wootton,CO.
New Mexico exhibited every season and then some while I was there. Here is Amtrak #3 'The Southwest Chief' tearing through Rowe,NM while golf ball sized hail pelts down. It was a wise decision to ... (more)
A thick fog engulfs the small town of Raton,NM as Amtrak #3 'The Southwest Chief' prepares to makes its stop.
Amtrak #3 'The Southwest Chief' speeds past the semaphores at Wagon Mound,NM.