Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr winds its way through snow-covered evergreen trees at Crescent, Colorado, on the snowy morning of March 27, 2009.
Empire Builder rolls thru lush green fields enroute to St. Paul Union Depot.
The meeting of the Coast Starlights at San Luis Obispo.
The evening California Zephyr runs by the North Yard and the BNSF's intermodal facility on its way to Denver Union Station.
Amtrak 79 leads the southbound Starlight out of the Westfir Tunnel and into Oakridge
Not your typical Amtrak detour! Devoid of regularly scheduled passenger traffic since the start of Amtrak in 1971 the rails over Tehachapi Pass have hosted several Amtrak detours over the years, m... (more)
With a massive wildfire still burning in Cajon Pass nearly 24 hours after it began, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief train #3 is forced to detour around the area via Mojave, resulting in some ra... (more)
The Coast Starlight rolls along, 2 hours later than normal due to track work on the Union Pacific near Crescent Lake.
The Coast Starlight hugs the scenic Pacific coast as it passes through Gaviota State Park on a fine summer evening.
Having completed its station work, Amtrak's Southwest Chief #3 accelerates out of Albuquerque, NM and on towards all points west. This train features one of Amtrak's new Phase III Baggage Cars, en... (more)
The Empire Builder continues its eastward journey out of St. Paul along the Mississippi River. In 50 or so minutes it will make a brief stop in Red Wing. What a beautiful day to enjoy the... (more)
The Empire Builder speeds along the River Subdivision through the signals at Blackbird East only a few minutes out of Red Wing.
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr rumbles along the Colorado River, and is about to enter 463-foot Tunnel 42 just east of Radium, Colorado, on June 6, 2013.
The Eastbound Empire Builder heads towards Marias Pass. This area is currently (August 2015) suffering from a forest fire and BNSF has positioned equipment to protect this bridge.
The first revenue Amtrak train to pass through Greenfield, MA since 1987 crosses the Deerfield River at Cheapside.