A very late westbound California Zephyr approaches the east switch at Shafter in eastern Nevada on a lovely spring day. If I remember correctly 5 was about eleven hours late due to midwest floodin... (more)
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr cruises through Tunnel 29 east of Pinecliffe, Colorado, on the morning of May 25, 1998, powered by a pair of GE P42DCs and a GE P32BWH.
Amtrak #5 'The California Zephyr' speeds along South Boulder Creek at Tolland,CO. Next stop, Fraser...
Due to Flooding in Iowa, Amtrak's California Zephyr with assistance with an Union Pacific engine departs Chicago Union station late as it heads west past CP Morgan during Metra rush hour, once at ... (more)
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.
Amtrak #5 'The California Zephyr' is seen making its way through the Rockies near Crescent,CO. Gross Dam and Reservoir are seen in the background. Interestingly the reservoir receives water from t... (more)
The new Phase II heritage unit leads the California Zephyr west through Western Springs.
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr approaches Tunnel 1 east of Plainview, Colorado, on the bright and snow morning of January 6, 1998.
Amtrak 5 detour on UP..
Amtrak 5 flood detour on UP..
I was able to get ideal light on Amtrak number 5 Zephyr crossing the Great Salt Lake. Due to it running 18 hour lake.
Normally the trip is done around Midnight. The best part I was able to catch... (more)
Even the ladies on the building are look down with wonderment of an 18 hour late Amtrak. I think they like the heritage unit also.