Skirting the ex-Southern Pacific coast line along the Carpentaria Bluffs, Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight lives up to its namesake as it heads toward its next station stop of Santa Barbara.
The afternoon sun glistens off the southbound No.14, the coast Starlight, as it travels through the ranch lands on the outskirts of San Luis Obispo.
On its way downstate, Amtrak's Chicago-Carbondale Shawnee pauses at Homewood station on a fall morning to pick up suburban riders. The standard F40PH is in charge.
Framed by Illinois Central catenary, Amtrak's City of New Orleans approaches Homewood station in suburban Chicago behind a pair of F40PHs. The Heritage Fleet consist assigned to this train in 1985... (more)
The first two Amtrak Cascades Chargers to arrive in the Pacific Northwest, #1400 and 1403.
Amtrak Cascades heads south past Chambers Bay Golf Course in University place in golden light after a storm rolled through.
A Rohr Turbo set running northbound from New York to Albany exits the Breakneck Ridge tunnel at Cold Spring, NY, on a summer afternoon. The distinctive scent of jet fuel from its exhaust will hang... (more)
The evening California Zephyr passes a BNSF team that is working sorting hoppers in the Denver Yard. After pulling into the yard the Amtrak will then back into Denver Union Station.
The westbound Lakeshore limited Amtrak P449 hustles through Chester, MA just has the annual Chester On Track wraps it up until next year.
Amtrak's Phase I anniversary unit leads the Westbound Capitol Limited through West Newton, PA. The station, built in 1893, was never a stop on the Capitol Limited, but was used in commuter servic... (more)
Racing the setting sun, Amtrak's southbound Coast Starlight approaches the sweeping curve at Camarillo as it nears the one hour mark from its final destination of Los Angeles Union Station.
The Capitol Limited races west from Washington, DC passing a MARC GP39H2 that arrived Brunswick, MD shortly before Amtrak with the evening return of the commuters to the suburbs.