Amtrak Photo Archive
an unofficial site

Scenic Amtrak

Sometimes it's nice just to watch 'em roll


After the page loads, click on the image or
engine number to view a larger image


    Location & Information  Date  Photo Credit
 

Seattle WA
King St Station
Amtrak 501and Oregon 2

Early morning

Oct 2013 Thomas J Van Haag Jr
 

BALDWIN LA
TRAIN #1

2010 Leo W Persick Jr
  SCHRIEVER LA
UPRR 8433 SD70ACE
leading
AMTRAK TRAIN #2

2010 Leo W Persick Jr
NICE  Hot Springs CO
205 leads
 Dec 2003  Mike Raia
   West Virginia    GR Harper
164  Oscawanna Tunnel NY  unknown  from the
collection of
Albert Phleep
 213  Boston MA  June 23, 1978  from the
collection of
Albert Phleep
323 Hamiton Ontario Canada
Amtrak 323 and 228 pass through the RaiLink yard with the westbound Maple Leaf
 July 1999  Brian Switzer
   265  Amtrak 265 pulls the eastbound Maple Leaf over the trestle at Jordan, Ontario.
 July 1999  Brian Switzer
361    Sept 1995  Bill Hakkarinen
   one of the three Amtrak F40's on the Caltrain commuter service,
might be 397
   Frank Caron
 Turbo  The morning Turbo at
Peekskill NY
 June 1979  Dick Leonhardt
  Joppa MD
on the Gunpowder River
A southbound Metroliner meets a northbound MARC commuter
 June 1996  Bill Hakkarinen
598  SDP 598 on Horseshoe Curve?  October 1976  Bill Hakkarinen
824  Glenwood Canyon CO
eastbound
California Zeyphr
take from the westbound Desert Wind - in the hole for #6
 Sept 1995  Bill Hakkarinen
903  Rahway NJ  Dec. 23, 1976  Paul DeLuca
960  Princeton Jct NJ Aug. 1, 1976   Paul DeLuca
816  Cajon CA  March 12, 1994  Brian Matsmoto
830      Bill Hakkarinen
300 Dallas TX
take from the Hyatt Regency Hotel
F40 300 switching twos cars on to the rear of the northbound "Texas Eagle" The 300 will then take the lead spot on the train

Recognize the building in the background?
October 1990  Bill Hakkarinen
969  Trenton NJ  Jan 12, 1982  Bob Wilt
22   
Cajon Pass CA
Martinez Spur
 January 1998  Don Winslow
 276  Jacksonville FL  Oct 1983  from the
collection of
JL Hunt
 209  Springfield MA  November 6, 1988  from the
collection of
Albert Phleep
834  West of Aurora IL  April 1996  from the
collection of
Jim Hebner
241 Sierra Nevadas July 1985    Dick Leonhardt 
241  Sierra Nevadas July 21,1985   Dick Leonhardt 
256  Elkhart IN  November 1986  Dick Leonhardt 
       Don Winslow
   Scenic - in an urban way
Philadelphia PA
 Jan 16, 1997  Dick Leonhardt
84  The nothbound Silver Star at Stemmer's Run MD  October 1998  Bill Hakkarinen
 374 No longer in Fun Train Service - 374 pulls the"International " into Georgetown Ontario Canada  January 1999  Brian Switzer
382  Arlington VA
nothing moving in
Washington but Amtrak
Feb 12, 1983  Dick Leonhardt
927  927 with a mail train at Landover MD  Jan 19, 1999  Dick Leonhardt
 913  New Carrollton MD  Jan 19, 1999  Dick Leonhardt

Scenic 1 Scenic 2 Scenic 3 Scenic 4 Scenic 5 Scenic 6 Scenic 7 Scenic 8 Scenic 9

Scenic 10 Scenic 11 Scenic 12 Scenic 13

Back to the Amtrak Photo Archive Main Page

 

Contributions welcome and credited.

Most of the photos on this site are from original photos/slides or submissions. Some photos are from the web - I have tried to get permission to use on all of them, but a few may have slipped through. Please, let me know if that has happened.

 

 

This archive was first accessed August 1996