Welcome Train Travelers

The purpose of this site is to bring forth discussions and experience with train excursions and travel throughout the world. 

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The feeling of exhilaration as the train comes into the station, blowing the horn, sounding of bells, squealing of the brakes, and hissing to a stop.  A start of a new adventure……….

Silver Star – Washington DC

California Zephyr – Mee Canyon, Colorado

Train Station – Chicago

Bends & Curves IX

Cardinal – Virginia

Capitol Limited – Paw Paw, West Virginia

Passing through the Potomac River.

Train Station – Washington D.C.

Southwest Chief – Fort Madison, Iowa

California Zephyr – Radium Hot Springs, Colorado

Bends & Curves VIII

Bridges II – Great River Bridge (Burlington, Iowa)

California Zephyr to Chicago. “The Great River Bridge is an asymmetrical, single tower cable-stayed bridge over the Mississippi River. It carries U.S. Route 34 from Burlington, Iowa to the town of Gulf Port, Illinois.”

California Zephyr – Galesburg, Illinois

Empire Builder – Bison, Montana

Texas Eagle – Austin, Texas

Bridges I – Tacoma Narrows Bridge (Tacoma, Washington)

Coast Starlight on the way to Seattle. “Tacoma Narrows Bridge, suspension bridge across the Narrows of Puget Sound, connecting the Olympic Peninsula with the mainland of Washington state, U.S. The original bridge, known colloquially as “Galloping Gertie,” was a landmark failure in engineering history. The bridge became known for its pitching deck, and collapsed into Puget Sound the morning of November 7, 1940, under high wind conditions.”