Cardinal & Empire Builder

The Empire Builder is an Amtrak train line that stretches from Chicago to the Pacific Northwest. These iPhone photos are from a 2016 journey, first on the Cardinal from Charlottesville, Virginia, to Chicago, and then aboard the Empire Builder line to Portland, Oregon.

Lake Shore Limited & California Zephyr

The California Zephyr is an Amtrak train line that stretches from Chicago to San Francisco. These photos are from a 2014 journey, first from Boston to Chicago on the Lake Shore Limited, and then aboard the California Zephyr to San Francisco.

Texas Eagle

A handful of photos from the Texas Eagle, an Amtrak train line I rode from Dallas to Chicago, and the Lake Shore Limited, which stretches from Chicago to Boston. 2014.