The country's most famous train, the California Zephyr is westbound in Altamont Pass east of Livermore, California an hour east of Oakland, its destination, April 22, 1950. The CZ, train No. 17, provides luxury travel from Chicago to California with sleepers, dome cars, full diners and coaches.
The new diesel powered, stainless steel California Zephyr between Chicago, Denver, Salt Lake City and San Francisco features the unique Vista-Dome cars.
The diesel powered, stainless steel California Zephyr. This train operates via Burlington, Rio Grande and Western Pacific Railroads through the Colorado Rockies and Feather River Canyon ... the Scenic Way Across America.