Imagine you're embarking on a journey to the great American West! It's happening in this video. Amtrak's California Zephyr pulls out of Chicago, heading west toward San Fransisco, crossing the Rocky Mountains and the vast Nevada desert. This route used to involve 3 railroads - The Burlington, Rio Grande, and Western Pacific. This video support an episode of Ramping Up your English - a content-based ESL series seen on RVTV. Visit LetzCreate.org for all episodes of Ramping Up your English, including support and bonus materials.