860 hugs the Pacific Ocean on the beginning of it's trip to the Inland Empire behind an F59.
Unlike Southern Pacific's glamorous Daylight passenger trains that once raced along these very tracks drawing the attention of railfans during their years of operation, 2017's draw for railfans on... (more)
California Coulter Pine tree, turquoise Pacific Ocean, white sandy beach, and Pacific Surfliner! This scenic location has been well documented, but never gets old. I was thrilled to get such fav... (more)
The Seattle section of the Empire Builder arrives in Edmonds on a cold December morning.
In a stunning display of colors not likely to grace the 811-foot long trestle at Gaviota again anytime soon, the 2013 AAPRCO "Napa Valley Limited," made up of 21 privately owned passenge... (more)
75014 Braveheart climbs past Waterside Caravan Park hauling the 13:15 Paignton to Kingswear Santa Special. 11/12/2016
Beginning it's brief journey over the 811-foot long Gaviota trestle, a lengthy northbound Coast Starlight lives up to its namesake on a beautiful day on the west coast. On this bright, sunny after... (more)
SDNX 2104 leads Coaster 689 north along the Del Mar bluffs in beautiful late afternoon light.
Surfliner No.1761 travels along cobblestone Beach with the Vets Cabbage car in the middle of the train. Private cars Silver Splendor, Acoma, Pacific Trail and Overland Trail, with Amtrak 167 pushi... (more)
Photocharter hosted by Italia on Rails to salute the line that will be closed on next November 1st
A fisherman takes a moment to look at the passing Pacific Surfliner train before going at it again. I sometimes compare fishing to railfanning as calculation and skill can only get you so far, and... (more)
A northbound Pacific Surfliner makes its way up the coast on a perfect winter day.
A couple watch the northbound Coast Starlight glide across the impressive trestle at Gaviota.