Charging into the future. Amtrak/Amtrak California has taken delivery of new Siemens Venture coaches for testing. The semi-permanently coupled five car set represents the future of train travel fo... (more)
Approaching the Fullerton station is Amtrak Pacific Surfliner 1566 (weekend/holiday service from Los Angeles to San Diego) on New Year's Day 2020. CDTX SC-44 2109, one of two in Surflin... (more)
Northbound San Joaquin Sprints through Riverbank Ca.
An AmCal F59 brings 525 into Alviso, nearing the end of their trip on the Capitol Corridor.
Sunrise on the Coast Route at Mondos Beach near Ventura, finds the early morning Pacific Surfliner heading southbound into the rising sun.
As the sun sets behind Angel Stadium, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner 583 departs the Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (the Amtrak/Metrolink/Greyhound/transit bus station in Anahe... (more)
Modesto might not seem very scenic, but it can certainly be a colorful station stop for Amtrak's San Joaquin's if one times it right. Take for example the changing, fall colors of the trees in the... (more)
Amtrak's westbound Lake Shore Limited has just crossed over from the Amtrak West Side Line onto Metro North's Hudson Line as it passes the Riverdale section of the Bronx. Today's train has a Viewl... (more)
An Amtrak Pacific Surfliner shoves its way towards LA (looming in the background) as it crosses the LA River on the Redondo Flyover.
Surfers catch some rays an enjoy a beautiful afternoon while a Pacific Surfliner rolls along the beach.
Northbound Pacific Surfliner 583 curves to the north as it crosses the Redondo Flyover on its final approach to Los Angeles. In the foreground, another Pacific Surfliner is swtiching out cars from... (more)
A Pacific Surfliner train rolls along the beach station of San Clemente Pier at sunset.
Passing Starlights. The daily ritual, at least when both trains are on time, takes place in front of the beautifully resorted Southern Pacific freight house here in San Luis Obispo as Amtra... (more)
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train 1573 heads north with CDTX 2117 shoving on the rear.
A new Siemans Charger leads Northbound Pacific Surfliner Train No. 763 to San Luis Obispo thru Faria Beach.