The Empire Builder treats its passengers to a somewhat foggy morning along Puget Sound as the train arrives in Seattle, WA on its last lap from Chicago. The final 30 miles from Everett to Seattle ... (more)
A beautiful fall afternoon greets the crew of train 3 as it cruises along Puget Sound at Carkeek Park with an unusual lashup of an LMX Dash 8 40B, MPI SD45 and B30-7A. Actually the unusual was sor... (more)
BN 8159 and mate are out for a stroll along Puget Sound on the former Great Northern mainline between Seattle and Everett. The 8159 is the trailing unit as the light power heads north toward Evere... (more)
An Amtrak Cascades F40PH Cabbage Car pushes train # 516 heads away from Carkeek Park as it heads up Puget Sound. The train is bound for Vancouver, BC.
Northbound Sounder Train # 1704 passes by one of the most scenic points of interests, Carkeek Park. It's hard to believe that even though this area might seem like a rural beach, it's still part o... (more)
Sound Transit train 1700, the first afternoon rush hour commuter train, rolls along Puget Sound at Carkeek Park in Seattle at sunset. A lone person on the beach does not seem to have much interest... (more)
A meet with a very late #7 and the Rocky Mountaineer's Coastal Passage excursion train.
A very late #7 just meet up with a NB Rocky Mountaineer's Coastal Passage excursion train and a couple of trespassers in Carkeek Park.
Southern Pacific #4449 on the return trip from Vancouver BC. to Seattle WA. with the Portland to Vancouver steam special.
Parents, grandparents, boys and girls; all separated by ever growing and ever changing generational differences, all still memorized by the big trains that roll by.
A Barber Shop Quartet of EMD F45's lead a Burlington Northern eastbound freight along Puget Sound through the "S" curves at Carkeek Park enroute to Everett, then east over Stevens Pass and onward ... (more)
Taking it easy on the shores, three DPU roll along the Puget Sound. Soon, the easy times will be over. Stevens Pass, with its huge 2.2% grades, will put all the train's 6 units to work.
For the next few moments all activity on the beach stops as people young and old watch this Z train rumble by.
Beach goers set up camp next to the dragging equipment detector and dodge trains all afternoon, including this Westbound stack train.