Westbound BNSF Executive Special
On "Turkey Day 2015," Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner #566 negotiates the curves on the Surfline's most remote place: Miramar Hill. Towering behind, are the vast office buildings in nearby So... (more)
On a late night Amtrak Pacific Surfliner, conductor Chris stands in-between two Horizon Amfleet cars and relays information to the engineer regarding the next stop, Old Town. As he stands in the h... (more)
Northbound Coaster descending Miramar Hill.
After a long drink, Santa Fe 4-8-4 3751 rounds the wye to rejoin the mainline, at which point it will back to San Diego's Old Town to rejoin the AARPCO Convention excursion train - 24 privately ow... (more)
After meeting a westbound (northbound) Amtrak Pacific Surfliner, Santa Fe 4-8-4 3751 and three Amtrak P42DCs get underway again as they bring the 24 car AAPRCO special (train A9572 1-21A) a... (more)
Hearing her chuff out of Sorrento station I catch ATSF 3751 climbing hard up Miramar Hill. Canon EOS 40D
While waiting for 3751 I tried this location using this Surfliner. Canon EOS 40D
ATSF 3751, along with AMTK 117, return to Miramar Hill to use the wye, June 1st. ATSF 3751 was hauling a special from LA to San Diego. This is a special return, as she pulled the last regularly ... (more)
Coaster 2101 shoves a train up the grade at Mirimar.
Looking down from the hills, we see Coaster 2101 shoving a commuter train up Mirimar Hill towards San Diego.
Almost silently, an Amtrak Pacific Surfliner led by cab control car 6900 descends Mirimar Hill.
San Diego Coaster 2105 eases a commuter train down Mirimar Hill en-route from San Diego to Oceanside.