The power for the 1st Kaiser job returns east through Glendora, after quickly dropping off cars at the Miller Brewery in Irwindale for the weekday Pasadena Local to switch in the coming week.
Amtrak 464 pushes Surfliner 769 north out of the Anaheim station on a warm, clear winter morning.
Mid-morning Metrolink 302 heads east after the inbound commuter rush, approaching Lone Hill Ave. in San Dimas on the San Bernardino Line. My first train photo of 2007.
Keeping up the Santa Fe tradition, BNSF 7708 leads a trio of high-horsepower units with a hot westbound piggyback train across the Transcon at Cosnino, east of Flagstaff. Fuji Provia 100.
Regular Metrolink service to Arcadia? Not exactly - this was a special that Metrolink ran from '97-'99 on New Years Day for the Rose Parade. Riders would transfer to buses for the short ride to ... (more)
My best chance to photograph a train on SP's (former PE) Baldwin Park branch came just as the line was being heavily upgraded for the coming Metrolink line. SP 6337 and SSW 9644 work a rail train... (more)
Despite looking a bit forlorn being led by grafitti-victim GP30 2433, this light-engine 1st Kaiser local returning east did keep alive my streak of seeing a train on the Pasadena Sub on Xmas eve i... (more)
An afternoon westbound stack train at Cosnino.
BNSF 7790 leads a westbound past the Flagstaff depot as the light starts to fade.
Amtrak 118 leads Train #1, the westbound Sunset Limited - running about 3 hours late approaching Walnut.
UP 4796 leads a westbound stack train bound for the former SP City of Industry yard - about 8 miles ahead. The Tropicana reefers up front are also high priority cars for Industry.
BNSF 4817 is one of three C44-9W's in three different schemes pulling a westbound towards Flagstaff at Cosnino.
Once found leading the hottest of Santa Fe freights when new, BNSF 526 and a GP60M are assigned to the humble local based out of Flagstaff, heading east to Darling.
BNSF 7711 leads a westbound manifest through the series of curves between Darling and Cosnino in the late morning.
NS 7549 was a nice catch leading a westbound loaded vehicle train at Spadra. The unit is 1-year old this month.