Amtrak California train No.759 northbound from Los Angeles to Goleta, arrives in Santa Barbara at sunrise with morning commuters. 759 lead by Siemans SC44 No. 2114 was started after the devastati... (more)
On the Brush Sub, BNSF GP40-M No. 3020 and Santa Fe B40-8W switch empty tanks at Suncor Energy.
BNSF No.4135 leads a Santa Fe Warbonnet and a Norfolk Southern Stallion along the Rock Creek Reservoir in the Feather River Canyon.
Westbound Amtrak No. 5, The California Zephyr rolls alongside the Colorado River at Radium on the Moffat Sub.
Southern Pacific No.2472 awaits the highball for another run through Niles Canyon. This will be the last weekend that the SP 4-6-2 runs the canyon. The Golden Gate Railroad Museum will be moving t... (more)
The Sacramento Locomotive Works and a scene from the past. Union Pacific 844 rests outside The Shops awaiting the highball to enter the California Rail Museum to be on display. Echos of an earlier... (more)
Storm clouds move in off the Pacific Ocean as Amtrak No. 11 the southbound Coast Starlight running on the advertised, hustles through Ventura to Los Angeles
Looking down the Kootenay River from the Yaak Campground at an empty grain train headed east
The switch is set for Baldwin 2-8-0 to leave the yard for the F&W Spring Railfair. Several runs are scheduled each day for the weekend event.
Looking back to the SP 4449 excursion to Bend Oregon.The weather was hot and dry and the train had its issues but it was a fun time. Here the 4449 swings away from the Columbia River and heads up... (more)
Golden Gate Railroad Museum Southern Pacific No. 2472 is fired and prepped for Memorial Day excursions thru Niles Canyon.
A lineup of steam at the old ATSF Grand Canyon station. The 3751 traveled from it's home in Southern California to the Grand Canyon in conjunction with the NRHS convention in August of 2002. Posed... (more)
During 1998 welded rail was laid along the Coast Route.A member of the Arizona Track Gang spikes down new rail.
During 1998 welded rail was laid along the Coast Route. A rail cutter sets at sunrise to cut rail, as spike puller continues up the line pulling spikes
During 1998 welded rail was laid along the Coast Route. A rail heater car awaits the signal to continue heating the new rail.