Amtrak northbound San Joaquin No. 717, running this cloudy afternoon with one of the lower-level, ex-NJT comet car sets, calls on the original 1900-built, Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railwa... (more)
First light spills onto the floor of the fertile, Central Valley of California as an appropriately named Amtrak San Joaquin races south across the Merced River over the original ATSF span h... (more)
San Joaquin 712 about to arrive at Modesto.
San Joaquin 710 arrives a Modesto station.
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)
Near sunset, Amtrak 353 East, a San Joaquin train, passes rail-laying equipment at the east end of Knightsen. Contractors are installing a second main track between Bixler (just west of Orwood) an... (more)
Amtrak San Joaquin 716 creeps through the S-curves in Ballico, California, because of a report that a crossing gate had been struck by a truck not long because this Oakland to Bakersfield t... (more)
Southbound San Joaquin 710 approaches Riverbank Ca.
Southbound San Joaquin races across the Stanislaus River to Modesto Station.
Amtrak train 719, a westbound San Joaquin heading fro Bakersfield to Oakland, speeds through Blanco, just south of Corcoran, California, on February 20, 2018. These Amtrak trains operate w... (more)
Southbound San Joaquin # 710 races through Riverbank Ca.
Amtrak train #540 departs Oakland's Jack London Square onto UP's
Southbound San Joaquin at Denair Ca.