With the passages of Amtrak 790 and 777 complete, the LOF67 takes to the coast as it exits Emma Wood State Beach (Ventura) and skirts the ocean alongside a sea of wildflowers in the background.
Skirting the Pacific Ocean as it exits Emma Wood State Beach, Amtrak 777 runs alongside another sea - a sea of blooming wildflowers - as it heads north for San Luis Obispo this afternoon.
Pacific Surfliner No. 1761 with private cars today. Vista dome Silver Splendor built in 1956 for the CB&Q and the Denver Zephyr. Original name Silver Buckle. Santa Fe Acoma a Club Lounge, built fo... (more)
A Herzog work train is delivered to Ventura Ca. to help with the clean up of the many mud flows as a result of heavy rains on the Santa Barbara Sub.
Doing the two step. A work train takes to the siding for a meet with two Pacific Surfliners. With NB Amtrak No.769 holding the Main, the conductor of the work train is on the ground to watch, as S... (more)
Unlike Southern Pacific's glamorous Daylight passenger trains that once raced along these very tracks drawing the attention of railfans during their years of operation, 2017's draw for railfans on... (more)
Dolores-bound loaded oil cans from Wunpost roll south along the sun drenched Emma Woods State Beach in crisp early morning sunlight.
Union Pacific's PTC test train, working the Coast Route, running from Seacliff Siding to Oxnard Ca.
The westbound Coast Starlight has Silver Lariat and Silver Solarium bringing up the markers. The cars are heading to Seattle to be part of the annual snow train from Seattle to Leavenworth WA. ove... (more)
Surfliner No.1761 travels along cobblestone Beach with the Vets Cabbage car in the middle of the train. Private cars Silver Splendor, Acoma, Pacific Trail and Overland Trail, with Amtrak 167 pushi... (more)
The Friday southbound Guadalupe local with four SD70M units passes through Emma Wood State Park.
The Guadalupe local passes through Seacliff at sunset.
Working along the crashing shores of Emma Wood State Beach, the WOXOXB-18, made up by an SD70M, SD60M and two rock cars, pause between runs to take on more unearthed, soft dirt that will be taken ... (more)
On a fine spring beach day, Amtrak California Pacific Surfliner No 761.head west to San Luis Obispo. Cabbage ( Cab/ baggage) ex P40PH brings up the rear of a set of older Amtrak equipment.
Amtrak California Pacific Surfliner No. 777 to San Luis Obispo makes its station stop in Ventura on the advertised.