In a classic scene that hasn't been seen in over a decade, a P32-8BWH leads the low level amfleet set on the Surf Line by the Del Mar Fairgrounds. 509 is back doing the work she started out doing ... (more)
California's Pacific Coast just got a lot more colorful! Amtrak Pacific Surfliner #573 cruises along the Pacific Ocean at the bluffs in Del Mar. Power for the train is F59PHI 457, painted... (more)
On the way to San Diego, skirting the ocean at Del Mar
What a difference a year makes! On 22NOV08 I was trying not to slide off PA 53 while railfanning the West Slope following a massive blizzard. Today I had a tee shirt on and the windows down while ... (more)
A rebuilt F40PH shoves an early morning southbound Coaster, crossing over the Soledad Lagoon.
An early morning northbound Coaster passes the Soledad Lagoon near the Torrey Pines State Beach.
The first morning southbound Pacific Surfliner from Los Angeles races toward San Diego, the next and last stop.
A northbound Coaster rolls along the California Coast as the sun sets at Del Mar.
"San Diego Steam Special" on its return trip to Los Angeles. The famous Coast Highway bridge was built in 1933.
A northbound Coaster hustles along the beach at Del Mar. The trees in this area are among the most distinctive I've ever seen.
Amtrak's Operation Lifesaver locomotives rockets northward along the coast in Del Mar. This area of the Surf Line has the highest concentration of pedestrian traffic on the tracks, which are used ... (more)
A "Pacific Surfliner" races along a right-of-way adorned with spring flowers on a "perfect" early April afternoon.