Late afternoon sun, a clean train and a great location conclude a day's railfanning in sunny California!
Coast Highway was always a nice place to photograph the Coastline. Canon EOS 40D
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner #567 skirts the Pacific on its way from San Diego to Los Angeles on Veterans' Day 2008. Shoving on the rear is F59PHI 455 in a special scheme to raise awareness of... (more)
Amtrak 460 leads the first southbound Pacific Surfliner of the day to San Diego as it skirts the ocean at Del Mar.
ATSF 3751 skirts along the Pacific Ocean at Del Mar as it leads the 24-car AAPRCO special south to San Diego.
On the last day of summer 2008, Santa Fe 4-8-4 3751 (along with a trio of Amtrak P42DCs) is on the point of train A9572 1-21A, the 24 car AAPRCO special heading from Los Angeles to San Diego.
ATSF 4-8-4 3751 leads the 24 car American Association of Private Rail Car Owners (AAPRCO) special southbound along the Pacific Ocean at Del Mar, CA on a beautiful Sunday morning. more)
The gleaming ATSF 3751 (along with three Amtrak P42s that nobody noticed anyway) coasts southbound along the beautiful beach shores of Del Mar with the 24 car AAPRCO special handily in tow.
A saturday Coaster cruises north by Coast Highway 101 which is a favorite among RR photographers. Canon EOS 40D
The fireman of the 3751 looks on towards the Pacific Ocean, as the train rounds the curve at Del Mar. Two peices of history are seen together for the first time in more that 50 years. The 101 brid... (more)
Amtrak F59PHI 457 is in charge of Pacific Surfliner #768 as it lives up to its name and skirts the Pacific Ocean on its way from Goleta to San Diego. The final stop is now just about twent... (more)
Steam returns to the old Santa Fe Coast Line as restored 4-8-4 3751 runs down the California coast at Del Mar, just before turning inland for the completion of its trip from Los Angeles to San Die... (more)
Westbound Autorack unstretches itself along the Del Mar Bluffs
Southbound train to San Diego.