A very late southbound Coast Starlight travels along San Pablo Bay, on a beautiful spring afternoon. Hopefully the passengers enjoy the bay, as this is the only California coastline they will see... (more)
The Coast Starlight departing San Jose.
"Coast Starlight" running about 4 hours late.
Smokin' Coast Starlight over Tehachapi Pass.
Amtrak President Gunn's Tehachapi Special smoking past UP 4512...and everything else on the line. "Coast Starlight", detouring over Tehachapi Pass, apparently had top priority making her extremely... (more)
Amtrak President Gunn's Tehachapi Special just finished going through the horseshoe curve. A BNSF piggyback train can be seen waiting at the siding below. "Coast Starlight" is making an extremel... (more)
An overhead view of Amtrak President Gunn's Tehachapi Special. "Coast Starlight", detouring over Tehachapi Pass, is about to enter the horseshoe curve at Caliente.
The southbound Coast Starlight passes the Santa Clara depot and will soon arrive in San Jose.
with Amtrak 117.
Never on time by the schedule, but just in time for me to get the photo, Amtrak train 11 heads down the Niles sub.
With Amtrak 118.
Displaced Amtrak Cascades unit on the point of the southbound Coast Starlight, crossing the Alviso Sloughs.
An Amtrak Cascades service F59phi is seen leading Amtrak's SB Coast Starlight #11 along the shores of the San Pablo Bay. Nikon D200, 18-70mm. www.bayarearailroading.com
Due to a power shortage at Amtrak in SEA, a Cascades F59PHI fills in on the Coast Starlight.