UP 7375 pushes the IG2OA west along the edge of the San Francisco Bay, on her maiden run since being built. Much thanks to Richard Khun for the headsup!
CDTX 2006 leads the San Jose-bound Train 737 around the curves of the Cal-P, skirting a low tide in the San Francisco Bay.
on a clear, cold day along the bay, as usual Amtrak is most of the traffic on the Martinez Sub. UP seems to only run less than a hand full of freight trains a day, but there is an BNSF "Z" train ... (more)
Two SD70M's slug it out, leading a HUGE 14,500 ton manifest, one of the largest I've ever witnessed roll along the water. Oh my, the sound of two EMD 710's in run 8, and the flanges squealing roun... (more)
A westbound UP stack train skirts San Pablo Bay on a glorious winter day.
A nice, clean GEVO leads a monster 136 car Global 2, IL to Oakland, CA stack train past Pinole. Bringing up the rear is another GEVO.
Amtrak 711, the first San Joaquin from Bakersfield rounds the curves of the San Francisco Bay on a wonderful Winter morning.
A short Z train rolls west at Gateley, and will soon set out it's cars at the UPS facility at North Bay, just a mile or so down the tracks.
A matched set of flagged and flared radiator SD70M's lead a lengthy stack train along the still-as-glass San Francisco Bay on a glorious Winter evening. Canon Rebel XS.
Two GEVO's and a GP38-2 lead a 61 car MRVSJ around the curves along the San Francisco Bay. Canon Rebel XS.
CDTX 2006 gently glides around the curves of the San Francisco Bay, leading train #535, bound for San Jose. Canon Rebel XS.
One on the point, one on the rear is the power assignment for this Global Two to Oakland stack train, as it curves along the San Francisco Bay.
Although today was cloudy and rainy, somehow the sun popped out in just the right amount of time for the SSAOA special in Pinole for myself and Ryan Martin. Enroute to Oakland to put the passenger... (more)
For the first and only time UP 1982 leads a westbound Z train bound for Oakland, shown skirting the water of the Carquinez Straits.
A 5-car Capitol Corridor is led by one of the 2nd generation F59PHI's as it rounds the bends at Pinole Shores skirting the Carquinez Bay.