A favorite train watching location in the Puget Sound Region is along Sunset Blvd. in Edmonds, just north of the ferry slip. BNSF's mainline hugs the shoreline, and numerous Amtrak, Sounder and BN... (more)
Amtrak Cascades and Mt Rainier: Southbound train 509 passes by a field as it nears Tacoma while Mount Rainier looms in the distance.
Amtrak F59PHI 466 brings a southbound Cascades train around a corner as it nears the Kelso-Longview station stop. This F59 appears to have white "Amtrak" lettering on the nose rather tha... (more)
As the sun begins to set, Amtrak Cascades train #519 rolls south along the Bellingham Bay in Bellingham, WA on July 6th, 2018.
Amtrak F59PHI 466 leads the last southbound Cascades train of the day along Puget Sound between Tacoma and Olympia. Built in 1998, this locomotive is running out its last days in Amtrak service.
Amtrak #517 heads south towards Edmonds Station with Mt. Baker standing tall in the distance.
These F59 engines will soon be history as Amtrak's new SC-44 Chargers will eventually put them out of... (more)
Hugging the Puget Sound will no longer be experienced at this location after today. Tomorrow, passenger trains will move to the $181 million inland "Point Defiance bypass" route.... (more)
The morning Cascades service train from Vancouver, BC to Seattle. WA leaves the line along Samish Bay south of Bellingham on its way to its next stop at Mt. Vernon. The sun is out and so is the ti... (more)
Sunset at Bellingham.
Cascades 507 rolls into PDX with a very pink Mt. Hood in the back drop.
An Amtrak Cascades set rolls southbound along scenic Bellingham Bay near last light of the day.
An Amtrak Cascades service train rolls south over a trestle at a marina near White Rock, BC in June 2000. This is the afternoon run from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA.
It's just before sunrise as an Amtrak Cascades train works its way through Woodburn, Ore., heading north to Portland. Southern Pacific 2-6-0 No. 1785 sits quietly in the adjacent town park.
On its evening trek between Eugene, OR and Seattle, WA, Amtrak Cascades train 508 races north through the farmlands of the Willamette Valley.
Amtrak train 510 heads northbound into Bellingham, WA with F59PHI No. 466 giving it a push. A former F40PH, now a baggage/cab car heads the train. This is the morning Cascades service from Seattle... (more)