On its second day of service wearing its new Veterans paint scheme, Amtrak Non-Powered Control Unit 90208 brings up the markers on Pacific Surfliner #774 as it nears the end of its run from... (more)
San Jose-bound Capitol Corridor #537 trots past the famous California & Hawaiian Sugar Company pure cane sugar plant in Crockett.
Flanges squeal and dynamic brakes howl off the freshly fallen snow while three GE's (in 2x1 formation) lead loaded auto racks from Gibson, Indiana (IHB) to Milpitas, California glide down Donner P... (more)
The Blue Streak Atlanta train heads off the shoe-fly built to take it around trench construction in San Gabriel.
The third Veteran's unit (this one a converted cab car - originally F40PH #208) is pulled west as it works at the days LA/SLO turn's westbound baggage car.
Heading south on the number One Main, and approaching the Santa Ana, California, Amtrak/Metrolink station, is BNSF Railway's M-BARSDG1-27A, a merchandise train heading from Barstow to San Diego. ... (more)
UP's hot-shot Oakland Z-train cruises through Glenshire, soon to start its battle against the eastbound grade.
FXE SD40 3192 along with a leased Helm unit await there next assignment at El Centro.
Running approximately 4 hours behind the mark, Amtrak's Zephyr 5 heads west along the Truckee River to its next station stop in Truckee with a broken down P42 and a UP ACe in the lead.
Citirail lease power leads a eastbound grain empty at Ash Hill.
The southbound Coast Starlight flies south through the Salinas Valley at 70MPH as it nears Soledad, CA with some farm equipment next to the tracks.
BNSF 6617 leads a nearly 9 hour late westbound Southwest Chief down off Ash Hill.
A pair of local units, one being a nice clean Helm GP38-2.
See the trailer for the video here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWlxhNuwSofkdFufpoRPf0g
It is September 7th, 2015 and it is the final day of excursions for Southern Pacific 2472 on the Niles... (more)
BNSF ES44C4 #8191 and BNSF ES44DC #7374 leads a BNSF Stack Train through Hill 582.