CDTX 2015 leads this afternoon's edition of Amtrak 717 as the four-car San Joaquin pauses at the Amtrak Modesto Station for its work. In the background, the recently moved ATSF 2921 sits quietly w... (more)
While visiting Modesto to check out the relocation of Santa Fe 2921, I kept hearing a horn off in the distance that finally drew me away during a lull in BNSF traffic. As it turned out, it was a M... (more)
Santa Fe 2921, built in 1943 by the Baldwin Locomotive Works, basks in the sun at the Modesto Amtrak Station following its move out of Beard Brook Park just days before. The 650-ton locomotive and... (more)
On a warm morning in the San Joaquin Valley, a meet occurs at the Modesto Amtrak Station...wait, on single track? Yes, but probably not the kind your thinking of. As Amtrak 710 performs its statio... (more)
BNSF train leaving Riverbank and entering Modesto.
Eastbound SP hotshot near Modesto
BNSF C44-9W leads a Canandian Canola Train through Modesto with the remaining power being 2 more CN units amongst the lead power and 2 more CN Units and a CitiRail Unit shoving as DPU's!
MET job heading for SP interchange yard in Modesto
An MET job with a friendly crew was working the main line in Modesto
A Z-train speeds through Modesto, CA at speeds of up to 70MPH.