There are very few Class Ones that still have a working roundhouse and turntable anymore which is one thing (among many) that makes Seattle's rail scene special. But at the north end of BNSF's Bal... (more)
While the skyline is decidedly 2017 the motive power is much more 1987! In this view looking north on the Seattle Sub we see a hostler job holding at the Spokane Str... (more)
The Seahawks Unit Passing by the StadiumAmtrak Cascades train 504 arrives in Seattle, Washington, about 30 minutes late on its run from Portland, Oregon, on January 23, 2017.... (more)
The Sounder of SilenceA set of Sounder equipment, with F59PHI for power, is serviced in Seattle, Washington, on January 19, 2017. Sounder commuter trains are maintained at the Amtr... (more)
The Rocky Mountaineer Tour Train arrives at King Street Station at Seattle.
A mixed freight heads alongside Alaskan Way, Seattle, 3837 & 6576 provide the power, 5 Sept 2016
A beautiful fall afternoon greets the crew of train 3 as it cruises along Puget Sound at Carkeek Park with an unusual lashup of an LMX Dash 8 40B, MPI SD45 and B30-7A. Actually the unusual was sor... (more)
BN 8159 and mate are out for a stroll along Puget Sound on the former Great Northern mainline between Seattle and Everett. The 8159 is the trailing unit as the light power heads north toward Evere... (more)
MILW 618 heads a transfer from Black River Jct., near Renton, WA where the MILW mainline separates from the Pacific Coast Railway, into Seattle. Main line trains from Chicago terminated in Tacoma,... (more)
UP SW9 1838 and SW7 1816 relax under threatening skies at Argo Yard, Seattle, WA, in May 1976. The two switchers display slightly different color schemes, emphasizing the 60s era slogan on the 183... (more)
NW2 No. 459 idles not far from downtown Seattle.
The BATMOBILE! Two end cars and a Bistro sit in the Seattle yard, showing off the aesthetic fins designed to make the transition from the ultra tall F59PHI locomotives that mate perfectly with bi... (more)
Two Sounder sets lay over in the yard, and if you look close you can see the unit on the left has a different shade of white paint.
An Amtrak Cascades train pulls out of King Street Station.
The Empire Builder heads past the Space Needle in the background. All of the police presence and barricades are due to Hemp Festival taking place in the nearby park.