After waiting for the late southbound Coast Starlight train, Amtrak 191 and the rest of the northbound Coast Starlight head out of San Luis Obispo, CA and into the sunset along California's golden... (more)
Amtrak 134 quickly leads the southbound Coast Starlight through Chular, CA in the beautiful Salinas Valley. On this section of the Coast Line, passengers get to view lettuce and artichoke fields a... (more)
Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight flies by the base of the California Coastal Range as it heads north through San Lucas, CA on Union Pacific's Coast Subdivision.
Four newly-rebuilt SD40-2s looking good through Alviso on the afternoon MRVSJ
One of the afternoon commuters heading back to Stockton
What a consist! Four newly rebuilt SD40-2's pulled the MRVSJ south through Alviso. Today's set consisted of 1606, 1603 (both snoots), 1550, and 1552.
Southbound UP MRVSJ at Alviso.
Here Union Pacific 1989 leads the SOAWC through the Salinas Valley on a very clear winter day. Seems like the CEOs aboard could be snacking on some fresh lettuce as they approach King City, CA.
On a great day along the California Coastal Mountains, UP 1989 leads it's 13 car passenger special down the Coast Sub. Here you see it rolling through Bradley, CA.
A southbound ballast train passes Alviso as it heads for Hollister, CA to service the Hollister Industrial Lead.
NS 9834 led today's SB Amtrak Coast Starlight, surprisingly the whole way from Seattle to Los Angeles, without being taken off the point. I caught it this morning passing through Alviso (north of... (more)
A five-hour late Coast Starlight tries to make up as much time as it can as it passes through Alviso at sunset.
A dying breed... UP 1351 splits some of the last remaining searchlight signals in the Bay Area on its way to Milepost 23, leading the Mulford Local.
The Union Pacific WELSLZ led by UP 5423 slowly rolls down the Cuesta Grade as it goes through Chorro on an approach towards San Luis Obispo, CA.