On a late night Amtrak Pacific Surfliner, conductor Chris stands in-between two Horizon Amfleet cars and relays information to the engineer regarding the next stop, Old Town. As he stands in the h... (more)
All is quiet on the McCloud. With the railroad's only operational locomotive left derailed on the line for several weeks and much of the railroad's equipment scrapped, or marked to be scr... (more)
The Stockton, CA to Willow Springs, IL "Z" train thunders through Sandcut in perhaps the final sunset shot I will capture with the aging cantilever signal as the centerpiece.
Travel Town Los Angeles, has many gems. Here is Western Pacific 26 which was built in 1909 by American Locomotive Company Schenectady Works. It's cylinders are 22' x 30", it's drivers are 51" and ... (more)
Few of todays' railfans know the amazing fact that from the 1900 to 1960, the mighty Southern Pacific ran a 3 foot narrow gauge railroad in the Owens Valley of California. Stock Car 163, built be... (more)
Decending the grade down Beaumont Hill, UP 8820 west passes through a series of S curves near El Casco.
Exiting San Timoteo Canyon at Redlands, UP 8820 west leads the ZMQLC towards a crew change at West Colton.
ATSF 3751 is about to cross Fariplex Drive as it heads to San Bernardino.
ATSF 3751 passes under State Street as it heads to San Bernardino.
Running down the middle of Interstate 10 on Metrolink's San Gabriel Sub, Santa Fe 4-8-4 steam locomotive #3751 powers a special east to San Bernardino to help celebrate railroad days which is bein... (more)
A look from the inside of the caboose at the sleeping giant, 4014. The work party had come to an end on this chilly December day and I decided to take some new angles of the Big Boy from inside th... (more)
Another photo of the damaged GP35 No 2620 at Victorville, CA. The other 3 units behind it all had bodyside damage but nothing like as bad.
Napa Valley Wine train
A rush hour Coaster heads towards Oceanside, where it will change ends to head back to San Diego on a beautiful day.