Amtrak's Veteran unit #42 with the Amtrak Exhibit train. Such a great looking locomotive, kudos Amtrak for honoring our Vets!
The inside rail of the wye track required some attention, so yesterday morning the guys were hard at it utilizing hand tools, the backhoe and one of the railroad's gang cars in what could've been ... (more)
The 1202 is the rear end power on this outbound trip, helping another SW1200 on the head end get this log train up the hill in the woods west of Shelton. This spot is inaccessible by automobile, ... (more)
The morning turn is crossing First Street in Shelton, interrupting a section crew who are busy replacing a guard rail on the wye track. Nice old speeder!
A very late Amtrak Empire Builder #8 wasted no time accelerating out of Edmonds. The engineer was giving a wave at me and blowing by a couple of trespassers at the same time.
Waiting at MP 18 for track & time work schedule on the tracks to expire.
The manifest train accelerated out of the siding after waiting for Maintenance of Way of doing a quick track work.
A 3 hour late Amtrak Empire Builder #7 coast along the Puget Sound as it starts to slow down for the station stop at Edmonds. AMTK 42, 406, and the exhibit train was also on the consist as well, m... (more)
Another fantastic sunset that the passengers of Cascades 508 were able to witness from the comfort of their seats.