Making a rare appearance on the coast line while assisting the Pacific Surfliner service with a massive increase in ridership following the temporary closure of US 101, CDTX 2051 brings up the rea... (more)
Two Famous Tail Cars Meet. In an unplanned meet that is unlikely to happen again for sometime, American Railway Explorer's "Kansas" sits quietly inside Amtrak's 8th Street Yard as... (more)
"Roaming the American West" In Luxury. With the iconic downtown Los Angeles skyline just around the corner, BNSF 8342 leads the BNSF Railway 2018 "Roaming the American West" business car sp... (more)
Posing beneath the ex-Santa Fe Railway locomotive sanding tower that still holds its place at Redondo Junction, Santa Fe 3751 eases around the sharp curve on the coupling track as it heads for Nor... (more)
With their time at the 2016 California Passenger Rail Summit complete, Santa Fe 3751 leads the Amtrak section of display equipment past Terminal Tower on its way home.
As the morning overcast continues to clear, UP 4928 leads an Oxnard, CA to Reisor, LA repositioning autorack train downgrade off Santa Susana Pass shortly before ducking into the darkness of Tunne... (more)
Searchlights At Blue Hour. Making the final push toward the summit of Cuesta Pass, UP 4385 streaks past the still active, ex-Southern Pacific searchlights at the south end of the Santa Marg... (more)
San Bernardino Railroad Historical Society Chief Mechanical Officer, Bob Kittel, looks over the crossheads of Santa Fe 3751 as it carefully backs onto the Redondo turntable for a short spin. The i... (more)
Basking in the evening light at Redondo Junction, the latest series of passenger locomotive technology stands ready to enter service in Southern California as an old guard, an ex-Santa Fe Railway ... (more)
As the morning overcast continues to clear, UP 4928 snakes an Oxnard, CA to Reisor, LA repositioning autorack train downgrade off Santa Susana Pass shortly before ducking into the darkness of Tunn... (more)
An endangered F59PHI, SCAX 884, leads Metrolink 221 out of Burbank Downtown for its trip up Soledad Canyon to its final destination of the desert community of Lancaster.
With its station work at Burbank Downtown complete, Metrolink 121 gets back underway and prepares to cross over to the "coast line" at Burbank Junction under the guidance of an F125.
Spending The Day With No. 25 As I Turn 25. While it's extremely rare my parents manage to pull any surprise relating a train-related event off...my Mom managed to do this year. Traveling up... (more)
With the spectacular selection of props used during this year's Rail Giants Train Museum Night Photography Session, a roster shot of the 1926-built UP 9000 was one of the lesser sought-after photo... (more)
No Rain in California? Fine, We'll Make Our Own. Reenactor San Calderwood, of both Rail Giants and Santa Fe 3751 steam crew fame, gives photographers at the 2018 Rail Giants Train Museum N... (more)