Amtrak 507 heads south through Oregon City with Mt. Hood looming in the background and Willamette Falls providing a nice foreground scene.
BNSF's "Wishram Local" R-NWE8441-19T heads east through the Columbia River Gorge on the Washington side of the River with a pair of ex-Burlington Northern units, the leader still retaini... (more)
PNWR 664-18 rounds the curve at Canby in last light. This train typically uses Portland & Western rails on this stretch, but a very late departure necessitated a "straight shot" (they en... (more)
The Central California Traction Lodi job performs work with the CCT's soon-to-be-replaced GP18.
The Ventura County Railroad crew brings a cut of autos to the UP interchange behind their GP15-1 in the late afternoon.
The PTC test train arrives at Oxnard Yard.
The PTC test train has finished their work for the day and prepares to tie up in Oxnard Yard. On the left is power for the day's LOF63 "Oxnard Local." On the left is power for the day's LOF63 "Oxn... (more)
The PTC test train has finished their work for the day and prepares to tie up in Oxnard Yard.
The PTC test train returns south to Oxnard with a fresh SD40N with wings in the consist.
Santa Fe returns to Union Station: Amtrak 3 (westbound Southwest Chief) developed locomotive issues east of Albuquerque, NM yesterday and required the addition of a freight unit. Luckily, one of t... (more)
Ferromex-bound autos conclude their trip along the Pacific Ocean at Emma Wood State Beach. A relatively wet winter has allowed for some nice greenery.
UP AMPNGR, a Milpitas, CA to Ferromex auto train, hugs the Pacific Ocean and Pacific Coast Highway at La Conchita on a warm and sunny afternoon along the Santa Barbara Subdivision.
UP's "Day Bud" LOF41 local works Gemco Yard and Amtrak 761 departs Van Nuys station as Old Glory observes the scene.
A set of five ALCOs drill out cars on the Carbondale Main on a chilly post-Christmas morning.
Stone train 63X heads up the opposite main at Pottstown by the classic Reading Company station in the late evening.