March 3, 2015: 14,411 foot Mt. Rainier dominates the background as Sound Transit F59PHI #908, fresh out of the shop from rebuild and sporting the new Sound Transit paint scheme, leads the first of... (more)
An F59PHI and genset switcher sit outside the shop at night.
A northbound Amtrak Pacific Surfliner tiptoes over temporary stick track laid down in order to open the Union Pacific Coast Line to through traffic again after a terrible commuter train vs. vehicl... (more)
The loco in the foreground has the older arrow diamond Amtrak California logo while the one in the background has the Caltran nose art.
This unit is wrapped in an Operation Lifesaver scheme.
Passengers board and their pushing locomotive will be the Operation Lifesaver unit.
A boy building sand castles with his friend points out this Surfliner while most other locals don't pay it any mind.
Surfliner doing its thing.
This exceptionally clean F59PHI soaks up the sun.
An evening Amtrak Cascades train passing through White Rock on its way to Seattle from Vancouver, BC.
F59PHI's have oddball rear ends. Not that I was looking or anything.
A Surfliner F59PHI with the Operation Life Saver "hands" scheme prepares for departure.
An Amtrak Surfliner train leaves the station on a very warm day
The first afternoon commuter train from Seattle to Tacoma, SDRX Train 1505, Puyallup near 56th ave E. At this time of year it's almost too late in the day (at 4:05pm) to get decent lighting on the... (more)