Approaching a 1909 built trestle, that crosses over the Ventura river in Emma Wood State Park, this Amtrak Surliner heads north, leaving Ventura in late afternoon light in fall.
The Siemens Chargers are finally leading on the Capitol Corridor and San Joaquin trains. Shown here leaving San Jose in push mode on Capitol #738 for Sacramento.
The Siemens Chargers are finally leading on the Capitol Corridor and San Joaquin trains. Shown here at Alviso (San Jose) on #737 and the South end of San Francisco Bay.
In the San Francisco Bay Area, Capitol Corridor Train No. 737 Sacramento to San Jose, rounds the curve at the iconic C and H Sugar Refinery on Carquinez Straits at Crockett Ca. Since 1906 the pla... (more)
Meeting the Coast Starlight at The North Switch of Waldorf. -Amtrak Surfliner 1790 meets the northbound Coast Starlight (Train #14) north of Vandenberg AFB in the Santa Maria Valley.
The sun rises after the passing of a thunder storm from tropical moisture flowing from the south.The early morning passengers managed to stay dry, as the southbound Surfliner to Los Angeles arrive... (more)
Capital Corridor service rolls out of SAC.
A San Joaquin arrives at Emeryville, led by Amtrak California's first F59. The connecting passengers for San Francisco will detrain for the waiting Thruway buses.
The past and the future converge on the Capitol Corridor as a 1994 EMD motor leads a 2017 Siemens locomotive. This is the view from our room at the Hyatt House in Emeryville, a great place to wat... (more)
CDTX 2015 leads this afternoon's edition of Amtrak 717 as the four-car San Joaquin pauses at the Amtrak Modesto Station for its work. In the background, the recently moved ATSF 2921 sits quietly w... (more)
On the last day of March, Amtrak 769 races north along the California coast near Del Mar, CA.
Visitors enjoy their time at the beach while Amtrak 774 races along the coast at San Clemente Pier, CA.
Amtrak #6 rounds the curve in Alta, CA on a warm summer afternoon.