On the last day of March, Amtrak 769 races north along the California coast near Del Mar, CA.
"The Great Race" - As Amtrak 564 heads into the first few miles of its southbound trip to San Diego, an eastbound Metrolink train passes Mission Tower and crosses the Los Angeles River as it heads... (more)
The first southbound Amtrak of the day, Amtrak 774, crosses the 811-foot-long span of the Gaviota trestle on its way south toward Santa Barbara.
A tardy train number 580 rolls over the trestle in Del Mar. San Diego County Fair season is in full swing.
California Coulter Pine tree, turquoise Pacific Ocean, white sandy beach, and Pacific Surfliner! This scenic location has been well documented, but never gets old. I was thrilled to get such fav... (more)
A lifeguard prepares to end her day while Amtrak's Surfliner 785 slips by Richard Nixon's old Western White House behind her.
Pacific Surfliner passing some beach goers.
A slightly different take on the classic Del Mar vantage point utilizing an ultra wide angle lens to encompass some of the surrounding terrain as this Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train runs through a... (more)
A few F59PHIs are cooped up in the shop for the night. With the production of the Chargers underway, the clock is ticking for this fleet as the mainstay power for Pacific Surfliner trains.
An Amtrak Pacific Surfliner heads through scenic Southern California, living up to its name.
An Amtrak Surfliner train leaves the station on a very warm day
An Amtrak Pacific Surfliner for San Diego skirts the Pacific Ocean at Del Mar, CA on a beautiful October day.
Cracker Box - A rebuilt "ex Santa Fe GP60B that was given a cab from a UP SD40-2" sits on the station siding on display for the 2014 Fullerton Railroad Days, while a northbound surfliner ap... (more)