With the 4PM train in tow, McCloud River Railroad No. 25 skirts the water on its departure from Garibaldi.
GN 274 poses in the afternoon light at Garibaldi with the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad's evening dinner train.
Take A Spin On Your Anniversary. In preparation for its trip to Chicago later today as the trailing unit on the eastbound Southwest Chief, AMTK 822, wearing one of the commemorative paint s... (more)
An endangered F59PH leads Metrolink 667 toward San Clemente as it skirts the Pacific Ocean in the afternoon light.
When you think of Metrolink...you probably don't picture its trains skirting the Pacific Ocean. Trains find themselves hugging this section of the coast line daily, however, as the commuter railro... (more)
A northbound Pacific Surfliner, running with one of two lower-level sets of equipment based out of Los Angeles, lives up to its name as it "surfs" along the coast line on its approach to San Cleme... (more)
As the temperature begins to rise on this warm morning in Guadalupe, the crew of the LOL30 prepares to use the previous day's LOF67 road power to perform some switching duties before moving to the... (more)
Leaving the town of Fillmore behind in the beautiful evening light, FWRY 100 belches a brief cloud of smoke as it leads the 2018 edition of the "Firecracker Train" over the Santa Clarita... (more)
Having some electrical work done, AMTK 503 finds itself on one of the Redondo turntable's whisker tracks this morning as the ex-ATSF cantilever signal bridge here stands sentinel in the background... (more)
On a warm Independence Day evening, the Fillmore & Western Railway's nine-car Firecracker Train (making this the largest July 4th train the railway has operated to date) heads west toward the High... (more)
The City of Fillmore's 2018 Independence Day fireworks display is in full effect as the Fillmore & Western Railway's "Firecracker Train" sits nearby with lucky passengers onboard enjoyin... (more)
As the sun closes in on the horizon to bring another day in Southern California to a close, UPY 2715 and a sister 3GS21B rest in Union Pacific's "J" Yard as the iconic Sears building sta... (more)
A daily ritual takes places at the San Luis Obispo station as Amtrak 14, the northbound Coast Starlight, patiently waits just short of the platform for its southbound counterpart to finish its sta... (more)
Making its air test in Union Pacific's Guadalupe yard, the Santa Maria Valley Railroad's twice-a-week inbound "Town Job" prepares to head home to it's namesake town with a load of new Jo... (more)
Outrunning The Storm. With a desert thunderstorm looming in the background, BNSF 5334 hustles its westbound manifest toward the Harper Lake Road grade crossing - located between Hinkley an... (more)