Northbound Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train passing through Lake Forest, under Los Alisos Blvd.
Amtrak 583 (Pacific Surfliner) at Heroes Park shortly after a storm had passed. This one is headed from San Diego to Los Angeles.
A shot of train 572 taken while I was walking to get lunch.
Amtrak train 768 from Goleta rolls under El Toro Road.
Amtrak 774 with the AMTK 457 and its beautiful OLS wrap on Winter Solstice.
Amtrak 459 and 455 shove this train towards LA at about 90 MPH. The 455 is out for road testing and is estimated to break down again, very soon.
A few kids and their mother enjoy the view of Amtrak train 572.
Amtrak 464 shoves a Northbound weekend Surfliner towards Irvine and beyond.
Yet another P42DC in Pacific Surfliner service. On the end is a protect motor delivery for San Diego: F59PHI #455.
Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner train 572 has a special treat today: P32-8BWH #509 in beautiful Phase IV paint!
Southbound Metrolink Orange County Line train 684 rolling through Heroes Park with a half 'n' half consist of Bombardier and Hyundai-Rotem cars.
Amtrak 453 shoves a morning express Surfliner through Heroes Park.
Since the Amfleet consist was hogging three F59PHI's and several more were in maintenance or occupied with active revenue service, Amtrak didn't have enough F59PHI locomotives in working condition... (more)
These are known to the locals as "monkey tunnels." To this day I have no idea why.
A southbound Surfliner speeds down the stretch of track where my interest in trains was born