A northbound Surfliner heads between Budweiser buildings as it heads into single-track territory.
With a collection of four large road engines, what is considered a local hauler (the Leesdale Turn from Van Nuys to Oxnard to Van Nuys) awaits word from the DS that it has a window to begin its ru... (more)
A Moorpark bound commuter train heads through Van Nuys, passing under the former pedestrian bridge that once served the now long-gone Busch Gardens.
Metrolink's after Chatsworth Turn passes CP Raymer.
A sparkly new California Department of Transportation Charger pulls a Surfliner set west under the vestigial remnant of the Busch Gardens pedestrian bridge.
While Amtrak has replaced most of its Surfliner power with new SC-44 Chargers, it's still possible to find a stand-in P42DC or two, as in this case, heading towards San Dieago in Van Nuys.
A Metrolink train from Moorpark to Los Angeles shoves its way under the remnants of the Busch Gardens pedestrian bridge in Van Nuys.
An Olympian Tells Metrolink to Hang Loose. With their train built and ready to roll, the crew of Union Pacific;s LOF67 has some time to kill as they sit just shy of CP Elicker, located nort... (more)
I was seeing reports for some time that the LOF67 (and LOF66 and LOF65) haulers out of GEMCO in Van Nuys CA and Guadalupe CA have been running with UP 2002, leading on the Van Nuys originating tra... (more)
SCAX 890 sends a light haze of smoke skyward as it shoves hard on the rear of Metrolink 116. The southbound commuter train is bound for Los Angeles before it will take on another leg of work durin... (more)
Under the gloom of Southern California's morning haze, Amtrak 761 arrives into Van Nuys with Amtrak's Phase IV heritage unit on the point for the trip up to San Luis Obispo and return.
Due to track work in the yard, we see a rare instance in which both morning Gemco local jobs are working on the west side of the yard, The Saugus Local waits for a chance to enter back into the ti... (more)
The twice a week train from Van Nuys to Guadalupe is built and building up air across from the Metrolink/Amtrak platforms at the Van Nuys Station.
On the morning the Day Bud is busy building the afternoon's Guadalupe Turn in front of the platform and shelter of the Van Nuys station.
A northbound Amtrak Pacific Surfliner pulls into the Van Nuys station while a post Christmas crowd waits to go home and the wonderful Amtrak agent waits to both load and unload checked bags.