In an odd show of force Sound Transit puts an extra locomotive on a three car train.
Beach combers don't even look up as the evening's first Sounder accelerates out of Edmonds.
The engineer gets the all clear from his conductor.
The "Tacoma, City of Destiny" unit pushes Sound Transit train 1704 out of the new Mukilteo stop and on toward the end of the run in Everett. For a view of how this scene appeared just two years a... (more)
Finally! A day with sunshine! The new Sound Transit station in Mukilteo opened nearly a week ago, but the weather has not cooperated with photographers to allow documenting the new service until... (more)
Free and open territory greet the Sounder on its way north as it quickly accelerates to 50mph
The train is driving itself! Run in fear! Actually, the last Sounder of the week is in push mode heading north.
The fisheye lens provides a 160 degree view of the train as it rolls by pieces of snap track.
This Sounder rolls past the platform to switch tracks inside the tunnel while the King St. flagger mans the switch.
All is quiet at Sound Transits new Link Light rail yard. These Japanese built / US assembled cars have months to get used to their new digs, as service is not expected to start until late 2009. ... (more)
The commuter business is growing. Sound Transit has added a third daily train between Everett and Seattle, and the first out/last back has expanded to four cars from three. There may be hope for... (more)
Fresh out of King St. this Tacoma bound Sounder dodges Mariners fans as it passes under Safeco Field and puts on speed as it passes the coach yard.
The F59PHI is a beautiful machine, seen both in Amtrak Cascades (background) and Sounder (foreground) livery.
Families play on the beach while the Sounder glides along the shore.
The last Sounder of the week leaves downtown Seattle in bringing commuters home for a relaxing weekend.