The southbound Empire Builder rolls past a BNSF hirail at Seattle's Golden Gardens Park.
The rain stops and the sun shines through just as this shiny locomotive makes its way into view.
I wait 5 hours for a northbound freight, and what do I get? A pair of DPUs going the wrong way!
The locomotive brings up the rear of this Cascades trainset as it glides into its final destination: King St. Station
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.
A Portland bound Cascades pulls past the Amtrak coach yard and picks up speed as it heads south.
Outbound Empire Builder has just departed King Street minutes earlier and glides through downtown Seattle and BNSF Balmer Yard as the sun re-emerges from a brief downpour. Several geese at right ... (more)
So far, the results are positive. About 20% more riders than projected have been riding the SLUT and plans for an even more extensive network are (thank goodness) underway. The orange SLUT makes i... (more)
The north-bound SLUT makes a quick turn off Westlake Ave. onto Thomas St
The Seattle Streetcar gleams in the sunlight at the UW stop.
A Louis Dreyfus GP9 switches their Seattle waterfont terminal. Veiwed from the Seattle Space Needle.
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)
Switching job complete this hogger gases out at the Port of Seattle as he heads back into the Terminal.
A switch job pulls a cut of intermodal containers under the Alaskan Way Viaduct as irate Mariners fans stand at the crossing for almost 10 minutes as this train makes switching movements.