Amtrak's westbound California Zephyr passes Switch 9 in Donner Pass on the former SP Roseville Sub.
Amtrak crew hard at work. lol. That is the NB Coast Starlight on the left. Nikon D70 18-70mm. www.bayarearailroading.com
PV Pony Express brought up the rear of the Coast Starlight, shown here at San Luis Obispo. This was the Pony's first trip in the Canadian Pacific scheme. I was the lucky one who got to ride in the... (more)
PV Tioga Pass brings up the rear of the Coast Starlight. It will continue to Seattle, than to Chicago, than back to Emeryville, than LA, and back to its home town of Barstow, CA. Nikon D70 24-120m... (more)
PV Cyrus K. Holliday (?) brought up the rear of the Coast Starlight into Oakland where it will be uncoupled and PV Tioga Pass will take its place. Nikon D70 140-400mm. www.bayarearailroading.com
The Coast Starlight sits in the Oakland coach yard after taking off two Caltrain F40's, seen at right. While I take this photo, the crew is preparing to add PV Tioga Pass to the rear. Nikon D70 24... (more)
Southbound train 798 from SLO passes through the small community of Faria Beach, north of Ventura.
Southbound Surfliner #798 passes by the north end of Seacliff, with the Hwy 101 overpass in the background.
Northbound Amtrak 799 heads for San Luis Obispo along the Pacific on a perfect May morning. P42's 122 and 121 sandwich a baggage and 3 Horizons.
NS 07T rolls thru the cut at Penn, with the color of Fall apparent everywhere.
The South West Chief makes it's way toward Chicago.
Westbound #303 (Ann Rutledge) zips past at road speed en route to St Louis, Kansas City and points in between.
The westbound Pennsylvanian rolls past the ice-laden Juniata River today. Canon 10D and 20mm lens, 1/500 second exposure, f9.5, ISO 200.