"Last Miles on the West Coast"
One of three (at the time) F59PHIs left in service on the Pacific Surfliner route brings up the markers of train 573 as it rockets northb... (more)
AMTK 451 leads the sole lower-level set on the Pacific Surfliner rotation out of Del Mar and toward its final destination of San Diego on a cool, winter's morning along the train's namesake line.
The sun might be out but its another cool, winter's day along the surfline as AMTK 451 shoves 1573 north for Los Angeles.
The Sun Will Soon Set For Pacific Surfliner F59's As a passing storm system continues to blow over Southern California, the clouds briefly part and allow a diluted sunlight to spill onto th... (more)
Amtrak 451 would become the last F59PHI in Pacific Surfliner service. Seen here shoving a LAUPT train through the stunning location of San Clemente.
AMTK 451, one of the few remaining F59PHI's still in service on the Pacific Surfliners, leads one of the last editions of Amtrak 777 for the year out of Tunnel 26 and into Simi Valley at last ligh... (more)
Amtrak 579 coasts through Del Mar passing some folks fishing the San Dieguito River.
Amtrak F59PHI Surfing Along: Locomotive 451 leads a northbound Pacific Surfliner train through Torrey Pines and into Del Mar. This is the last set of single level equipment still in use on ... (more)
Northbound Pacific Surfliner extra train 765 passes by the famed Chatsworth rocks on its way to Santa Barbara. F59PHI 451 leads the charge through Santa Susana Pass.
A northbound Pacific Surfliner bound for San Luis Obispo is smooth sailing out of Gaviota and into the sunset. The train took a slight delay just short of the trestle, waiting on the final southbo... (more)
Amtrak has added a new Surfliner, No.765 to help handle all the people trying to get to Santa Barbara and back due to the closure of hwy 101 and the mudslides at Montecito. NPCU in the Salute to V... (more)
”Right ‘Round Like a Record, Baby”Amtrak’s Redondo Junction engine facility is the former Santa Fe Redondo Junction roundhouse. While the roundhouse is gone, the turntable is still... (more)
"There was a Shopping Mall, Now it's all Covered with Flowers."California's exceptionally wet winter is, by early March, beginning to yield colorful dividends as Amtrak more)
Amtrak 451 races south between Oxnard and Camarillo.