On a sunny spring afternoon, Santa Fe 4035 East roars through the cut below the Loop. The eastbound has just crossed Tehachapi Creek and is headed for tunnel 9. The grade on this part of the line ... (more)
As the Barstow, CA to Richmond, CA manifest lead by BNSF 7974 prepares to come to a stop at North Walong, a southbound BNSF Z Train can be seen in the background approaching Walong Siding on April... (more)
Eight locomotives lead an upgrade Burlington Northern Santa Fe intermodal train through Tunnel 10 just east of Walong, California, on March 5, 2001. This area is a bit different now, as a second t... (more)
Santa Fe Dash 9-44CW 677 leads an SD40-2 and two SD45s on an eastbound as it climbs over itself on Tehachapi Loop.
On a warm April morning, BNSF 7167 leads a southbound empty grain train through the famous Tehachapi Loop, an engineering marvel built to help trains climb the grade at an easier pace.
Leading this southbound UP train with mixed cars, GE AC45CCTE No. 7372, advance through the tunnel No.9 by the world famous Tehachapi Loop, on the UP Mojave Subdivision in Walong, Southern Califor... (more)
D8-40CW 873 leads C30-7 8155, D8-40BW 509 and D8-40CW 807 round the loop.
BNSF ES44C4 No.8290 leading a double stack train approaching tunnel No.10, downgrade thru the Tehachapi mountains between the sidings of Marcel and Walong.
On a hot morning in August 1973, Santa Fe 5665 East meets an SP westbound in the hole at the Loop. The SP's conductor, which at this time rode in the caboose, will give the Santa Fe a roll-by. Bot... (more)
Leading this UP train with mixed cars, GE ES44AC No. 7372; And the last locomotive at the end of the train and helping to push on the rise to summit by Tehachapi Loop, GE ET44AH No. 2659.
Wide angle for a long BNSF double stack, with a CSX GE ES44DC locomotive visiting the area, going up the Tehachapi Loop on the UP Mojave Subdivision in Walong, Southern California, the most iconic... (more)
Tehachapi Loop, an unmissable place to know, I admit that for me it is a dream come true. Southbound Union Pacific train with a variety of cars going by the world famous Tehachapi Loop, on ... (more)
UP 8020 slugs a West Colton-bound manifest up the Tehachapi Loop on a cool January morning on the mountain.
A Rough Morning on Tehachapi. Following an extensive delay on the mountain due to broken rail between Woodford and Walong, with a train in every siding between Marcel and Bena (with some p... (more)