A long intermodal train snakes around the curves as they hold at Marcel for other traffic on a windy morning in Tehachapi Pass.
The rear of a Z8 finishes its trip around the loop at Tehachapi as the train slows to hold for some northbound traffic.
A single GE is the rear DPU on a Stockton to Willow Springs Z train as they round the Tehachapi Loop. The reefer block of the train is seen in the foreground.
Z-STOWSP8 heads out of Walong as the rear of their train enters Tehachapi Loop.
After holding for a low on time Q-CHISTO, an SD70ACe leads the Z-STOWSP8 around Tehachapi Loop.
Q-CHISTO6 wraps around the Tehachapi Loop on a cold and windy morning.
The Q-CHISTO6-04L rounds Tehachapi Loop as the crew attempts to make it to Bakersfield with just a couple hours left to work. The crew, operating as the "IMJKJJ 07" while on UP, actually started t... (more)
It's early morning east of Tehachapi as a North Bay-bound Z train heads approaches Monolith and the summit of the northbound grade.
A short OLBTN arrives in Mojave, where it will exit the main and head for the Lone Pine Subdivision.
A Stockton to Barstow manifest nears the summit at Tehachapi just before sunset as they head south towards the Mojave Desert and Barstow.
An AC6000 rebuild assists on the rear of ZLCLT as they head downgrade towards the Central Valley.
ZLCLT has just met a group of southbound BNSF trains as they continue downgrade out of Tunnel 2.
Richmond to Clovis, NM autos approach Tunnel 2.
H-BAKBAR1 snakes around the S curve approaching Tunnel 2 with 6 GEs for power.
Z-NBYWSP7 approaches Tunnel 2 as they wind their way up Tehachapi Pass.