This northbound general freight is just about finished with it's journey through the Tehachapi Mountains as it picks up speed between Illmon and Bena.
Passing through Illmon in the late evening, UP 7437 North leads the ZLCLT out of the Tehachapi Mountains and will race to Bakersfield for a crew change.
BNSF 6518 south races through Illmon with a QRICALT in tow.
4 units lead a southbound BNSF intermodal at Illmon as it begins its journey through the Tehachapi Mountains.
Grain loads head North at Illmon as they cross Caliente creek.
looking out of place in the Tehachapi mountains, this short Oakland bound stack with KCS 4699 heads north between Illmon and Bena.
A Southbound manifest enters the Tehachapi's at Illmon on a late December afternoon.
Racing through Illmon, this Southbound enters the Tehachapi's as it heads towards Caliente and the start of the long climb to the Summit.
Oakland bound stacks are about to leave the Tehachapi's behind as they pass through Illmon.
Long Beach to Oakland stack train, ILBOA crosses over Caliente Creek at Illmon the the late afternoon.
A Northbound intermodal picks up speed as it starts out of the Tehachapi Mountains at Illmon.
Late evening finds a Northbound manifest with a Ferromex pooled unit heading out of Tehachapi Pass at Illmon.