Just below Tehachapi Loop, an eastbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe piggyback train curves over the fifth crossing of Tehachapi Creek between Woodford and Walong, California, on March 8, 2001.
Powered by a pair of Union Pacific EMD SD90MAC-H 6,000 hp locomotives, a long southbound UP freight grinds upgrade out of Walong, California, climbing Tehachapi Pass on March 28, 2001. This area i... (more)
A unit oil train curves between the sidings at Woodford and Walong on the approach to the Tehachapi loop.
Fog and clouds break, illuminating just enough of the train to make an interesting scene. Was nice to get a different perspective of a line I have shot nearly my whole life.
A view I had shot a few times before in the early 2000s...getting tougher with the tree growth. Shot at (of course) the famous Tehachapi Loop. No drone here.
The air is thick with wildfire smoke, blocking out much of the view as a BNSF manifest freight roars upgrade at the famous Tehachapi Loop. Locomotives:BNSF 6922 ES44C4BNSF 6041 ES4... (more)
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.