A westbound SP manifest makes its way around the Allard Horseshoe surrounded by the beautiful rolling grassland of the Tejon Ranch.
A Santa Fe uphill blasts out of tunnel 9 as it attacks the Loop late in the day.
The power of Santa Fe 545 East climbs in the foreground toward tunnel 10 as the rear portion of the train continues circling the Tehachapi Loop.
A Santa Fe pig train makes its way up and around the Loop as it heads east. The cross atop the hill at the Loop's center is a memorial to those railroaders who have given their lives in the servic... (more)
An eastbound SP intermodal train meets a light helper at the west end of Cable.
Early in the morning, an eastbound Santa Fe intermodal train idles in the siding at Woodford surrounded by freshly fallen snow.
An SP eastbound roars through the deep cut where tunnel 6 once was as a westbound Santa Fe pig train recedes in the distance. The photographer is in the midst of a race with an eastbound SP 10,000... (more)
A multi-unit helper assists an eastbound negotiating the tight curves and steep grade at the west end of Bealville. You can just see the red warninig light on a westbound waiting in the siding. In... (more)
At dusk, the caboose light of a westbound freight leaves a red trail as the train heads for Bakersfield.
SD45R No. 5329 leads a hot, eastbound Santa Fe pig train past SP track indicators near the west end of Cable.
A recent graduate of SP's GRIP program leads a westbound pig train on the fourth crossing of Tehachapi Creek.
5 Santa Fe GP35's and a SDF40-2 (ex Amtrak SDP40F) break into sunlight as they head Eastbound.
Heading downhill on the East side of Tehachapi Pass approaching Mojave, SP 7324 East heads up an interesting mix of power! Second engine out is lease engine VMV 6687 a SDP45 (ex Conrail, nee Erie ... (more)
Four BNSF motors charge up Tehachapi Pass to Tunnel 2 as they pull a heavy North Bay, CA to Willow Springs, IL UPS Intermodal train.
A H3 painted Dash-9 is in charge of a 4x3x2 loaded grain shuttle as it slowly makes its descent on Tehachapi Pass on a cold January evening.