After hiking up a grueling 4.4 miles into this location we were presented with this phenomenal view of the east end of Tehachapi Pass! Here a unit seed train bound for the valley presents itself ... (more)
All EMD Santa Fe units: SD45-2 #5807 in merger paint, SD40 #5000, SD45 #5311 and SD40-2 #5042.
Later guys! Racking my brain, was there a more famous signal in the West over the last ten years than the bridge at Mojave? The only one that comes close would be the Sandcut cantilever on the oth... (more)
Sadly, the classic bridge at MP 377 was torn down today. Glad to be able to say that i was able to shoot there. The classic signals of the pass are now gone.
The triple searchlights at Milepost 374.4 on Union Pacific's Mojave Sub stand tall on their final night of being lit.
As of today, November 17th 2014, the last of the searchlights (between Mi... (more)
UP 3794 leads a Caliente, NV to Oroville, CA Work Gang train up the hill towards Tehachapi.
BNSF's KCK-NBY Z train is seen here splitting the famous triple searchlights that stand just Northwest of Mojave. Unfortunately this sight is not long for the world as these signals are slated fo... (more)
Another era will soon draw to a close. The last remaining SP signals on UP's Mojave Sub through the famous Tehachapi Pass are slated to be replaced by the end of the month. This includes the signa... (more)
The southbound Mojave Flyer begins its day at Mojave Yard as the Tehachapi Mountains glisten in the background.
ZBRLC passes under the endangered signal bridge at Mojave. This structure is reportedly being replaced by the end of November in favor of some new "vaders," one of which can be seen in t... (more)
A trio of Santa Fe FP45's accelerates a Westbound Passenger special out of Mojave on SP tracks.
BNSF 7141 leads a CP GE on a unit MOW train in the early morning as it nears Mojave.
5 units lead a manifest through the big curve at Caliente.
UP meets BNSF at Cable.
An almost clean UP 7365 heads towards Mojave with a manifest at Cable.