This Pasco, WA to Barstow, CA priority manifest has just emerged from Tunnel 3, as it continues its steady climb through the Tehachapi Mountains. Three Ferromex ES44ACs are assisting with the eff... (more)
With less than an hour of sunlight remaining, the Union Pacific Long Beach to Oakland container train is at track speed near Monolith with Tehachapi summit just a couple of miles ahead.
Only a few months out of the locomotive factory, this ES44DC and three GE siblings power a southbound manifest through the Cable crossovers with only a couple more miles to go before reaching Teha... (more)
Concrete footings for two steam locomotive era water tanks along Woodford siding still remain in the Tehachapis, one here in the foreground, as a priority BNSF intermodal works upgrade toward the ... (more)
The North Bay to Willow Springs piggyback makes good time on its expedited schedule as approaches Tunnel 2 in the Tehachapi mountains.
This red and silver C44-9W still looks great for having been delivered to the BNSF over ten years ago as it leads some priority intermodal through Woodford on a delightful spring morning in the Te... (more)
One of Union Pacific's first SD70ACes leads a southbound Roseville to West Colton mixed freight through Woodford with a Boeing skybox in today's consist.
The Brooklyn races across the Tehachapi Valley near Monolith.
BNSF 7452 leads a Manifest under the Hwy 58 overpass at Woodford.
2 DPU units help shove a Barstow bound manifest up the Tehachapi Mountains between Tunnel #10 and the siding at Marcel.
CN 5729, a SD75I is helping push a heavy Southbound BNSF manifest up the steep grade out of the Caliente Horseshoe near Tunnel #1. Finding CN run through/Pool power in the Tehachapi's is a very ra... (more)
The Oil Cans passes over itself as it roars upgrade around the Loop.
Two DPUs shove on the rear of a southbound manifest through Cliff, where the tracks cling to the side of the hills carved out by the Tehachapi Creek.
A Seattle bound z-train rounds the curve before entering Tunnel 8, as it rolls through the green springtime hills between Rowen and Cliff.