Under a cloudy winter sky, BNSF 5326 leads her manifest down the western slope of the Tehachapi's, between tunnels 1 and 2 and is moments from entering tunnel 1. Fall color still lingers in the Oa... (more)
An early morning sliver of sun light catches the side of a BNSF intermodal wrapping around the curve at the site of old tunnel 6 and is approaching tunnel 5 on this perfect spring morning in the T... (more)
A BNSF wine train from Modesto, CA wraps around the horseshoe curve in Clear Creek Ravine, southeast of Bealville in the early afternoon of a hot summer day.
In the early hours of a Tehachapi spring morning, the UP QRVWC rounds the Caliente horseshoe curve while the first rays of light freshly paint the valley scene below.
A BNSF intermodal slowly rolls down around the horseshoe curve at Allard as the mid morning sun warms a patch of wildflowers on one of Tehachapi's hillsides.
A long colorful BNSF stack train travels north under a dramatic spring sky and through Allard's green coated horseshoe curve on this cloud infested afternoon in the Tehachapi's.
The quietness of a spring morning, as the sun slowly peaks the hills, is disturbed by the high pitched whine of dynamic braking units working in unison to bring their train of mixed goods down the... (more)
Under a partially lit Milky Way above, the slow progress of a BNSF intermodal working south up from Tunnel 1 to Bealville is seen in this 14 minute exposure. The train works up through tunnel 2, a... (more)
On a cold, windy night in spring, the beams of light from a southbound BNSF baretable train light up the landscape around the right of way in this 7.5 minute exposure, showing the train work from ... (more)
Wrapping itself around the Tehachapi Loop in the final minutes of sunlight on a perfect spring afternoon.
On a late spring afternoon in the Tehachapi's, 7 big GE locomotives of the BNSF drag a long intermodal up through Keene, CA and around the single track horseshoe curve.
A BNSF manifest works south slowly up through Bealville while clouds begin to form over head.
Exiting tunnel 2, of Tehachapi Pass, and into a pocket of sunlight on this perfect spring afternoon.
A winter storm parts for the afternoon sun that lights up the Lehigh cement factory at Monolith and a passing south bound BNSF intermodal rolling quickly by at track speed.
Caliente's hills of emerald lie under a threatening sky, that had already dumped a good amount of rainfall the night before on the foothills of Tehachapi Pass. A rare ray of sunlight shines down a... (more)