A manifest out of West Colton begins the downhill part of its journey over Tehachapi in the multiple reverse curves at the east end of Cable.
SP T-2 9345 leads a long manifest uphill out of tunnel 18 toward the west switch of Cable.
A helper on an eastbound manfiest adds its horsepower to the battle against the incline at Cable.
BNSF 7731 leads a southbound freight through the tight S-curves at Cable as a northbound UP freight eases to a stop on main 2 before proceeding north onto single track.
BNSF 5275 leads an interesting mix of power on a southbound manifest train as it exits tunnel 17 and approaches the beginning of double track at Cable.
Santa Fe trains meet at Cable Crossover on a warm August afternoon.
A swing helper cut into an SP eastbound rounds a curve at Cable as a Santa Fe westbound heads downhill.
While an SP helper set waits on No. 1 track at Cable Crossover, Santa Fe 2714 East roars up No. 2 main.
C30-7 8082 leads a long 971 train through the multiple reverse curves at Cable.
A powerful swing helper assists the loaded oil cans upgrade through Cable Crossover at dusk.
SD45T-2 9362, still in SPSF merger paint, leads an eastbound intermodal at the west end of Cable as a helper set waits for it to clear before proceeding back down the hill to Bena.
Cotton Belt 9703 East roars past Cable Crossover as it approaches the town of Tehachapi.