The WORLD'S FAIR DAYLIGHT behind GS-4 4449 has been piloted over the Tehachapi Mountains by SD45E 7399 and SD40E 7342. Both units wear experimental color schemes and the excursion had an army of f... (more)
The 1979 Pacific Railroad Society "Mountain Outin" passenger special, with Amtrak SDP40F 518 and 517, is rolling westbound towards Bakersfield through Cable. I am taking this photo from ... (more)
The 1979 Pacific Railroad Society "Mountain Outin" passenger special, with Amtrak SDP40F 518 and 517, is rolling westbound towards Bakersfield through Cable. Railfans occupying vestibul... (more)
BNSF general freight makes its way through the ever so briefly green Tehachapi pass.
Eastbound Santa Fe Bay Area to Kansas City perishable train climbing towards Tehachapi at Cable crossover
SF 8154 east leads a heavy manifest train past an SP work train tucked away in the siding at Bealville in 1985.
A new tier 4 unit leads a BNSF coil train through Tehachapi.
BNSF's "Earthworm" grain train passes the depot in downtown Tehachapi.
A 53 car eastbound (southbound) grain load climbs thru the twisting curves at Cable. These curves are in 'suburbs' of Tehachapi, California. Most grain over Tehachapi moves westbound. However thi... (more)
Southbound UP empty stack car train Cable Xover.
BN 8073 has rolled over, the result of a derailment as the eastbound helper set exited tunnel 10 near the Tehachapi Loop. Freight cars derailed from the trailing locomotive to inside of Tunnel 10... (more)
UP Tier4 2615 brings up the rear of this West Colton to Roseville manifest. A recent cold pacific storm dropped a few inches of snow at Tehachapi.
A BNSF double stack train negotiates the curve at Caliente with a colourful combination featuring a Citirail ES44AC and a former Santa Fe SD75M, not long before it was sent into storage.