A BNSF intermodal stretches out between tunnel's 1 and 2 while the lead units exit tunnel 1 and are approaching Caliente out of frame to the left.
A BNSF intermodal rounds the horseshoe curve in Caliente and is approaching the opening to the short canyon below.
A northbound BNSF intermodal glides into Caliente, CA.
As the sun climbs into the sky, painting Tehachapi's golden hills in warm morning light, a pair of westbounds are caught in its glint. In the lower foreground Union Pacific's MWCRV carefully drift... (more)
About to begin the daunting 6 mile climb to Cliff a eastbound BNSF stack train swings around the Caliente horseshoe, led this morning by BNSF warbonnet 715.
If you've ever stood in amazement at the sight of an eastbound laboring out of Caliente, fighting for each mile through all the twists and turns, obtaining 700 feet in 6 rail miles to again come i... (more)
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)
Around the horseshoe Curve at Caliente and starting the 2% grade up the western slope of the Tehachapi mountains. Southbound Union Pacific Z with ES44AC No. 8156 leading the charge on the hill to ... (more)
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)
The sound of a waiting southbound idling in Caliente for a meet, is interrupted by the echo of high pitched dynamic braking, squealing wheels and a horn, sounding for the road crossing, of a north... (more)
DPUs of a northbound BNSF manifest bring up the rear as they drift into Caliente on a storm clearing morning of spring.
A BNSF grainer rolls around the horseshoe curve at Caliente and is about tackle the 2% grade to the summit at Tehachapi.
UP locos 6164, 2293 and 6069 head a southbound train through Caliente in October 2000.
Heading up Tehachapi Pass near Caliente in May of 1994.
With the rolling hills of Tehachapi's western slope radiant in the colors of Spring an eastbound lumber heavy Roseville to West Colton manifest approaches Caliente. Having just emerged from the co... (more)