360° VR Panoramas of Kings Canyon, Sequoia and the Southern Sierra
Tehachapi Pass
Highway 58 between Bakersfield and Mojave, California

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Tejon Ranch, Tehachapi Pass

Tejon Ranch, Tehachapi Pass

Oak parkland on the Tejon Ranch. This was my very first panorama shot with a digital camera, an Olympus C2020Z with 1.9 mpx resolution.

Bena Road, Tehachapi Pass highway, California

Date photographed: March 23, 2000
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Tehachapi Loop viewpoint on the Woodford-Tehachapi Road

Tehachapi Loop viewpoint on the Woodford-Tehachapi Road

Two historical makers at the (not very good) viewpoint of the Tehachapi Loop railroad spiral. A train more than 4000 feet long will pass over itself, and there are typically 40 trains a day through this busy pass

Tehachapi Loop on the Union Pacific Tehachapi Pass line, near Keene, California

Date photographed: April 16, 2014
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The Tehachapi Loop railroad grade

The Tehachapi Loop railroad grade

The Tehachapi Loop was built in 1876 by the Southern Pacific Railroad. The track gains 77 feet (23 meters) as it loops over itself.

Tehachapi Loop on the Union Pacific Tehachapi Pass line, near Keene, California

Date photographed: April 16, 2014
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Truck stop at Tehachapi Pass

Truck stop at Tehachapi Pass

A convenient location for heavy truck traffic over Tehachapit Pass between the San Joaquin Valley and points east and south.

East Tehachapi Boulevard at Highway 58, California

Date photographed: November 5, 2015

Monolith Cement Plant

Monolith Cement Plant

The Monolith cement plant east of Tehachapi. It was built in 1908 to supply concrete for the original Los Angeles Aqueduct.

Tehachapi Pass, California

Date photographed: March 23, 2000
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