Tehachapi Railroad Loop

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The mountains between San Francisco and Los An geles were a skignificant barrier until the latter part of the 1800s. A series of bridges and tunnels helped to cross the mountain. This stretch of the tracks features a complete loop in the track. Over 4,000 feet, the tracks drop down 77 feet, with the track passing under itself. - Tehachapi Railroad Loop - Often callthed the Tehachapi Loop or just "The Loop"

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