Tehachapi Loop

22800 Broome Rd.
Tehachapi, CA 93561- Map It
(661) 822-4180

AAA Editor Notes

Tehachapi Loop, 8.5 mi. n.w. on the railroad track, was conceived by a railroad engineer in 1876 to overcome a steep grade. The loop enables the last car of an 85-car train to pass above the engine in the tunnel below. A marker describes the historic site.