Denver & Rio Grande Western [Southern Pacific]
Colorado (Byers Canyon)
June 10, 1996

The light has almost gone when Amtrak's eastbound California Zephyr/Desert Wind snakes its way upgrade through Byers Canyon. There's probably a very good reason for all of those slide detector fences.

This page posted 10/1/2017; revised 8/1/2018. Text and photo ©2017 Lamont Downs.