Southern Pacific
Lone Pine, California
September 24, 1978

You take water very seriously in the desert, especially when building across what appears to be a dry wash. What's dry today can be a roaring flash flood tomorrow. The wood in this tiny gully jumper may appear to have seen better days, but those concrete abutments were obviously built to last.

This page posted 11/1/2017. Text and photo ©2017 Lamont Downs.