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.

Last updated 11/1/2017. Text and photo ©2017 Lamont Downs.