Western Pacific [Union Pacific]
Carlin, Nevada
August 16, 1998

Here, a few miles west of Carlin, Nevada the parallel mainlines of the Western Pacific (left) and the Southern Pacific (right) enter Palisade Canyon. The Humboldt River provides an unexpected splash of green to the scenery, though that's probably seasonal at best.

This page posted 5/1/2018. Text and photo ©2018 Lamont Downs.