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Railroad Up Bootlegger Canyon, Moab, Utah, USA
Utah

Union Pacific Railroad's Cane Creek Branch line turns in this image from the Colorado River and heads up Bootlegger Canyon.  This railroad line was built in 1964 and it enters the longest (1.33 miles, 2.15km) railway tunnel in Utah 1 mile (1.6km) up the canyon.  Image taken May 20, 2012.

Copyright: Calvin K Mc Donald
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 19382x9691
Taken: 20/05/2012
Uploaded: 02/06/2012
Updated: 17/08/2014
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Tags: moab; railroad
  • Daniel Christaldi 5 months ago
    Nice! Love the isolation, the crisp light. Wonderful!
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