0 Likes

Rock Spring along the Old Majave Road
California

The water occurs at the lower eastern end of Rock Canyon and rises at several places through the cracks in the rocks and builds into a small stream the runs only a short distance into the sand. At times in the past, there has been enought water to create swimming holes for homesteader children.

In late 1866 an Army post was established at this spot and called Camp Rock Spring, California. It was maintained through 1867 and into 1868 at which time the U.S. Mail was taken off the Mojave Road and the presence of the Army no longer required.

Copyright: Roger Berry
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12464x6232
Taken: 01/05/2012
Uploaded: 14/05/2012
Updated: 12/06/2014
Views:

...


Tags: rock; spring; old; majave; road; canyon; water
comments powered by Disqus

Roger Berry
Mojave Desert, Government Holes Well along The Old Mojave Road
Roger Berry
Mojave Desert, Crruthres Stone House near the Old Mojave Road
Calvin Jones
Rings Loop Trail End - Mojave National Preserve
Calvin Jones
Rings Loop Trail - Climbing Rings
Calvin Jones
Hole in the Wall, Visitors Center, Mojave National Preserve
Calvin Jones
Rings Loop Trail Start, Mojave National Preserve
Calvin Jones
Rings loop trail - Hole in the wall canyon, Mojave National Preserve, California
Calvin Jones
Entrance to Hole In the Wall canyon, Rings Loop Trail, Mojave National Preserve, California
Calvin Jones
Petroglyphs at Hole In The Wall, Mojave National Preserve, California
Neil Dhawan
Mojave National Preserve between Woods Mtns & Providence Mtns
Roger Berry
Old Mojave Road overview between Kelso Cima Road and Marl Springs.
Roger Berry
Piute Corral Movjave Desert
Janne
Väänälänranta, Siilinjärvi by night
Jaime Brotons
Palos Cape, Spain
Amin Abedini
Karim-khan Farash (Sedgh-Amiz) Historical House
Luis Erantzcani
Sunrise at "Poza Azul", Cuatro Ciénagas
Salma ElDardiry
Philea Sunset
Chaiyot Kosuwanpipat
Morning at Kho Sichang
bibouroku tabito
洞慶院の紅葉(3)
Victorina
Trees on the slope of mountain Pyhä in winter
B. Hamann
Green airglow and lightpollution over Roque de los Muchachos
Kudo Kenji Photograph
白川温泉 竹ふえ 竹林の湯 Takefue Bamboo Forest Bath 1
Ivan Miladinov
Kobilini steni - 360 panorama
Libor Fettr
Rejviz World War Memorial
Roger Berry
Thousands of Oil Lamps and Colorful Lights, Pakal Pooram Thirunakkara Mahadevar temple in Kottayam
Roger Berry
Elephants from Kodanad Rescue Center Bathing in the Periyar River
Roger Berry
Defense Mine, Upper View, Panamint Valley Ca.
Roger Berry
Delhi Spice Market
Roger Berry
Ruins of Bhangarh, The Most Haunted Place in India
Roger Berry
West, Hotel Rooftop View of Taj Mahal and Agra
Roger Berry
India Gate, South Side
Roger Berry
Siliserh Lake
Roger Berry
Bhangarh, one of its Temples
Roger Berry
Taj Mahal Guest House (Mehmankhana)
Roger Berry
India Gate Fountain on North Side
Roger Berry
Bishop Mule Days, Pack Scramble Event
More About USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.