Freight train adjacent to La Mesa Depot with depot seen at a distance behind it Photo by Reena Deutsch After her death, it had other uses as a hen house and possibly other things. As for the La Mesa Depot, Deutsch said it also has an inspiring story. Next Post. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Like us on Facebook:. Show error Error: The user must be an administrator, editor, or moderator of the page in order to impersonate it.
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Login to your account below. It was harmless, but there are rattlesnakes in the area. Right Danny? Along the way, you will see another set of abandoned rail cars , rusty trusses and concrete left over from tunnel rebuilding attempts, and old rail cars that derailed and went over the side.
The structures that hold up the tunnels are massive and are either made of huge timbers or steel and concrete.
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The Goat Canyon Trestle is an amazing piece of engineering. And the views from the trestle are outstanding. In the distance, you can see lines of other trestles as the tracks snake their way further down the gorge, and more rail cars that had gone over the side. We were fortunate to have the entire place to ourselves. In fact we only saw two other people on mountain bikes the entire day. Weekends are more busy according to the resort. While in the area, a great place to learn more about the rail line is at the rail museum in Campo.
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Open weekends only. Thanks for the trip report.
I think Huell Howser did a show on this trestle back in the '90s on California Gold? Seems the Science Channel was going to do a program about the trestle called Mysteries of the Abandoned. Thought of Huell the minute I saw the thread title! Wow, would ja look at that! Fabulous Photos! The Pacific Southwest Railway Museum looks fascinating too. I'm sure you've been there? Entrepreneur John D. On Nov.
Previously, San Diegans had to travel north to Los Angeles to connect with an east-bound train. Today, parts of the railway are currently active with freight trains on both sides of the border.
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