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#1 Road Warrior

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Posted 16 May 2016 - 02:28 PM

This is a report on the 4 mile stretch of the Yellowstone trail that has been abandoned since 1927. It lies northwest of Lake Easton, WA. I also took some photos of the 1927 bridge on the new alignment that replaced the ghost highway.


Most of this road is so overgrown that in places it is just a footpath. We were able to walk or drive on all but the last mile which has not seen a car in almost 90 years.


here is the link to the page.




Happy Trails




The B/W photo is looking eastbound with Little Kachess Lake in the Distance taken 4-29-2016 using photo editor


The then and now photo is looking westbound. I am 90% certain this close to the same spot.



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Posted 22 May 2016 - 01:53 PM

Hey Curt,


Nice write-up & excellent photographs documenting the road.  Looks like a neat adventure.  Thank you for sharing!


I think my favorite image may be the then-now photo!



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