By Carla E Photography
After surviving nice losses this can be how one lady discovered her method to reside a passionate lifestyles along with her digicam and Rider at the Pony convey Trail.
It began as an easy query: "How many stations are nonetheless status this present day alongside the well-known relevant Overland Pony exhibit Trail?" It become a quest that heavily resembles a treasure hunt, time and time again!
As a Western way of life photographer, Carla was once excited to attempt to discover the solutions to that question and list what she present in pictures of the recognized trail.
This behind-the-scenes magazine is a list of her trip as she labored on that venture. She stumbled on even more to determine and adventure whereas looking for these treasures than she had ever imagined:
- In California: ancient cities, boarding homes, a reassembled Wells Fargo development, and the attractive Sierra mountains with their rivers and tall pines.
- In Nevada: ancient mining cities, forgotten cemeteries, local American petroglyphs, miles of two-track roads resulting in rock ruins, old forts left to decay within the barren region, a citadel, and a journey on a steam engine teach.
- In Utah: log cabins, a rock fortress, attractive marshes, a puppy cemetery, uncomplicated dugouts and monuments on sidewalks in the midst of a huge city.
During the author's travels back and forth, repeatedly, among Sacramento, California, and Salt Lake urban, Utah, she accrued rather a lot details and such a lot of images that she needed to pause to collect it all...with hopes to later proceed following the remainder of the path to St. Joseph, Missouri.