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Most viewed - Road construction September 29, 2009
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Truck arriving at old ramp area912 viewsThis construction truck is arriving at the old ramp parking area.
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Water pump by the river's edge901 viewsThis pump is drawing water used to keep the construction dust to a minimum.
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Overview photo894 viewsHere's a view of the start of the road form high bluffs to the north
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This area is the eastern side of the paved parking area. 881 viewsThis view shows some of the large area that will be used for the parking area.
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Looking back south yet again.824 viewsThis reservoir sediment will be scrapped down and replaced with good road base material.
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Looking east out to the hairpin curve793 viewsA lot of gravel has been moved to widen the hairpin curve area.
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The river is finally in very.781 viewsThere is deep reservoir sediment here. This will be dug out and replaced with good roadbuilding material.
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The road is getting closer to the river here...777 viewsThere is deep reservoir sediment here. This will be dug out and replaced with good roadbuilding material.
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The road now cuts down into reservoir sediment.744 viewsThe take out parking lot will be on this low bench.
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The road is now out over deep lake sediments.738 viewsThere is deep reservoir sediment here. This will be dug out and replaced with good roadbuilding material.
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Looking back south again. 726 viewsThis dozer is pushing good gravel material out over lake sediment to make a good road base.
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Turning east to cross a small wash723 viewsThis is one of a few spots the NPS identified as potential for wash outs during a possible heavy rainstorm.
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