Sacramento Tower Bridge (2085)

California - Sacramento and Delta


Photos from Sacramento and the nearby Delta.

Birds Landing 3624a

04 Dec 2010 128
Surprising large sheep farm/ranches around Birds Landing, CA, with lots of lambs when I went through there.

Clarksburg area 3579a

04 Dec 2010 123
Foggy day in the Delta

Clarksburg Old Sugar Mill (2043)

29 Apr 2010 80
Old Sugar Mill in Clarksburg, in the Sacramento Delta. It has been converted into a winery.

Freeport Bridge Sacramento Delta (2041)

Isleton Bridge Sacramento Delta

27 Apr 2008 142
Most of the bridges in the Delta are quite narrow. (Best viewed as part of Sacramento Delta set)

Isleton Bridge Sacramento Delta (2053)

29 Apr 2010 1 79
Bridge with an unusual (for the delta) combination of truss styles.

J Mac ferry Sacramento Delta

27 Apr 2008 121
Grand Island ferry

J Mac ferry Sacramento Delta (2055)

29 Apr 2010 84
The J-Mac ferry that crosses Steamboat Slough between Grand Island and Ryer Island. The ferry is cable drawn.

J Mac ferry Sacramento Delta (2061)

29 Apr 2010 178
The J-Mac ferry that crosses Steamboat Slough between Grand Island and Ryer Island. Note the farming combine on the back of the ferry that takes up both lanes.

Real McCoy ferry Sacramento Delta (2066)

29 Apr 2010 103
The Real McCoy ferry that takes vehicles from Rio Vist to Ryer Island across the Sacramento Deep Water Channel.

Real McCoy ferry Sacramento Delta (2068)

29 Apr 2010 94
The Real McCoy ferry that takes vehicles from Rio Vista to Ryer Island across the Sacramento Deep Water Channel.

Real McCoy ferry Sacramento Delta 3583a

04 Dec 2010 105
Ryer Island ferry on CA-84, just north of Rio Vista

Rio Vista Bridge Sacramento River

27 Apr 2008 172
The longest bridge in the delta is the one going into Rio Vista. (Best viewed as part of Sacramento Delta set)

Rio Vista Bridge Sacramento River (2072)

29 Apr 2010 77
The Rio Vista bridge crosses the Sacramento Deep Water Channel, the route for ship to the port of Sacramento. The bridge thus has a very long center span that lifts.

Rio Vista Bridge Sacramento River 2076a

Ryer Island bridge Sacramento Delta (2064)

29 Apr 2010 102
Bridge on the north end of Ryer Island, for CA-84.

Ryer Island bridge Sacramento Delta (2081)

29 Apr 2010 2 1 147
Bridge on the north end of Ryer Island, for CA-84, on a dark Spring day.

Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor 3632a

05 Dec 2010 127
One of two Amtrak Capitol Corridor trains, early on a Sunday morning at Sacramento station.

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