Thirty miles from pretty much anything sits this oasis in the middle of the Mojave National Preserve. It's the former Union Pacific Kelso depot, constructed in 1924 so its crews could have a home away from home. UP moved out in the mid-1980s; the depot now serves as the Preserve's visitor center.
Time and Date: 3:20 PM, Monday, April 28, 2014
Kelso, San Bernardino County, California
Approximate Latitude: 35° 0′ 43″ N   (35.01214° )
Approximate Longitude: 115° 39′ 11″ W   (-115.65318° )
 
Railroad: Union Pacific RR Co. [UP ]
Subdivision: Cima Approximate Milepost: 235.4
 
Camera: Canon EOS 70D
Shutter: 1/200 Aperture: 7.1
ISO: 200 Focal Length: 33 mm; FOV: 38.2 deg
White Balance: Daylight Lens Type: Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Exposure Mode: Manual Focus Mode: AI Focus AF
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