Eastern Mojave Vegetation Nevada Route 3C -- East Walker Road  

Tom Schweich  

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 This page describes a route known sometimes at East Walker Road, and sometimes as Nevada State Route 3C. It runs from near Yerrington, south along the East Walker River and then Bodie Creek to Bodie.

Other articles:
• Nevada Highway 208:   at East Walker Rd;  

Junction: Nevada Highway 208
  Strosnider Ranch
  Junction: Minister Road, Reese River Road
  Canyon widens to the south
  Right angle bend.

Locations: East Walker River.  

Cross East Walker River
  Junction: Pine Grove Road
  Junction: National Forest Developed Road 130
  Hilton Road, Airport, road re-joins East Walker River.
  Wichman Canyon

Locations: East Walker River.  

Cross East Walker River
  Cross small draw, leave East Walker River.
  Road Junction
  Lyon County above.
Mineral County below.
  Small pass
  Mineral County above.
Lyon County below.
  Pass, 6,484 feet
  Lyon County above
Mineral County below.

Other articles:
• National Forest Developed Road 026:   at NV SR 3C;
• National Forest Developed Road 028:   at NV SR 3C;  

  • National Forest Developed Road 026
  • National Forest Developed Road 028

Literature Cited:
- Bell, John W., and P. Kyle House, 2007.

Locations: Bodie Creek.  

Somewhere along Bodie Creek is a probable debris flow deposit stidied by Bell and House (2007) in their study of the relationship between Plinian eruptions in the Mono Craters and overlying debris flow deposits.
  Junction: road to Aurora
  Del Monte, Aurora Creek, road to Aurora.
  Nevada above.
California below.
  Syndicate Mill

Other articles:
• California Highway 270:   at Nev SR 3C;  

Junction: CA Hwy 270




Literature Cited

  A list of all literature cited by this web site can be found in the Bibliography.
  Bell, John W., and P. Kyle House. 2007. Did Plinian eruptions in California lead to debris fl ows in Nevada? An intriguing stratigraphic connection. Geology. 35(3):219-222. {TAS-pdf}
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Date and time this article was prepared: 9/23/2020 5:25:47 PM