Pacific Springs Improvised bridgeA very unstable improvised bridge across the El Dorado irrigation canalmetal catwalkMetal catwalk along the canal. Probably rideable for gravel bikers. I walked it out of caution.Better bridgeA better bridge across the canalCanal pathPath along the El Corado irrigation canal south of US 50 (looking west).Pony Express marker at Pacific HousePony Express marker at Pacific HouseClimb up from the AmericanClimb up from the American River at the (former) site of Brockliss bridgePX MarkerA Pony Express trail marker above snow level on the road up from the Brockliss bridge siteTrail Marker sign for Old Carson RoadTrail Marker sign for Old Carson Road. this is in a field to the northwest of the Old Carson Road/Park Creek intersection. I stopped for a drink of water and a short break, or I would never have seen it.Sly Park RoadNarrow shoulder along Sly Park Road. This stretch can be very busy.