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... cattle in the area.
The last stop on the climb was Fraser-Winter Park at 4pm. This was at around 9,000’ and there were ski runs close to the station. In the winter this whole area must be white with snow. We climbed further for a few minutes until we reached the ski runs of Winter Park as they run along side the track, and then we entered the Moffat Tunnel. This is 6 miles long and saved 170 miles of climb through the mountains when ...
... across a bridge that opens up to allow a boat to go through pretty cool. Heading westward young man today thru Wisconsin. Take a break in Dodgeville for Bernie to have a haircut in an old fashioned small town barber shop. Great town, nice people. Overnight in Cedar Falls, beautiful University town had dinner etc at Toads Bar, pool at hotel, breakfast included very civilised really nice people. Americans are by and large very ...
... and tractor assembly operations here. There are over 195 acres of manufacturing floor space located on 2,485 acres of land and employs approximately 6,000 people from the Waterloo, Cedar Falls area." WHO KNEW??
Then we went to the Hansen's Dairy Farm in Hudson, IA. This family purchased their land in 1864. They have been farming / dairying ever since. Can you imagine that?? They make cheese, ...
Good People with Some Decent Interest
The visit with Dave at his Univ. of Northern Iowa Wesley Foundation went really well. We got one card out of it (a young man named Jordan) but I feel may get more down the road. There were some seniors present this evening but a lot of juniors as well. There were a lot of education, social work, and anthropology majors present in this group of students (about 12).Dave informed me of a couple of others that couldn't make it out ...
Greetings from Waterloo, Iowa! After about 12-13 hours on the road, we finally made it. We got up around 5am and hit the road at 6am. Thankfully, the time zones work to our advantage going west and we arrived around 5pm. The road was very calming to drive on. Allie and I listened to various bands, chatted, scoped out creepy billboards, checked out other random state license plates and just joked around. When we arrived George Wyth State Park, we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center