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Friday July 11, 2014
This morning we headed east on I-80 and then south on CA Rt. 49 to the town of Coloma and the “Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park”. This is the location of “Sutter’s Mill” and the discovery of gold by James Marshall on January 24, 1848. The museum contained relics from the California gold mining ...
Thursday July 10, 2014
This morning we got the oil changed in the truck and had it washed. After lunch we went into
Sacramento and visited “Old Sacramento”, a section along the Sacramento River that dates back to 1848 when gold was discovered in the area. ...
... actually there in the harsh environment. This was an active gold mine from 1850 when the original owner who found "hard rock" gold when looking for trees but thought the mining work was too hard so he sold it to for $350. By 1869 William Bourn, Sr owned controlling interest and when he died his wife almost sold it because of her financial advisors advice until her son came home from Cambridge. He took over and with his cousin made it a thriving business. Most of the ...
... what these are and he is told that they will be swimming in their underwear. So...that being said, the boys we're thrilled to be out there swimming in their Skivvies...Seth loves to say that. :)
Avery braved the cold and decided to swim across the river to a big rock on the other side. He putting his swimming skills to work and even had to swim against the current for a bit to get on to the rock He went back and forth to this rock at least ...
... Today was great, tomorrow will be painful, but has the potential to be even better. I can't wait to see the mountains, even if I have to work like crazy to get up them.
Distance: 51.38 mi - 197.20 total
Time: 4:07:40 - 14:28;18 total
Elevation Gain: 2,592 - 8,099 total
Av. Speed: 12.4 mph - 13.6 overall
Av. HR: 127 bpm - 132 overall
Calories: 4,316 - 14,313 total
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
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