Days Inn - Provo
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Quick breakfast as we had collected it from reception last night, so we had it in the room, as the sun was coming up. The journey today involved quite a bit of mountains, which were great, but after the stuinning scenery of the last few days, they were really just mountains. Amazing how you can get used to the extreme!
Drove up along the 118, …
... out it is a closed base. Only authorized personnel are allowed on the base. The 143rd moved depleted uranium from Tooele to California for disposal some 10 years ago, so I knew the base had a lot of bad stuff to protect, It is a good thing the base has tight security. The drive also crosses the southern end of The Great Salt Lake.
... cached” map. From there, I headed for Temple Square to get a taste for the “center” of the locally-dominant LDS Church culture and landmarks. There’s some beautiful architecture and interesting culture and history to be found here, and I’m sure the helpful and friendly young church missionaries stationed and wandering around throughout the open-to-the-public ...
... on http://www.flickr.com/photos/ralphieboy o later this evening.
It's great to see the snowcapped peaks again. I can truly appreciate snow at such a distance and it doesn't remind me of the "shoveling" part. Our door faces the Wasatch Front, I believe. I'll have a few photos of it and you can "confirm or deny" that I'm correct in my thinking.
By Matthew Goricki
While driving through Nebraska, we thought we were just passing through the Cornhusker State. That all changed when we made a short pit-stop at a hole-in-the-wall town called Gothenburg. At the historic Pony Express Station, we realized we were doing more than just driving along I-80 heading towards Wyoming and then Utah.
We were on the Road to Zion!! Now, what is that, you may ask? Back in the mid 1800s the Mormons began walking ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed