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Travel Blogs from Park City
Today we were picked up by Bea and headed down to Salt Lake City to see Erik and Gretta's house. They have a condo that overlooks SLC and has a great view. Now not being a bikers, I learn they have 12 bikes. Some for this condition and some for that. It's nice to learn something. I did. Check out the chairs on the deck made of skis no less.
We all piled in the SUV and headed into town to the Farmer's ...
... They had a bobsled that you could do which Joe was itching to try but sadly, we just couldn't make it work for him. The bobsleds go down the track at 60-80 MPH.
While the ziplines, chair lifts, and alpine slide were all really fun, Audrey and I really challenged ourselves on the ropes courses. They had one for beginners and kids which Audrey completed twice. They had two others that ...
... were swimmers or rather floaters in the lake. The lake itself is 75 miles long and 28 miles wide and at the deepest part only 25 feet. Four rivers flow into it with no outlet leaving high concentration of minerals, five times saltier than the ocean. Only brine shrimp, brine flies, and algae survive in the water. It is the biggest lake west of the Great Lakes. Tomorrow off to Seattle for Jan's 70 th birthday gala. I'll meet up with the Honey Badger in Rapid City on ...
... theory is that it will support the dome in a 7.3 level earthquake. Lilly says she’s going to be in Norway when the big one hits. ☺
Note: The architect that designed and installed the anti-earthquake measures is the uncle of the young man working in the visitor’s center on Saturday where we also meet his parents. Mom is the architect’s sister. It’s a small world.
... our cook did the biscuits,” I was told. That was the day the “Diners, Drive-ins and Dives” TV personality came by to check out Ruth’s diner food. Ruth is a legend; a feisty independent woman who started selling hamburgers downtown in 1930; then, not liking all the city restrictions, set an old trolley car roadside in Emigrant Canyon in 1948, built an apartment alongside, and continued ...
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