Fairmont Hot Springs Resort
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June 20, 2009 (Saturday) - Pocatello, ID (210 miles)
Traveling from Provo to Pocatello was a beautiful drive. The countryside is dotted with large farms and ranches with the mountains as a backdrop. Wendell and I hardly spoke other than to say "ooh, that's pretty", or “aah”. As we approached the summit, …
... to cross the busy road. Paul saw them and was able to swerve to avoid them. I cannot get that little baby out of my mind. It was so scared and just running its little heart out because it knew something was wrong! Paul was my hero to have avoided hitting them and certainly anyone else! He is the best and most attentive driver and never forgets for a second the responsibility! I am sure I could not drive near ...
... if there's a cabin or some such to be figured out.
The Water Repair Team returned at about one thirty and set to the repair. We had them replace the thirty-something hydrant while they were at it. It was pretty rusty down under the ground. The removed an old shut-off valve and re-plumbed the line to the neighbors aka relatives too. In about an hour, it was time to re-fill the hole. They filled and compacted it at ...
... cold it would be this time of year in the area. in chicago i packed ALL my winter gear deep in the cneter of my roofrack. buried so deep i cannot get to it without spending hours unpacking. so i have no gloves, hat etc. and just layer after layer of thermal shirts etc. no fun. but what can ya do. im not unpacking that rack. we made it thru that night and decided to head north again.
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... splitting today. We'll also get some of the packing done for the season. We'll be back before winter, but it's getting down into the thirties now. We'll want to take anything "freezable" home with us.
Tomorrow we'll do the winterizing. It takes a couple of hours to blow out the water lines and add RV antifreeze. Then, when we return, we will activate the winter water system and we're good to go.
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Fun for a family reunion
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