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Monday, September 16, 2002
Westward Ho!
Cast your mind back some 170 years, when the United States was a young country, looking west at their newly acquired domain,...
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for Monday, September 16
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Team: North
Go West, Young Man! (and women & children & oxen & chickens....)
Team North is following in the footsteps of those who passed 150 years ago, during the period of the Overland Migrations. In the years immediately following the Louisiana Purchase,only a few hardy souls ventured west, mostly mountain men in search of...
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Team: South
Burr Trail and the Waterpocket Fold
Team South leaves the sandstone-enclosed riparian, green world of Calf Creek and drives to Boulder where they turn east on the Burr Trail Road, one of the many scenic drives in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. Once a dirt road, Burr Trail...
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