Category Archives: Utah

The Lincoln Highway in Basin and Range – Day Trip from S.L.C. Part 2

Now that we are headed south on the Skull Valley Road, the first thing of note will be Lone Rock to the west. Nearly every traveler’s diary made note of it. This shot was made at high noon but the … Continue reading

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The Lincoln Highway in Basin and Range – A Day Trip from Salt Lake City

Let’s take a day trip from Salt Lake City and visit some of the sites of the 1913 route and the 1919 shortcut. Remember that the object of the Lincoln Highway Association was to bypass the long route around the … Continue reading

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The Lincoln Highway in Basin and Range – Heading West

I recently completed another round trip on the Lincoln Highway to Salt Lake City. I have decided not to blog about the highway in SLC because all flavor of the old road is gone, buried under asphalt or concrete. It … Continue reading

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The Lincoln Highway in Basin and Range – The Traveler Returns

Another trip to the Great Basin is concluded and another 1600 miles on the truck. I’m now rifling through over 3000 images so it may be a while before some coherency emerges. In the meantime I give you this sunset … Continue reading

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The Lincoln Highway in Basin and Range – Ibapah and Overland Pass

Our interest here is the route between Ibapah and Salt Lake City. The object was to get around the Great Salt lake desert by going around the southern rather than the northern end of the lake. History buffs will recognize … Continue reading

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