Welcome to U.S. Route 6 Tourist Association

U.S. Route 6 Tourist Association
1657 S.W. Old Clifton Rd.
Port Orchard, WA.  98367
Phone: 360/876-5063

 

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Walking the "6"

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  UTAH - U.S. ROUTE 6
The U.S. Route 6 Tourist Association is a Not-for-profit IRS 501 (c) (3) "Public Charity" dedicated to the cultural preservation and economic development of inner cities, small towns and rural communities located along all 3,652 miles of the Grand Old Highway.

Fed. ID No. 91-2136205

On the Run with Aprylle Gilbert
U.S. Route 6 Charity Run
2015 Activity Updates


Donate - Coast to Coast for Kids
and
Join the Route 6 Team!
Membership Application - pdf

During Aprylle's Charity Run
New memberships will include the balance of this year and all of 2016
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Follow along and enjoy the Run!

Aprylle enters Utah on the afternoon of June 03, 2015

A Warm Welcome in Helper, Utah
June 11, 2015

Audacce Eden giving Aprylle Gilbert a big hug.
Extreme Endurance Runner Aprylle Gilbert Passes Through Helper, Visits Museum

Councilman Kirk Mascaro, Aprylle Gilbert, Mayor Ed Chavez and Jim Boyd, Director of the

Western Mining & Railroad Museum.


In the News

Extreme Endurance Runner Aprylle Gilbert Passes Through Helper, Visits Museum


Aprylle Dawn Gilbert plans to run U.S. Highway 6, a distance of 3,652 miles. When a youth center in her area was going to be shut down, she decided to take

Extreme Endurance Runner Aprylle Gilbert Passes Through Helper, Visits Museum

Sun Advocate - Highway 6 ultra runner makes stop in Helper

Aprylle Gilbert with Jason Huntzinger,
Associate Director of the Western Mining & Railroad Museum.
June 11, 2015

USU Eastern Prehistoric Museum - Price, Utah

 

 

Another beautiful day in Eureka, UT - June 8, 2015

Norman and Margaret Gillen, Aprylle Gilbert and Eureka's Mayor Nick Castleton. Thanks for the warm welcome and great hospitality!

( NOTE: Aprylle will be spending tonight in Spanish Fork, UT - 06/09/2015)

Eureka to welcome Aprylle!

Norman and Margaret Gillen, Proprietors

Goldminers Inn - Eureka, UT

Eureka's Mayor Nick Castleton to meet with Aprylle.

Eureka City, Utah

Eureka, Utah - Facebook

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Western Mining & Railroad Museum - Helper, Utah

Western Mining And Railroad Museum - Facebook

Welcome to Helper City, Utah

Transformation!

Graphics by Kim Koyle

Kim Koyle

The Oxford - before - Eureka, UT

The Oxford - After - Eureka, UT

Kim is a strong believer in saving our American Heritage through Economic Development and Cultural Preservation. Turning dreams into reality is her mission.

Item of Interest

Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart's Landing in Eureka, Utah | KUER-Radio

"In The News"

A Utah man and his ghost town: a love story - latimes.com

(Story by John M. Glionna and Pictures by Mel Melcon - Los Angeles Times - Sept. 25, 2012)

U.S. 6 Tri Forks Rest Area

(Turn on the sound and enjoy the KSL-TV News video.)

UDOT holds rail splitting ceremony along U.S. Highway 6

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- HELP WANTED -

The U.S. Route 6 Tourist Association is seeking that special individual for the position of Executive Director for the State of Utah.

The Association is currently in the process of creating state divisions of the National Association.

Our programs are serious. Our activities are educational, fun and family oriented.

Sr. High School and College student interns play a major role in
our development and programs.

The Executive Director would oversee all programs and activities within the state, and work closely with local communities, city, county, state and federal agencies. He / she is authorized to apply for grants and manage development programs.

MISSION

The U.S. Route 6 Tourist Association is a Not-for-profit IRS 501 (c) (3) Corporation dedicated to the economic development and cultural preservation of inner cities, small towns and rural communities located along all 3,652 miles of the Grand Old Highway.

For additional information contact Russell J. Lombard, President/CEO at: RussUSRoute6@aol.com
NOTE: We are currently all non-paid volunteers, either retired or keeping our day jobs. Some of our student interns have worked their way up to the position of Executive Director. The Association covers all expenses related directly to Association activities.

 

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