Category Archives: Utah

Utah Bill advances to restore U.S. 6 as Grand Army of the Republic Highway

grand army of the republic highway

A Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War wore an historic military uniform Friday to see the House Transportation Committee unanimously advance a bill restoring U.S. 6 as the Grand Army of the Republic Highway. Eric Dan Richhart, secretary-treasurer of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War Department of Colorado and Wyoming, told the committee he had been working to restore the Grand Army of the Republic designation for nearly a decade. Read the whole story here

Eureka! Aprylle Made it To Utah!

Nevada-Utah Border – She ran out of San Jose, CA on April 28. Today after 977 miles (636 miles on Route 6), Aprylle Gilbert ran out of Nevada. Gilbert, an extremedistance runner is an author and one of the top folk-rock musicians in the Bay Area. Her run has taken her from the beaches of California to the 3,225 foot elevation of Soledad Pass on her way to 6,437 ft. She skirted Edwards Air Force Base and pushed her limits in the brutal heat of

CRUIZN the U.S.A. West on U.S. Route 20, the Yellowstone Trail, from Boston, MA to Newport, OR, then South on the Pacific Coast Highway Route 101 to Long Beach, CA, then East on U.S. Route 6, the Grand Army of the Republic Highway, to Provincetown, MA in time to join with the 2nd Annual U.S. Route 6 Provincetown Cruise Weekend in October.  Watch for more information about CRUIZN the U.S.A. – Route 6 Happenings.      

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