Thanks to Col. Al Matheson for leading the Car Tour and arranging for the Chuck Wagon Dinner and wagon rides in conjunction with our Oct. performance of the "Spanish Trail Suite" by Marshall McDonald and Steven Sharp Nelson.
Thanks to Spencer and Kay Bowman for the wagon rides and wonderful Chuck Wagon Dinner and to all involved. To contact Bowman and Company for wagon rides and meals, (435) 590-1300.
|Col. Al Matheson gives overview of the Trail in Iron County.|
The group started at "Squaw's Cave" which has a tragic history of a Paiute woman and her child trying to evade capture into slavery. The location for the trail is at 400 E. 820 S. near the water tank.
|Next the tour headed to Enoch. Photo looks west over Cedar Valley near Enoch.|
|Near Old Enoch on street after old church and after Ravine Drive. Marker and blast furnace near Enoch pump house.|
Petroglyphs are on hill to north of pump house.
|Looking past monument.|
|View of valley from blast furnace.|
|Thanks to Al Matheson for photo overlooking valley.|
|Spanish Trail marker at old Enoch church, now a home.|
|Wagon tracks preserved near the Eonch Old School Library on Midvalley Road.|
|Josh and Marin Colby at the markers near the Enoch Old School Library.|
OSU Musician Matthew refurbished the 1915 photos and markers of the Old Spanish Trail. More info: https://www.cityofenoch.org/old-spanish-trail.html
|Thanks to Al Matheson for the group photo near Enoch Library.|
|Thanks to Al Matheson for photo at chuck wagon dinner.|
Spencer and Kay Bowman have "The Barn" near the original Iron Springs encampment site along the Spanish Trail. To arrange dinners and wagon rides, contact Spencer at 435-590-1300.
|John and Dorie Gurney brought their 1950 Dodge along for the tour.|
|Near Iron Springs|
|Surrey at the Bowman's "Barn"|
|Wagon rides at "The Barn".|
Links on Spanish Trail Suite:
accesses the video enhancement and composer interviews.
If you want to do those separately:
Composer and conductor interviews:Part I
Sunrise with video enhancement: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IX5UBR2K1i0
(filmed out near Three Peaks.)
Overview video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghybOTp3Gyw
OSUyoutube channel link https://www.youtube.com/user/OrchestraofSouthernU
|Old Spanish Trail|
|Old Spanish Trail|
|Other trails, most originally tribal trails which became wagon routes and now many are highways.|