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    54... Yes that picture was taken at Devils Tower, that is the remnants of the Rogers and Ripley Stake Ladder. In 1893, William Rogers and Willard Ripley constructed a 350 foot ladder to climb to the top. They planned a great celebration featuring Bill Rogers climbing Devils Tower wearing an Uncle Sam suit, placing an American Flag on the summit. There is a viewing stop on the path around Devils Tower, with pipes on stakes to look through, the pipes are aimed at the ladder and difficult to see until you know what to look for. I think most people are expecting to see a traditional ladder, unless you know what to look for, it is difficult to figure out. Read about it here
    https://www.nps.gov/deto/learn/histo...ake-ladder.htm
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      53...
      Jim & Maureen
      There is a fine line between hobby and obsession and I think I crossed it!!
      HRPT Long Haulers 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013

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          53...
          66 NOVA , 2017 MUSTANG GT
          WST '16 '17

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            53
            Jim & Cathy North Mankato, MN Long Haulers '04,07,08,09,10,11,12,13,14 Short Haul '05,'15,'17,’19 WST '14,'15,'16,'17

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              53...
              Life is too short to drive boring cars!

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                ONLY 53 days to go..
                I just love my Hot Rods.

                Long Hauled 2009,2010,2011,2012 and 2013. Loved every minute of it.

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                  Phil / Omaha

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                      52...
                      Jim & Maureen
                      There is a fine line between hobby and obsession and I think I crossed it!!
                      HRPT Long Haulers 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013

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                        52...
                        Jim & Cathy North Mankato, MN Long Haulers '04,07,08,09,10,11,12,13,14 Short Haul '05,'15,'17,’19 WST '14,'15,'16,'17

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                            52...Getting close everyone. Start checking out the car, check the tires, belts, hoses, get the car serviced, National Park Pass, get the car waxed...start thinking of a packing list...
                            Life is too short to drive boring cars!

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                              52......
                              66 NOVA , 2017 MUSTANG GT
                              WST '16 '17

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                                ONLY 52 days to go..I hope it doesn't get to cold..I run Summer Tires..
                                I just love my Hot Rods.

                                Long Hauled 2009,2010,2011,2012 and 2013. Loved every minute of it.

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