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Monthly Archives: August 1999

Wedding of the Waters-California’s Gold (110)

Written on August 12, 1999 at 9:12 pm, by

In 1937 an amazing 3 day event took place to celebrate the opening of a new road from Lone Pine to Death Valley. Starting with a gourd full of water taken from the highest lake in the U.S. on the side of Mt. Whitney, the gourd is taken to the lowest lake in the US  Continue Reading »

Flying Fish – California’s Gold (1009)

Written on August 1, 1999 at 8:54 pm, by

Catalina has been famous for many things over the years, Glass Bottom Boats,Buffalo and the Casino to name a few. But one of the strangest and most popular attractions has been the Flying Fish Boat Trip which has been transporting visitors on nighttime journeys to watch Catalina’s flying fish since the turn of the century.  Continue Reading »