Tag Archives: Dredge Tours

Good Stories and Good Food

It’s Just a few days away!  What better way to spend your weekend than up in the mountains at the Sumpter Valley Dredge Worker’s Heritage Day on Saturday the 21st! Whether you’re a history buff, you have a personal connection … Continue reading

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And We’re Back!

Yesterday the Sumpter Valley Dredge opened it’s gates, doors and gift shop for the 2012 season! This year the crew is back!  Gene Barry, Patsy Yarbro, and Lila Young will be taking care of the visitor’s center,  Seasonal Assistant, Rella … Continue reading

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Spring Forward and Plan Ahead

Spring usually reveals itself subtly, here in the mountains.  We don’t see it explode like on the west side of the state where Cherry Blossoms, Trilliums, Daffodils, and such have been showing off their colors for the last few weeks.  … Continue reading

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