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The Oldest Saloon in Utah

A cache by railroader921 and VisitUtah Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 09/29/2015
Difficulty:
1 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:


Since 1879, This place has had many names. The current name was earned many years ago when a local character named Whiskey Joe was asked to leave. "They got into a good debate and Grandpa kicked him out of the bar," said Val Stoker, a third-generation Huntsville resident who manages the bar. "It was named Holkin's Bar at the time. The sign that said Holkin's Bar had a star on it. Whiskey Joe got his gun and started shooting the star. So they changed the name to the Shooting Star." ---- (Tom Wharton, The Salt Lake Tribune)


This geocache, was placed with permission of Shooting Star Saloon. Some claim that it is the oldest continuously operating saloon west of the Mississippi.


***FORMER OFFICIAL VISIT UTAH GEOTOUR CACHE - THE GEOTOUR HAS ENDED ***

Additional Hints (Decrypt)


Lbh qb abg arrq gb tb vafvqr, ohg zvtug jnag gb unir n frng ba gur cbepu.

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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