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2002 Winter Olympic Games Calderon - Salt Lake City, UT
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 40° 45.533 W 111° 50.931
12T E 428351 N 4512337
Quick Description: This is the caldron that was lit for nearly two weeks for the international competition.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 11/6/2014 4:11:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMMV41
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky
Views: 4

Long Description:
This caldron was lit in 2002 for the Winter Olympic games, which the opening and closing ceremonies happened in this stadium. This was the last time the United States hosted the Olympic games and it happened less than a year after 9/11. The caldron is located to the south of the Olympic stadium.

Click below to view my other Olympic Caldron waymarks around the globe.

~ USA ~

1932 & 1984 Los Angeles, California

~ Europe ~

1992 Barcelona, Spain

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