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Horton's lake

GregHindGregHind Posts: 345 ★★★Triple Panda Award Recipient ★★★
I got to visit "Horton's lake" back in 2008 and came across some photos today. Not John Horton's lake but Jack Horton's lake.

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The lake was beautiful. Half way between Vegas and LA. It was the first man made ski lake. It was literally desert and exists only because of a huge bore water pump. I was really impressed by Jack Horton's inventions. His boat lift used pontoons fed air by 4" diameter sewer pipe. That thing exploded the boat out of the water. Within about 2 seconds the boat went from floating to fully clear. His bindings were two roller blade boots screwed to one plate. Just a really impressive, visionary setup.

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