Recent Changes for "Morning Glory Spillway" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_SpillwayRecent Changes of the page "Morning Glory Spillway" on Davis Wiki.en-us Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2014-09-21 21:59:17ConstantiaOomenFixing lay-out <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(dry.jpg, thumbnail, 200, "The glory hole during a dry season")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(dry.jpg, thumbnail<span>, left</span>, 200, "The glory hole during a dry season")]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2014-09-21 21:51:23ConstantiaOomenAt sunset today <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 27: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ = The Morning Glory Spillway in times of extreme drought: September 2014 =<br> + <br> + [[Image(MorningGlorySpillway9-21-2014.jpg, left, 500, thumbnail, "In times of extreme drought, September 21, 2014, at sunset, photo by CO")]]<br> + [[Image(MorningGlorySpillway-2-9-21-2014.jpg, left, 500, thumbnail, "In times of extreme drought, September 21, 2014, at sunset, photo by CO"])]]<br> + <br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 28: </td> <td> Line 34: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2014-09-21 21:40:35ConstantiaOomenUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway?action=Files&do=view&target=MorningGlorySpillway-2-9-21-2014.jpg">MorningGlorySpillway-2-9-21-2014.jpg</a>.Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2014-09-21 21:40:23ConstantiaOomenUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway?action=Files&do=view&target=MorningGlorySpillway9-21-2014.jpg">MorningGlorySpillway9-21-2014.jpg</a>.Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2014-04-03 17:24:24StevenDaubertFarzana has questions, DavisWiki has answers <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 60: </td> <td> Line 60: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ - the water comes out of the bottom of the dam, if you look you can see the picture with the bmx rider in the outlet. ~SD</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2014-04-03 17:21:34farzanaComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 58: </td> <td> Line 58: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2014-04-03 17:21:34'' [[nbsp]] what's in the other side ? is it a closed end? i mean where does the water go? or does it remain in it? if it remains in it, what will happen if the tunnel is full? --["Users/farzana"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2013-11-09 18:10:26StevenDaubertremove a double and proffer a response <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 57: </td> <td> Line 57: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ------<br> - ''2013-11-09 15:41:07'' [[nbsp]] What happens if a tree goes down in the spillway or some other natural wastes? How they resolve if it block the entrance of the spillway? What are the hazards? --["Users/glorimartorres"]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ It's big enough to allow a pretty massive tree to just flow thru with no problems. The floating line is also a net of sorts preventing detritus from reaching the spillway ~SD</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2013-11-09 16:41:07glorimartorresComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 57: </td> <td> Line 57: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2013-11-09 15:41:07'' [[nbsp]] What happens if a tree goes down in the spillway or some other natural wastes? How they resolve if it block the entrance of the spillway? What are the hazards? --["Users/glorimartorres"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2013-11-09 16:37:23glorimartorresComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 55: </td> <td> Line 55: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2013-11-09 15:37:23'' [[nbsp]] What happens if a tree goes down in the spillway or some other natural wastes? How they resolve if it block the entrance of the spillway? What are the hazards? --["Users/glorimartorres"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2013-10-04 23:13:41gcovillefixing link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action (with high water), make sure to visit after a lot of rain. You can <span>check the conditions at the </span>[http://www.<span>scwa2.com/CurrentConditionsM</span>ap/LBWS_Level_3Day.htm Solano County Water Agency] site. As mentioned at the linked URL, the lake spills at 439.74 feet. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action (with high water), make sure to visit after a lot of rain. You can [http://www.<span>grabdata.com/floodm</span>ap/LBWS_Level_3Day.htm <span>check the conditions] at the [http://www.scwa2.com/ </span>Solano County Water Agency] site. As mentioned at the linked URL, the lake spills at 439.74 feet. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2013-10-04 22:53:04gcovilleIFLS mention <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 36: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ 10/4/2013: The Glory Hole was [https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=676345889053092&amp;set=a.456449604376056.98921.367116489976035 featured] on the popular Facebook page [https://www.facebook.com/IFeakingLoveScience I Fucking Love Science]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2011-09-02 04:15:30BruceHansenPOOR <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 34: </td> <td> Line 34: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [http://poormagazine.org/node/4067 P<span>oor</span> Magazine] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [http://poormagazine.org/node/4067 P<span>OOR</span> Magazine] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2011-09-02 04:06:52BruceHansenMedia - Poor Magazine link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 33: </td> <td> Line 33: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ = Media =<br> + [http://poormagazine.org/node/4067 Poor Magazine]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2011-06-05 17:01:49CovertProfessoranswering my own question <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 49: </td> <td> Line 49: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * Wondering the same thing. --["Users/CovertProfessor"]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * According to the link above, it's been at 434 feet for early June 2011, a period when we are still getting relatively heavy rains. So, we're about 6 feet from spillage. --["Users/CovertProfessor"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2011-06-05 16:40:26CovertProfessoroverflowing yet? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 49: </td> <td> Line 49: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Wondering the same thing. --["Users/CovertProfessor"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2011-04-09 12:25:47JamesGalleraniComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 47: </td> <td> Line 47: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2011-04-09 12:25:47'' [[nbsp]] Can anyone confirm if the water level has risen high enough for this thing to be cool again? --["Users/JamesGallerani"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2011-03-18 23:00:43CovertProfessorComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 45: </td> <td> Line 45: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2011-03-18 23:00:43'' [[nbsp]] Wondering how close we are to glory with all the rain we're getting this year... --["Users/CovertProfessor"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2010-12-21 11:43:33BruceHansen(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 25: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> A ["Davisites" Davisite] who is a hardcore sponsored BMX rider went to the bottom of the dam a year ago when the glory hole wasn't running, and went inside it from the bottom and had a rather intense session of riding with his budd<span>y</span>s. One of them fell and broke an arm and has some rather nasty scars on his face now. There is videotape of the session. When asked about riding it, he said you would go up a wall for 40 feet, and then come back down like a huge vert. Intense! --["Users/StevenDaubert"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> A ["Davisites" Davisite] who is a hardcore sponsored BMX rider went to the bottom of the dam a year ago when the glory hole wasn't running, and went inside it from the bottom and had a rather intense session of riding with his budd<span>ie</span>s. One of them fell and broke an arm and has some rather nasty scars on his face now. There is videotape of the session. When asked about riding it, he said you would go up a wall for 40 feet, and then come back down like a huge vert. Intense! --["Users/StevenDaubert"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2010-12-21 11:16:22DagonJones <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2010-12-21 10:58:23DagonJones <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''[[address("The Glory Hole", "38.512266", "-122.104847")]]'' (not to be confused with [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glory_hole_(sexual_slang) this type of glory hole]. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the lake level rises to 15.5 feet above the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''[[address("The Glory Hole", "38.512266", "-122.104847")]]'' (not to be confused with [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glory_hole_(sexual_slang) this type of glory hole]<span>)</span>. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the lake level rises to 15.5 feet above the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2010-12-21 10:57:52DagonJonesa funny correlation <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''[[address("The Glory Hole", "38.512266", "-122.104847")]]''. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the lake level rises to 15.5 feet above the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''[[address("The Glory Hole", "38.512266", "-122.104847")]]''<span>&nbsp;(not to be confused with [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glory_hole_(sexual_slang) this type of glory hole]</span>. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the lake level rises to 15.5 feet above the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2010-12-21 10:21:38DagonJonesadding a photo during dry season <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[Image(dry.jpg, thumbnail, 200, "The glory hole during a dry season")]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2010-12-21 10:19:38DagonJonesUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway?action=Files&do=view&target=dry.jpg">dry.jpg</a>.Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2010-12-21 01:54:12bbroadleyI believe this new URL is replaces the one that died in March 10th 2010. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 27: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action (with high water), make sure to visit after a lot of rain. You can check the conditions at the [http://www.scwa2.com/<span>wee</span>k<span>ly.html Solano County Water Agency] site (note: web</span>p<span>age seems to be down, </span>3<span>/1</span>4<span>/2010).</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action (with high water), make sure to visit after a lot of rain. You can check the conditions at the [http://www.scwa2.com/<span>CurrentConditionsMap/LBWS_Level_3Day.htm Solano County Water Agency] site. As mentioned at the lin</span>k<span>ed URL, the lake s</span>p<span>ills at 4</span>3<span>9.7</span>4<span>&nbsp;feet.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2010-03-14 11:34:39TomGarbersonWebpage down <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 27: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action (with high water), make sure to visit after a lot of rain. You can check the conditions at the [http://www.scwa2.com/weekly.html Solano County Water Agency] site<span>.</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action (with high water), make sure to visit after a lot of rain. You can check the conditions at the [http://www.scwa2.com/weekly.html Solano County Water Agency] site<span>&nbsp;(note: webpage seems to be down, 3/14/2010).</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2009-04-23 17:30:53GregKuperberg(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> For obvious reasons, swimming near the glory hole is both prohibited and stupid. There are buoys strung across the lake to discourage boaters and swimmers from approaching the glory hole and the dam. Furthermore, the glory hole is well fenced off from the land. In 1997, a UC Davis graduate student <span>drowned by falling into the glory hole</span>. </td> <td> <span>+</span> For obvious reasons, swimming near the glory hole is both prohibited and stupid. There are buoys strung across the lake to discourage boaters and swimmers from approaching the glory hole and the dam. Furthermore, the glory hole is well fenced off from the land. In 1997, a UC Davis graduate student <span>was pulled into the glory hole while swimming and drowned</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2009-04-23 17:27:57GregKuperberg(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> For obvious reasons, swimming near the glory hole is both prohibited and stupid. There are buoys strung across the lake to discourage boaters and swimmers from approaching the glory hole and the dam. Furthermore, the glory hole is well fenced off from the land. </td> <td> <span>+</span> For obvious reasons, swimming near the glory hole is both prohibited and stupid. There are buoys strung across the lake to discourage boaters and swimmers from approaching the glory hole and the dam. Furthermore, the glory hole is well fenced off from the land.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;In 1997, a UC Davis graduate student drowned by falling into the glory hole.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2009-04-22 13:08:22MattJurachComment added <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 42: </td> <td> Line 42: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ I don't know the circumstances of ["Tragic Events" Emily Schwalen's] Glory Hole encounter in 1997, but hanging on for 20 minutes sounds more like an accident than a suicide. --["Users/MattJurach"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2009-01-03 09:49:33JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Directions'': Drive west on ["Covell<span>"</span>] or ["Russell"]. (After becoming County Road 93A, Covell eventually meets up with Russell.) In ["Winters"], Russell becomes 128, which will take you to the top of ["Monticello Dam"]. There's a turn out right at the top of the dam where you can safely park. From Davis, it's about a half hour drive. Alternatively, you can bike up to the dam. For more information, visit the ["Bicycle Rides"] page. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Directions'': Drive west on ["<span>West </span>Covell<span>&nbsp;Boulevard" Covell Boulevard</span>] or ["Russell<span>&nbsp;Boulevard</span>"]. (After becoming County Road 93A, Covell eventually meets up with Russell.) In ["Winters"], Russell becomes 128, which will take you to the top of ["Monticello Dam"]. There's a turn out right at the top of the dam where you can safely park. From Davis, it's about a half hour drive. Alternatively, you can bike up to the dam. For more information, visit the ["Bicycle Rides"] page. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2008-09-07 19:17:15JasonAllerlink fixes <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["DanFisher"] offers the following advice on skating the glory hole: Unless you want to swim there, you will have to use a raft to go the last 15 feet or so. If there is a trickle of water collected at the bottom of the pipe, bring kitty litter and a push broom to keep it dry from where you're skateboarding. It's fun at night, but very very creepy! </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["<span>Users/</span>DanFisher"] offers the following advice on skating the glory hole: Unless you want to swim there, you will have to use a raft to go the last 15 feet or so. If there is a trickle of water collected at the bottom of the pipe, bring kitty litter and a push broom to keep it dry from where you're skateboarding. It's fun at night, but very very creepy! </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> A ["Davisites" Davisite] who is a hardcore sponsored BMX rider went to the bottom of the dam a year ago when the glory hole wasn't running, and went inside it from the bottom and had a rather intense session of riding with his buddys. One of them fell and broke an arm and has some rather nasty scars on his face now. There is videotape of the session. When asked about riding it, he said you would go up a wall for 40 feet, and then come back down like a huge vert. Intense! --["StevenDaubert"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> A ["Davisites" Davisite] who is a hardcore sponsored BMX rider went to the bottom of the dam a year ago when the glory hole wasn't running, and went inside it from the bottom and had a rather intense session of riding with his buddys. One of them fell and broke an arm and has some rather nasty scars on his face now. There is videotape of the session. When asked about riding it, he said you would go up a wall for 40 feet, and then come back down like a huge vert. Intense! --["<span>Users/</span>StevenDaubert"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 32: </td> <td> Line 32: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ''2006-03-19 13:30:13'' [[nbsp]] Whiskeytown Lake near Redding, CA also has a similar spillway known as "The Glory Hole" --["Users/ErikAnderson"]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 33: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''2006-03-19 13:30:13'' [[nbsp]] Whiskeytown Lake near Redding, CA also has a similar spillway known as "The Glory Hole" --["ErikAnderson"]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ''2006-03-23 13:49:12'' [[nbsp]] Damn, looks scary. I'd hate to get sucked down there... --["Users/KareemKhan"]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 35: </td> <td> Line 37: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''2006-03-23 13:49:12'' [[nbsp]] Damn, looks scary. I'd hate to get sucked down there... --["KareemKhan"]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ''2006-03-30 17:44:51'' [[nbsp]] Erik: USBR was mighty fond of this spillway/outlet arrangment, you see them on Bureau dams all over the West. :) --["Users/RussBowlus"]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 37: </td> <td> Line 39: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''2006-03-30 17:44:51'' [[nbsp]] Erik: USBR was mighty fond of this spillway/outlet arrangment, you see them on Bureau dams all over the West. :) --["RussBowlus"]<br> - ------<br> -</span> ''2006-06-26 14:02:55'' [[nbsp]] The Glory Hole has always terrified me. I generally try to avoid the Glory Hole. --["CameronMenezes"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2006-06-26 14:02:55'' [[nbsp]] The Glory Hole has always terrified me. I generally try to avoid the Glory Hole. --["<span>Users/</span>CameronMenezes"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-04-30 15:35:14ArlenAbrahamlink for mr. travis <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Suicide at the glory hole is featured in the book "[http://www.amazon.com/Intent-Defraud-Dark-Oak-Mysteries/dp/1892343428 Intent to Defraud]" by author Mark Travis. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Suicide at the glory hole is featured in the book "[http://www.amazon.com/Intent-Defraud-Dark-Oak-Mysteries/dp/1892343428 Intent to Defraud]" by author <span>["</span>Mark Travis<span>"]</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-04-30 11:03:20DavidGrundlerAdded book reference <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + Suicide at the glory hole is featured in the book "[http://www.amazon.com/Intent-Defraud-Dark-Oak-Mysteries/dp/1892343428 Intent to Defraud]" by author Mark Travis.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-04-30 10:58:35StevenDaubertComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 38: </td> <td> Line 38: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2007-04-30 09:58:35'' [[nbsp]] Haven't a couple people hit the fence and swam out to the glory hole to jump in as a means of suicide? --["Users/StevenDaubert"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-04-30 00:18:20StevenDaubertEnjoy your new correct home little buddy <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ A ["Davisites" Davisite] who is a hardcore sponsored BMX rider went to the bottom of the dam a year ago when the glory hole wasn't running, and went inside it from the bottom and had a rather intense session of riding with his buddys. One of them fell and broke an arm and has some rather nasty scars on his face now. There is videotape of the session. When asked about riding it, he said you would go up a wall for 40 feet, and then come back down like a huge vert. Intense! --["StevenDaubert"]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-04-09 00:43:28BrentLaabsmapping <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''The Glory Hole''. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the lake level rises to 15.5 feet above the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''<span>[[address("</span>The Glory Hole<span>", "38.512266", "-122.104847")]]</span>''. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the lake level rises to 15.5 feet above the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-04-09 00:43:28BrentLaabsMap location(s) modifiedMorning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-03-13 16:48:17DavidGrundlerabout -&gt; above <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''The Glory Hole''. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the <span>water</span> rises to 15.5 feet abo<span>ut</span> the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''The Glory Hole''. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the <span>lake level</span> rises to 15.5 feet abo<span>ve</span> the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-03-13 16:44:58DavidGrundlerAdded current conditions link. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action (with high water), make sure to visit after a lot of rain. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action (with high water), make sure to visit after a lot of rain.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;You can check the conditions at the [http://www.scwa2.com/weekly.html Solano County Water Agency] site.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-03-13 15:45:12KaiTingintegrated comment <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action, make sure to visit after a lot of rain. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action<span>&nbsp;(with high water)</span>, make sure to visit after a lot of rain. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 36: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ------<br> - ''2007-03-12 23:58:36'' [[nbsp]] when is the water high? It was pretty boring when I passed by a few days ago. --["PhilSpear"]<br> - * After a ''lot'' of rain. Not this year. --["KaiTing"]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-03-13 09:33:23JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The ["Monticello Dam"], which holds back ["Lake Berryessa"], features a <span>morning glory spillway</span>. This type of [wiki:WikiPedia:spillway spillway] is basically a giant cement funnel. Rather than spilling over the dam, high waters spill into the funnel. Morning glory spillways are also known as bell-mouth spillways. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The ["Monticello Dam"], which holds back ["Lake Berryessa"], features a <span>'''morning glory spillway'''</span>. This type of [wiki:WikiPedia:spillway spillway] is basically a giant cement funnel. Rather than spilling over the dam, high waters spill into the funnel. Morning glory spillways are also known as bell-mouth spillways. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-03-13 08:17:56KaiTingresp <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 38: </td> <td> Line 38: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * After a ''lot'' of rain. Not this year. --["KaiTing"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2007-03-12 23:58:36PhilSpearComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 36: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2007-03-12 23:58:36'' [[nbsp]] when is the water high? It was pretty boring when I passed by a few days ago. --["PhilSpear"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-06-26 14:02:55CameronMenezesComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''The Glory Hole''. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the water rises to 15.5 feet about the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site].<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''The Glory Hole''. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the water rises to 15.5 feet about the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> = The Glory Hole's Other End =<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> = The Glory Hole's Other End = </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(exit_spillway.jpg, "The other end (pic by Jennifer)", right, thumbnail)]]<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(exit_spillway.jpg, "The other end (pic by Jennifer)", right, thumbnail)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 34: </td> <td> Line 34: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2006-06-26 14:02:55'' [[nbsp]] The Glory Hole has always terrified me. I generally try to avoid the Glory Hole. --["CameronMenezes"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-03-30 17:45:13RussBowlus <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[<span>Thu</span>m<span>bn</span>a<span>il</span>(glory2006.jpg<span>, left</span>, "A very active glory hole (pic by [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html Eric])")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[<span>I</span>ma<span>ge</span>(glory2006.jpg, "A very active glory hole (pic by [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html Eric])"<span>, left, thumbnail</span>)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[<span>Thu</span>m<span>bn</span>a<span>il</span>(glory_hole_01.jpg<span>, right</span>, "The glory hole seen from afar."<span>)]]<br> -</span> <span>[[T</span>humbnail(glory_hole_02.jpg<span>, right</span>, "The glory hole seen from (err...) ''aclose''.")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[<span>I</span>ma<span>ge</span>(glory_hole_01.jpg, "The glory hole seen from afar."<span>,</span> <span>right, t</span>humbnail<span>)]]<br> + [[Image</span>(glory_hole_02.jpg, "The glory hole seen from (err...) ''aclose''."<span>, right, thumbnail</span>)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[<span>Thu</span>m<span>bn</span>a<span>il</span>(edglory4bc.jpg<span>, left</span>, "Riding the glory hole (pic by Edgar)"<span>)]]<br> -</span> <span>[[T</span>humbnail(exit_spillway.jpg<span>, right</span>, "The other end (pic by Jennifer)")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[<span>I</span>ma<span>ge</span>(edglory4bc.jpg, "Riding the glory hole (pic by Edgar)"<span>,</span> <span>left, t</span>humbnail<span>)]]<br> + [[Image</span>(exit_spillway.jpg, "The other end (pic by Jennifer)"<span>, right, thumbnail</span>)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 22: </td> <td> Line 22: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[<span>Thu</span>m<span>bn</span>a<span>il</span>(LowWater.jpg<span>, right</span>, "In low water (pic by Charyn)")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[<span>I</span>ma<span>ge</span>(LowWater.jpg, "In low water (pic by Charyn)"<span>, right, thumbnail</span>)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 33: </td> <td> Line 33: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2006-03-30 17:44:51'' [[nbsp]] Erik: USBR was mighty fond of this spillway/outlet arrangment, you see them on Bureau dams all over the West. --["RussBowlus"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2006-03-30 17:44:51'' [[nbsp]] Erik: USBR was mighty fond of this spillway/outlet arrangment, you see them on Bureau dams all over the West. <span>:) </span>--["RussBowlus"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-03-30 17:44:51RussBowlusComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 32: </td> <td> Line 32: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2006-03-30 17:44:51'' [[nbsp]] Erik: USBR was mighty fond of this spillway/outlet arrangment, you see them on Bureau dams all over the West. --["RussBowlus"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-03-23 13:49:12KareemKhanComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2006-03-23 13:49:12'' [[nbsp]] Damn, looks scary. I'd hate to get sucked down there... --["KareemKhan"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-03-19 17:30:17ErikAndersoncomment <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2006-03-19 13:30:13'' [[nbsp]] Whiskeytown Lake near Redding, CA also has a spillway known as "The Glory Hole" --["ErikAnderson"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2006-03-19 13:30:13'' [[nbsp]] Whiskeytown Lake near Redding, CA also has a s<span>imilar s</span>pillway known as "The Glory Hole" --["ErikAnderson"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-03-19 13:30:13ErikAndersonComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 28: </td> <td> Line 28: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2006-03-19 13:30:13'' [[nbsp]] Whiskeytown Lake near Redding, CA also has a spillway known as "The Glory Hole" --["ErikAnderson"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-23 19:19:59KaiTingadded paragraph break <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''The Glory Hole''. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the water rises to 15.5 feet about the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. For obvious reasons, swimming near the glory hole is both prohibited and stupid. There are buoys strung across the lake to discourage boaters and swimmers from approaching the glory hole and the dam. Furthermore, the glory hole is well fenced off from the land. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The ["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''The Glory Hole''. The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the dam. Water spills over its lip when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second, which occurs when the water rises to 15.5 feet about the level of the funnel. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's), visit [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site]. <span><br> + <br> + </span>For obvious reasons, swimming near the glory hole is both prohibited and stupid. There are buoys strung across the lake to discourage boaters and swimmers from approaching the glory hole and the dam. Furthermore, the glory hole is well fenced off from the land. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-23 19:13:37KaiTingminor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Thumbnail(glory2006.jpg, left, "A very active glory hole i<span>n</span> <span>2006 (from</span> [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html c<span>ampyonly.com</span>])")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Thumbnail(glory2006.jpg, left, "A very active glory hole <span>(p</span>i<span>c</span> <span>by</span> [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html <span>Eri</span>c])")]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Directions'': Drive west on ["Covell"] or ["Russell"]. After becoming County Road 93A, Covell eventually meets up with Russell. In ["Winters"], Russell becomes 128, which will take you to the top of ["Monticello Dam"]. There's a turn out right at the top of the dam where you can safely park. From Davis, it's about a half hour drive. Alternatively, you can bike up to the dam. For more information, visit the ["Bicycle Rides"] page. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Directions'': Drive west on ["Covell"] or ["Russell"]. <span>(</span>After becoming County Road 93A, Covell eventually meets up with Russell.<span>)</span> In ["Winters"], Russell becomes 128, which will take you to the top of ["Monticello Dam"]. There's a turn out right at the top of the dam where you can safely park. From Davis, it's about a half hour drive. Alternatively, you can bike up to the dam. For more information, visit the ["Bicycle Rides"] page. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-23 19:07:49KaiTingorganized the page a bit better ... hope you like it! <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(glory_hole_01.jpg, left, "The glory hole seen from afar.")]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ##The following image is used by permission (link to website was requested).<br> + [[Thumbnail(glory2006.jpg, left, "A very active glory hole in 2006 (from [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html campyonly.com])")]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Set just behind ["Monticello Dam"] in ["Lake Berryessa"] is the amazing Morning Glory Spillway, otherwise known as the ''Glory Hole''. Rather than having a spillway to the side as some dams do, ["Monticello Dam" Monticello] has this giant cement funnel set just behind the dam. Water will spill into the funnel rather than rise to a height that would otherwise spill over the dam. ["Swimming"] near the glory hole is ''not'' recommended.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ The ["Monticello Dam"], which holds back ["Lake Berryessa"], features a morning glory spillway. This type of [wiki:WikiPedia:spillway spillway] is basically a giant cement funnel. Rather than spilling over the dam, high waters spill into the funnel. Morning glory spillways are also known as bell-mouth spillways.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(glory_hole_01.jpg, right, "The glory hole seen from afar.")]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ##The following image is used by permission. They requested a link.<br> - [[Thumbnail(glory2006.jpg, right, "A very active glory hole in 2006 (from [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html campyonly.com])")]]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the <span>edge of the dam and water empties into it</span> when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. <span>&nbsp;</span>The <span>outside diameter of the top of the funnel</span> is 72 feet and <span>it narrows down</span> to about 28 feet.<span>&nbsp;</span> It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second<span>--this</span> occurs when the water rises to 15.5 feet above<span>&nbsp;the level of the funnel (''photo request''!!). </span> For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's)<span>&nbsp;see</span> [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this <span>web</span>site]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The <span>["Monticello Dam"]'s spillway is otherwise (and affectionately) known as ''The Glory Hole''. The </span>glory hole is located about 200 feet from the <span>dam. Water spills over its lip</span> when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The <span>funnel's largest diameter</span> is 72 feet and <span>narrows</span> to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second<span>, which</span> occurs when the water rises to 15.5 feet abo<span>ut the le</span>ve<span>l of the funnel.</span> For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's)<span>, visit</span> [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this site].<span>&nbsp;For obvious reasons, swimming near the glory hole is both prohibited and stupid. There are buoys strung across the lake to discourage boaters and swimmers from approaching the glory hole and the dam. Furthermore, the glory hole is well fenced off from the land.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should go to see it. Go check out this unique engineering marvel! Driving west on ["Covell"] or ["Russell"] past where they become 128, you'll be there in less than a half hour.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ = The Glory Hole's Other End = <br> + [[Thumbnail(edglory4bc.jpg, left, "Riding the glory hole (pic by Edgar)")]]<br> + [[Thumbnail(exit_spillway.jpg, right, "The other end (pic by Jennifer)")]] </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- During the not raining season, when the water level is well below the glory hole rim, ["Skateboarding" skateboarders] sometimes canoe out to the spillway for an interesting "half-pipe" experience (shouldn't that be called a "full-pipe"?). If one is to do this, be sure to bring brooms and other cleaning equipment as puddles and random trash will be sitting in the pipe. (It goes without saying that this activity is even more highly discouraged than swimming near the glory hole.)</span> </td> <td> <span>+ During the drier months, when Lake Berryessa's water level is well below the rim of the glory hole, ["Skateboarding" skateboarders] and ["Bicycling" bikers] sometimes use the spillway's horizontal exit as a half-pipe (or, more aptly, a full-pipe).</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Don't just go drive out there though -- the glory hole only runs after a lot of rain.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ["DanFisher"] offers the following advice on skating the glory hole: Unless you want to swim there, you will have to use a raft to go the last 15 feet or so. If there is a trickle of water collected at the bottom of the pipe, bring kitty litter and a push broom to keep it dry from where you're skateboarding. It's fun at night, but very very creepy!</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- -----<br> - That looks so scary! What if someone falls in? It looks like they would certainly die. Why arent there any safety nets or anything? Does anybody know?<br> - * It is well fenced off. From land there are high fences all around and on the water there is also a "fence", both can be seen in the picture on the left. </span> </td> <td> <span>+ = Visiting The Glory Hole =<br> + [[Thumbnail(LowWater.jpg, right, "In low water (pic by Charyn)")]]<br> + Go check out this engineering marvel! While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should drive out to see it. However, if you want to see the glory hole in action, make sure to visit after a lot of rain.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- These things are facinating, but not unique, check out http://images.google.com/images?client=opera&amp;rls=en&amp;q=morning%20glory%20spillway&amp;sourceid=opera&amp;ie=utf-8&amp;oe=utf-8&amp;sa=N&amp;tab=wi<br> - <br> - <br> - This is the infamous Glory Hole being ridden (the horizontal portion, where the water exits). Edgar from Davis:<br> - <br> - attachment:edglory4bc.jpg<br> - <br> - This is the exit spillway with water, after the recent rains. Jennifer A. from Davis:<br> - <br> - attachment:exit_spillway.jpg</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ''Directions'': Drive west on ["Covell"] or ["Russell"]. After becoming County Road 93A, Covell eventually meets up with Russell. In ["Winters"], Russell becomes 128, which will take you to the top of ["Monticello Dam"]. There's a turn out right at the top of the dam where you can safely park. From Davis, it's about a half hour drive. Alternatively, you can bike up to the dam. For more information, visit the ["Bicycle Rides"] page.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 33: </td> <td> Line 26: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ------<br> - ''2005-12-07 20:52:16'' [[nbsp]] Is that real? --["MichaelGiardina"]<br> - ------<br> - ''2005-12-07 21:55:46'' [[nbsp]] I don't think people actually go in by canoe. They just walk in from the other side of the dam. --["NickSchmalenberger"]<br> - ------<br> - ''2005-12-07 22:16:38'' [[nbsp]] Unless you want to swim there, you will have to use a raft to go the last 15 feet or so. If there is a trickle of water collected at the bottom of the pipe, bring kitty litter and a push broom to keep it dry from where you're skateboarding. It's fun at night, but very very creepy! --["DanFisher"]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-23 18:59:49KaiTingUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway?action=Files&do=view&target=LowWater.jpg">LowWater.jpg</a>.Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-22 17:46:29KaiTingso that's what the preview button's for ... <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Thumbnail(glory2006.jpg, right, "A very active glory hole in 2006 (from [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html<span>,</span> campyonly.com])")]]<span><br> - <br> - Used by permission: Used by permission: [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html campyonly.com]</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Thumbnail(glory2006.jpg, right, "A very active glory hole in 2006 (from [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html campyonly.com])")]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-22 17:45:37KaiTingoopsy link fix <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Used by permission: Used by permission: [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html<span>,</span> campyonly.com] </td> <td> <span>+</span> Used by permission: Used by permission: [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html campyonly.com] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-22 17:43:58KaiTingthe glory hole getting some action <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ##The following image is used by permission. They requested a link.<br> + [[Thumbnail(glory2006.jpg, right, "A very active glory hole in 2006 (from [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html, campyonly.com])")]]<br> + <br> + Used by permission: Used by permission: [http://www.campyonly.com/mypages/misc_rides_2006.html, campyonly.com]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-22 17:30:53KaiTingUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway?action=Files&do=view&target=glory2006.jpg">glory2006.jpg</a>.Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-11 19:36:45JenniferAllen <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 26: </td> <td> Line 26: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> This is the exit spillway after the recent rains. </td> <td> <span>+</span> This is the exit spillway <span>with water, </span>after the recent rains.<span>&nbsp;Jennifer A. from Davis:</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-11 19:35:40JenniferAllen <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 26: </td> <td> Line 26: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ This is the exit spillway after the recent rains.<br> + <br> + attachment:exit_spillway.jpg<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2006-01-11 19:01:11JenniferAllenUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway?action=Files&do=view&target=exit_spillway.jpg">exit_spillway.jpg</a>.Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-12-07 22:16:38DanFisherComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 31: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-12-07 22:16:38'' [[nbsp]] Unless you want to swim there, you will have to use a raft to go the last 15 feet or so. If there is a trickle of water collected at the bottom of the pipe, bring kitty litter and a push broom to keep it dry from where you're skateboarding. It's fun at night, but very very creepy! --["DanFisher"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-12-07 22:07:48PhilipNeustrom <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 22: </td> <td> Line 22: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> This is the infamous Glory Hole being ridden. Edgar from Davis: </td> <td> <span>+</span> This is the infamous Glory Hole being ridden<span>&nbsp;(the horizontal portion, where the water exits)</span>. Edgar from Davis: </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-12-07 21:56:20NickSchmalenberger <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2005-12-07 21:55:46'' [[nbsp]] I don't thik people actually go in by canoe. They just walk in from the other side of the dam. --["NickSchmalenberger"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-12-07 21:55:46'' [[nbsp]] I don't thi<span>n</span>k people actually go in by canoe. They just walk in from the other side of the dam. --["NickSchmalenberger"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-12-07 21:55:46NickSchmalenbergerComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-12-07 21:55:46'' [[nbsp]] I don't thik people actually go in by canoe. They just walk in from the other side of the dam. --["NickSchmalenberger"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-12-07 20:52:16MichaelGiardinaComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 27: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-12-07 20:52:16'' [[nbsp]] Is that real? --["MichaelGiardina"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-12-07 20:52:12MichaelGiardina <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 25: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[Comments]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-12-07 20:11:59DennisHo <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 22: </td> <td> Line 22: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> This is the infamous Glory being ridden. Edgar from Davis: </td> <td> <span>+</span> This is the infamous Glory<span>&nbsp;Hole</span> being ridden. Edgar from Davis: </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-12-07 20:11:42DennisHo <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 20: </td> <td> Line 20: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + <br> + This is the infamous Glory being ridden. Edgar from Davis:<br> + <br> + attachment:edglory4bc.jpg</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-12-07 20:11:02DennisHoUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway?action=Files&do=view&target=edglory4bc.jpg">edglory4bc.jpg</a>.Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-10-17 04:15:34BrianHalliday <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + These things are facinating, but not unique, check out http://images.google.com/images?client=opera&amp;rls=en&amp;q=morning%20glory%20spillway&amp;sourceid=opera&amp;ie=utf-8&amp;oe=utf-8&amp;sa=N&amp;tab=wi</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-04-25 23:57:19PhilipNeustromfromatting <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(glory_hole_01.jpg, left, "The glory hole seen from afar.")]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[Thumbnail(glory_hole_02.jpg, right, "The glory hole seen from (err...) ''aclose''.")]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(glory_hole_01.jpg, "The glory hole seen from afar.")]]<br> - <br> - [[Thumbnail(glory_hole_02.jpg, "The glory hole seen from (err...) ''aclose''.")]]<br> - </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> <span>+ -----</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-04-25 23:43:10JackHaskel <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * It is well fenced off. From land there are high fences all around and on the water there is also a "fence", both can be seen in the picture on the left. </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-04-25 23:36:39DanielDeisenroth <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + <br> + That looks so scary! What if someone falls in? It looks like they would certainly die. Why arent there any safety nets or anything? Does anybody know?</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-04-14 15:30:09PhilipNeustrom <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> -</span> Don't just go drive out there though <span>because</span> the glory hole <span>is not always going, </span>only after a lot of rain. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Don't just go drive out there though <span>--</span> the glory hole only<span>&nbsp;runs</span> after a lot of rain. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-04-14 15:19:06ArlenAbrahamspalling part II <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Don't just go drive out there though because the glory hole is not always going, only after alot of rain. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Don't just go drive out there though because the glory hole is not always going, only after a<span>&nbsp;</span>lot of rain. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-04-14 15:18:50ArlenAbrahamspalling <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Don't just go drive out there though because the glory hole is no always going, only after alot of rain. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Don't just go drive out there though because the glory hole is no<span>t</span> always going, only after alot of rain. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-04-14 14:14:38SchminkerTons <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + <br> + Don't just go drive out there though because the glory hole is no always going, only after alot of rain.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-04-03 06:51:02GerryJonestypo <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> During the not raining season, when the water level is well below the glory hole rim, ["Skateboarding" skateboarders] sometimes canoe out to the spillway for an intersting "half-pipe" experience (shouldn't that be called a "full-pipe"?). If one is to do this, be sure to bring brooms and other cleaning equipment as puddles and random trash will be sitting in the pipe. (It goes without saying that this activity is even more highly discouraged than swimming near the glory hole.) </td> <td> <span>+</span> During the not raining season, when the water level is well below the glory hole rim, ["Skateboarding" skateboarders] sometimes canoe out to the spillway for an inter<span>e</span>sting "half-pipe" experience (shouldn't that be called a "full-pipe"?). If one is to do this, be sure to bring brooms and other cleaning equipment as puddles and random trash will be sitting in the pipe. (It goes without saying that this activity is even more highly discouraged than swimming near the glory hole.) </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-03-21 16:02:16CarlMcCabemoved things around, fixed typos, etc. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Set just behind ["Monticello Dam"] in ["Lake Berryessa"] is the amazing ''glory hole'', officially known as the ''Morning Glory Spillway''. Rather than having a spillway to the side as some dams do, Monticello has this glory hole set just behind the dam. Water will spill into the glory hole rather than rise to a height where it would overflow the dam. Swimming near the glory hole is not recommended. Water is discharged from the dam into the beginning of Putah Creek. The Solano Irrigation District operates the dam with permission of the United States Bureau of Reclaimation. Solano Irrigation District provides water to many farmers in Solano County.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Set just behind ["Monticello Dam"] in ["Lake Berryessa"] is the amazing Morning Glory Spillway, otherwise known as the ''Glory Hole''. Rather than having a spillway to the side as some dams do, ["Monticello Dam" Monticello] has this giant cement funnel set just behind the dam. Water will spill into the funnel rather than rise to a height that would otherwise spill over the dam. ["Swimming"] near the glory hole is ''not'' recommended.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should go to see it. Driving west on ["Covell"] or ["Russell"] past where they become 128, you'll be there in less than a half hour.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the edge of the dam and water empties into it when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The outside diameter of the top of the funnel is 72 feet and it narrows down to about 28 feet. It is designed to handle a maximum of 362,000 gallons of water per second--this occurs when the water rises to 15.5 feet above the level of the funnel (''photo request''!!). For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's) see [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this website].</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the edge of the dam. Water empties into it when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The outside diameter of the top of the funnel is 72 feet and it narrows down to about 28 feet. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's) see [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this website].</span> </td> <td> <span>+ While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should go to see it. Go check out this unique engineering marvel! Driving west on ["Covell"] or ["Russell"] past where they become 128, you'll be there in less than a half hour.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> During the not raining season, when the water level is well below the glory hole rim, <span>s</span>kat<span>boarders</span> sometimes canoe out to the spillway for an intersting "half-pipe" experience. If one is to do this<span>&nbsp;be sure to bring brooms and other cleanign</span> equipment as puddles and random trash will be sitting in the pipe. </td> <td> <span>+</span> During the not raining season, when the water level is well below the glory hole rim, <span>["S</span>kat<span>eboarding" skateboarders]</span> sometimes canoe out to the spillway for an intersting "half-pipe" experience<span>&nbsp;(shouldn't that be called a "full-pipe"?)</span>. If one is to do this<span>, be sure to bring brooms and other cleaning</span> equipment as puddles and random trash will be sitting in the pipe.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;(It goes without saying that this activity is even more highly discouraged than swimming near the glory hole.)</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-03-20 23:33:09JimSchwab <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ During the not raining season, when the water level is well below the glory hole rim, skatboarders sometimes canoe out to the spillway for an intersting "half-pipe" experience. If one is to do this be sure to bring brooms and other cleanign equipment as puddles and random trash will be sitting in the pipe.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-03-20 23:04:14AshleyOrsabaadded SID water uses <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Set just behind ["Monticello Dam"] in ["Lake Berryessa"] is the amazing ''glory hole'', officially known as the ''Morning Glory Spillway''. Rather than having a spillway to the side as some dams do, Monticello has this glory hole set just behind the dam. Water will spill into the glory hole rather than rise to a height where it would overflow the dam. Swimming near the glory hole is not recommended. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Set just behind ["Monticello Dam"] in ["Lake Berryessa"] is the amazing ''glory hole'', officially known as the ''Morning Glory Spillway''. Rather than having a spillway to the side as some dams do, Monticello has this glory hole set just behind the dam. Water will spill into the glory hole rather than rise to a height where it would overflow the dam. Swimming near the glory hole is not recommended.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;Water is discharged from the dam into the beginning of Putah Creek. The Solano Irrigation District operates the dam with permission of the United States Bureau of Reclaimation. Solano Irrigation District provides water to many farmers in Solano County.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-03-20 22:48:26CarlMcCabespecs <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Set just behind ["Monticello Dam"] in ["Lake Berryessa"] is the amazing ''glory hole''. Rather than having a spillway to the side as some dams do, Monticello has this glory hole set just behind the dam. Water will spill into the glory hole rather than rise to a height where it would overflow the dam. Swimming near the glory hole is not recommended. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Set just behind ["Monticello Dam"] in ["Lake Berryessa"] is the amazing ''glory hole''<span>, officially known as the ''Morning Glory Spillway''</span>. Rather than having a spillway to the side as some dams do, Monticello has this glory hole set just behind the dam. Water will spill into the glory hole rather than rise to a height where it would overflow the dam. Swimming near the glory hole is not recommended. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should go to see it. Driving west on ["Covell"] or ["Russell"] until they become 128 (past ["Winters"]), you'll be there in less than a half hour.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should go to see it. Driving west on ["Covell"] or ["Russell"] past where they become 128, you'll be there in less than a half hour.<br> + <br> + The glory hole is located about 200 feet from the edge of the dam. Water empties into it when the lake reaches 1,602,000 acre-feet. The outside diameter of the top of the funnel is 72 feet and it narrows down to about 28 feet. For more information about the glory hole (as well as photos of its construction in the 1950's) see [http://www.trophybassonly.com/id56.htm this website].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-03-20 22:29:03CarlMcCabeglory hole page <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Morning Glory Spillway<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Set just behind ["Monticello Dam"] in ["Lake Berryessa"] is the amazing ''glory hole''. Rather than having a spillway to the side as some dams do, Monticello has this glory hole set just behind the dam. Water will spill into the glory hole rather than rise to a height where it would overflow the dam. Swimming near the glory hole is not recommended.<br> + <br> + While the glory hole is not ''in'' ["Davis"], it is cool enough and close enough that every Davisite should go to see it. Driving west on ["Covell"] or ["Russell"] until they become 128 (past ["Winters"]), you'll be there in less than a half hour.<br> + <br> + [[Thumbnail(glory_hole_01.jpg, "The glory hole seen from afar.")]]<br> + <br> + [[Thumbnail(glory_hole_02.jpg, "The glory hole seen from (err...) ''aclose''.")]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-03-20 22:19:58CarlMcCabeUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway?action=Files&do=view&target=glory_hole_02.jpg">glory_hole_02.jpg</a>.Morning Glory Spillwayhttp://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway2005-03-20 22:19:48CarlMcCabeUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Morning_Glory_Spillway?action=Files&do=view&target=glory_hole_01.jpg">glory_hole_01.jpg</a>.