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  YouTube - Big Rock Candy Mountain
Charlie Goes to Candy Mountain - candy candy
Fanime 2007 - #24 Riku's Journey to Candy Mountain
The Restarts : big rock candy mountains (09/06/07)
www.youtube.com /watch?v=6iLD6ewxp8Q   (533 words)

  Big Rock Candy Mountain   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Big Rock Candy Mountain was a classic small ski area that served skiers in the Capital District of New York.
"I had one of the first houses on Big Rock Candy Mountain in Spiegletown - it was to the left of the main slope and to the right of the turn-around on the left hand side of the picture (fl and white aerial).
I was a student at RPI in the late 60's and Big Rock Candy Mountain was very close to Troy, NY.
www.nelsap.org /ny/bigrock.html   (1491 words)

 Mountain Project: Climbing Big Rock Candy Mountain > South Platte > Colorado
At something like 1,000 feet high, Big Rock is perhaps the largest formation in the Platte and well worth the very full day it takes to find, climb, and descend.
The best way to reach Big Rock Candy Mountain, with two-wheel drive, is from the west side of the South Fork of the South Platte River.
The road that takes you down the ridge to Big Rock is still blocked by the gate (as of early May).
www.mountainproject.com /v/colorado/south_platte/big_rock_candy_mountain/105745618   (2140 words)

 Rock Candy Mine - Grand Forks, BC, Canada
Big Rock Candy Mountain offers family-friendly nature tours to this BC Heritage, internationally famous crystal collecting area.
The mountain continues to produce museum-quality specimens of gemmy yellow barite on quartz and fluorite.
Big Rock Candy Mountain tours are operated by GeOdessey Ltd, a Canadian-owned, registered corporation, based in Revelstoke, B.C., and the Grand Forks Chamber of Commerce.
www.rockcandymine.com   (151 words)

 Big Rock Candy Mountain - Utah Geological Survey
You may recognize this chorus from the folk song, “Big Rock Candy Mountain,” attributed to Harry “Haywire Mac” McClintock and made famous in a 1950s recording by Burl Ives.
The vivid colors that one sees at Big Rock Candy Mountain are the direct result of this mineralization.
The white color is due to the presence of alunite and kaolinite, minerals rich in potassium.
geology.utah.gov /surveynotes/geosights/candymtn.htm   (331 words)

 Mountain Project: Climbing photo of Big Rock Candy Mountain > South Platte > Colorado
I'm pretty sure the rocks in the distance are actually Sunshine Dome (right skyline) and the Couch Potatoes (left), not the Big Rock, which is out of the photo to the right.
To the best of my knowledge, the road was identified as a flooding hazard during the roads analysis conducted by the FS after the Hayman Burn, and is closed for "safety" concerns.
Josh Janes starts down the long walk from the parking towards Big Rock Candy Mountain, and Sunshine Dome can be seen in the distance.
www.mountainproject.com /v/colorado/south_platte/big_rock_candy_mountain/105957440   (235 words)

 Big Rock Candy Mountain - July 8 - Aug 6, 2005 at Roq la Rue, Seattle
Roq la Rue is pleased to present "Big Rock Candy Mountain" - a show featuring nationally known contemporary artists influenced by differing facets of folk or vernacular art.
Ranging from the mountains of Appalachia to the Southwest, each artist has been influenced by the folk art of his area and used it as a jumping point for their own vision.
A punk rock Hogarth, Huck's work deals with his personal observations about his experiences living in a small town in Southeast Missouri and is what he calls "rural satire".
www.roqlarue.com /showpages/bigrock/bigrockcandy.html   (564 words)

 Urban Dictionary: candy mountain
On the way to Candy Mountain, the pink and blue unicorn get guidance from the magical liopleurodon, which is a dinosaur that speaks an unidentifiable language, which Charlie can't understand.
Although the pink and blue unicorns beg Charlie to go inside the Candy Mountain cave, he refuses to enter.
Charlie was persuaded by the dancing letters and his annoying pink and blue friends to go inside the Candy Mountain cave.
www.urbandictionary.com /define.php?term=candy+mountain   (670 words)

 YouTube - Music Video Big Rock Candy Mountain
YouTube - Music Video Big Rock Candy Mountain
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Harry McClintock - Big Rock Candy Mountain (Cover)
www.youtube.com /watch?v=QACDHNb5iWs   (485 words)

 Harry Kirby McClintock   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Chorus: Oh the buzzin' of the bees In the cigarette trees Near the soda water fountain At the lemonade springs Where the bluebird sings On the big rock candy mountain 2.
In the Big Rock Candy Mountain, It's a land that's fair and bright, The handouts grow on bushes And you sleep out every night.
In the Big Rock Candy Mountain, The jails are made of tin.
www.nd.edu /~druccio/Candy.html   (210 words)

 The Big Rock Candy Mountain - The New York Review of Books
In view of the kilotons of earth moved in its making and the stone used for its cladding, this architectural prodigy is indeed a man-made mountain.
Bartholomew—the museum is strongest in nineteenth-century paintings, with three pictures by David that form one of the finest such ensembles outside France; a powerful Goya bullfight scene; a monumental Cézanne still life; and one of the landmarks of nineteenth-century art, Christ's Entry into Brussels in 1889 by Ensor.
Conceived amid the certitudes of 1980s prosperity and conspicuous consumption, which it echoes in its extravagant architecture, the Getty arrives on the world cultural stage with more than a touch of the relic about it; yet it lacks the intimations of immortality its sponsors so clearly intended.
www.nybooks.com /articles/976   (5120 words)

 Big Rock Candy Mountain
For most people familiar with the classic folk tune, Big Rock Candy Mountain was simply a mythical place, a metaphor for the yearning of an ideal world.
After being exposed to the mountain air, however, the soil changes back to the yellowish-brown color.
Stegner’s story centers on a family struggling to survive the lean times of the early 20th century and brings forth the emotional message that, no matter the present hardship, there must be a better life—if only it can be found.
www.americanprofile.com /article/2779.html?printable=true   (687 words)

 Rock Climbing Routes: North America/United States/Colorado/South Platte Area/Big Rock Candy Mountain
Rock Climbing Routes: North America/United States/Colorado/South Platte Area/Big Rock Candy Mountain
Cross the river (dangerous in spring unless you find a good log or crossing) and head north to the base of the rock.
You have to leave the same way and there is no easy way off the top of the rock.
www.rockclimbing.com /routes/North_America/United_States/Colorado/South_Platte_Area/Big_Rock_Candy_Mountain   (290 words)

 Candy Mountain Resort, Marysvale, Utah-Cabins, ATV Rentals, Rafting
Candy Mountain Resort, Marysvale, Utah-Cabins, ATV Rentals, Rafting
The Candy Mountain Resort is a great place to escape for a day, a weekend, or even longer.
Welcome to Candy Mountain Resort, in the Heart of the Paiute ATV Trail, in beautiful Marysvale, Utah.
www.candymountainresort.com   (159 words)

 Amazon.com: The Big Rock Candy Mountain (Contemporary American Fiction): Books: Wallace Stegner   (Site not responding. Last check: )
When I read that BRCM is 'roughly autobiographical,' I was stunned that a writer of Stegner's magnitude could come from such a pitiless, brutal background.
The transient, rootless, poverty-stricken upbringing of the children in the Mason family is rife with tension, resentment, and a level of bleakness that's hard to comprehend.
"The Big Rock Candy Mountain" is a more straightforward narrative than "Angle of Repose." It is obviously a memoir of Stegner's own childhood, along with extensive material based loosely on his parents' lives.
www.amazon.com /Candy-Mountain-Contemporary-American-Fiction/dp/0140139397   (2300 words)

 Big Rock
She moved to Marysvale in 1996 to oversee the renovation and restoration of the facility, which includes an inn, camp ground, conference center and restaurant.
The resort also offers a two-hour, six-mile river raft ride down the Sevier River, tent camping area with fire pits are barbecues, RV parking, fishing, swimming, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, kayaking, windsurfing, sightseeing tours and access to ATV trails.
The facility opens each year on Easter, kicking off the season with a big Easter Egg hunt, and remains open until Dec. 1.
www.utahheritage.com /stories/big_rock.htm   (459 words)

 Elfwood: Kay 'Dragon-Balistic' Bradakur, 'Rock Candy', SF&F Art
One of the scenes from Sugarplum's Chronicles: the Big Rock Candy Mountain and Acid Springs.
I know the Big Rock Candy Mountain is a bit of a lame name, but this is supposed to be a type of Fairyland, and its for a children's story.
The candy mountain looks delicious and the other hills and rocks are beautifully coloured.
elfwood.lysator.liu.se /art/k/a/kaykamisch/rockcandymountain.jpg.html   (1124 words)

 Atomized junior- The Radio Weblog
Taking page from Dave Winer on how to contart up a weblog, use whatever you were doing a year or two ago (or three) on a particular date and write about it, I thought back to one of the things I was doing last July.
A writer who understands what he or she is putting their characters through, who understands, and Stegner seemed particularly aware of this, that the land - the place is always a character in its own right in every story, one who lends identity to the others.
Stegner wrote Big Rock Candy Mountain in the early 1940's (perhaps late 1930's) That and other early writings established him as a writer, for other writers.
www.wam.umd.edu /~pbushmil/atomized_jr/2003/07/24.html   (485 words)

 The Big Rock Candy Mountain Summary
The Big Rock Candy Mountain by Wallace Stegner
Although sometimes categorized as merely a "western writer," Wallace Stegner (1909-1993) was more than that: he wrote 30 books, both fiction and nonfiction, served as a mentor to many young writers, and worked in support of conservation issues throughout...
Much of the literary landscape of Wallace Stegner's prose is the literal landscape of the Rocky Mountain region that extends roughly from Colorado over to Utah and into Nevada, up to Idaho, Wyoming, and Montana, and into parts of Canada.
www.bookrags.com /The_Big_Rock_Candy_Mountain   (234 words)

 Candy Mountain Resort
Float trips can be booked in place of Whitewater at any time, we simply utilize a different portion of the River.
Candy Mountin Resort is a great place to plan a Family Reunion, Corporate Retreat, or a special gathering of family and friends.
We are able provide everything your group needs from lodging to activities.
www.go-utah.com /Big-Rock-Candy-Mountain   (194 words)

 BIG ROCK CANDY MOUNTAIN | Catalog.com Online Shopping
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Pa, Ma, and their children take a trip to the Big Rock Candy Mountain, with its lollipop trees, choc...
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 The Big Rock Candy Mountain
By the lemonade springs where the bluebird sings, in the Big Rock Candy Mountain.
The bull-dogs all have rubber teeth and the hens lay soft-boiled eggs.
Where you never change your socks and rocks, and your hair is never parted.
www.redwoods.cc.ca.us /Instruct/AGarwin/big_rock_candy_mountain.htm   (1317 words)

Hedge fund managers lately have worried that their industry needs to burnish its image in the wake of recent high profile troubles such as the collapse of Amaranth and insider trading allegations at Pequot Capital.
Research firm Morningstar Inc. polled 600 advisers in August and found that 65 percent of them expect more than double-digit growth in alternative investments, which include hedge funds; and 67 percent of them report that more than 10 percent of their clients are already using alternative investments.
This year hedge funds returned roughly 7 percent in the first nine months of the year, lagging behind the average stock mutual fund, which is up roughly 8 percent and the broader Standard & Poor's stock average, which is up about 12 percent.
www.dealbreaker.com /2006/10/hedge_funds_from_the_big_rock.php   (413 words)

 Aimee Mann Message Board
I hope that Aimee isn't eating a lot of candy, because that could rot her teeth, and they would fall out.
She owes it to the future of the music industry to not eat candy.
The cigarette-smoking, constant candy ingesting, and banged up mouth/hands are only the beginning...
www.aimeemann.com /messageboard/post.php?action=reply&fid=7&tid=2932&repquote=31214   (743 words)

 Big Rock Candy Mountain Chords by Harry Mclintock @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com
Big Rock Candy Mountain Chords by Harry Mclintock @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com
Verse 2 C F C In the big rock candy mountains, there's a land that's fair and bright, C F C Where the handouts grow on bushes, and you sleep out every night.
C F C Where the boxcars all are empty, and the sun shines every day, F C F C On the birds and bees and the cigarette trees, F C F C the lemonade springs where the bluebird sings, G C in the big rock candy mountains.
www.ultimate-guitar.com /tabs/h/harry_mclintock/big_rock_candy_mountain_crd.htm   (127 words)

 White Stripes' big rock candy mountain / Detroit duo let loose with glorious racket at sold-out Warfield
Rock music has come to resemble a candy cane since Detroit's famous duo released its stunning fourth album, "Elephant," on April 1.
Since moving to the forefront of rock culture with their breakthrough 2001 album, "White Blood Cells," vocalist-guitarist Jack and drummer-vocalist Meg have managed to grow with their fame without becoming bloated.
Monday's concert showed that they remain the same rough, minimalist outfit they've been since the late '90s while learning how to fill larger spaces with a sound that defies their spare lineup.
sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/chronicle/archive/2003/04/30/DD113753.DTL&type=music   (805 words)

 Lyrics and Music
In addition, smoking and alcohol addictions are extremely harmful to your health; and no situation will be improved by having easy access to cigarettes or alcohol, as promised in the fictional (and extremely unhealthy!) Big Rock Candy Mountains.
At the lemonade springs where the bluebird sings on the Big Rock Candy Mountains
And the bulldogs all have rubber teeth and the hens lay soft-boiled eggs
www.niehs.nih.gov /kids/lyrics/bigrock.htm   (886 words)

 Old Timey Pioneer songs, Part 1
In later versions, especially in children's songbooks, "cigarette trees" become peppermint trees, the "streams of alcohol" trickling down the rocks become streams of lemonade, the lake of gin is not mentioned, and the lake of whiskey becomes a lake of soda pop.
Those familiar with mythology will recall the Sirens from the poet Homer's classic, The Odyssey in which he described the Sirens, sea creatures that were birds in the bodies of voluptuous women, born of the sea god Phorcys and the Muse Calliope.
Big Dan T suffers lethal karmic payback and Stokes, played by another great character actor Wayne Duvall, gets ridden out of a campaign rally on a rail while trying to halt the Boys' reprise of "A Man of Constant Sorrows," by that point the crowd's radio favorite song.
www.stumpranchonline.com /skagitjournal/SkagitCtyRiv/Arts/PioneerSongs1.html   (3623 words)

 The Big Rock Candy Mountain
One of the first songs that I remember enjoying as a child and that I used to play over and over again on my cheap, little portable record player was The Big Rock Candy Mountains.
The version on the child's record was quite a bit more sanitized than the actual hobo ballad.
Likewise the sanitized version does not mention police truncheons turning to rubber and railroad "bulls" with wooden legs.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/caring_soul/90293   (445 words)

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