Salt Lake whirlpool
Peery, Note on When Fremont's men approached the lake, they were fearful lest they be caught in the giant whirlpool said to I located somewhere on the ! surf ace. In 1870. boafenen from Corinne who were making i regular trips across the lake, reported finding a "hole", off mem- Fremont Island into which \ water was rushing. | They claimed a schooner | almost sucked into It. ! Most people considered the : report a hoax but there j some who believed it and (actually hoped it was true so (the lake would remain at a ; reasonable level.