Evel Knievel Jump Site

In his risk-taking heyday, nothing seemed to intimidate the notorious motorcycle daredevil Evel Knievel. Not even the 500-foot-deep, quarter-mile-wide Snake River Canyon, which he famously attempted to jump on a steam-powered skycycle in September 1974. Though Knievel crashed on the jump because of a parachute malfunction, he survived with only … Continue reading Evel Knievel Jump Site