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Here it is December 4th and we are going to try and leave Sparks today. The sun is out and the snow is melting on the roads, I hope it's not going to be scary. We see a lot of trucks on the road so let's go for it.
We left Sparks around 1:30 as the main road looked good, we were going to stay in Tonopah but as we got a late start we ended up ...
... only stopped here because it got dark). It rained nearly all day, and at times it was sleeting. We travelled through desert type land, weaving around snow covered mountains. At times the roads were icy. Despite the rain the scenery was still very impressive, and alittle eery. We travelled through several historical 'gold rush' towns, stopping for Subway at one of them.
Tomorrow we are making our way to Nevada City, California to visit an old mate of mine.
... Drove up and up through a lot of desert and eventually reached a plateau near Victorville, a sprawling community in the middle of nowhere. Stopped for gas in a small town called Big Pine, which was surrounded by beautiful mountains. Another climb and other than this, the scenery was VERY boring...miles and miles of nothing but sage, tumbleweeds, antelope brush, sand and rock...the ...
... br> Bodie was really interesting and it had only 5% of the original buildings standing so this place was really massive. It is in the middle of nowhere yet they had all mod cons! One of the houses we were able to go into and they had fancy wallpaper and lino. You can see that some people had made a lot of money from the gold rush. Other places we had to peer into the windows, but I discovered that putting my iphone against the windows stopped the reflections and ...
This morning we woke to a cold wind off the mountains. While the snow didn't stay in the valley, the snow line is not far from the bottom of the perpendicular mountain face behind us. We decide to stay another day and check out the museums in town before moving on.
Hawthorne is an Naval Ordnance Depot with a significant history. Coming into town there are several miles of ordnance bunkers in ...
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