BEST WESTERN PLUS Eureka Inn
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We were up long before the revelers at the campsite, packed up and hit the road around 9:00. Our first stop was Burney Falls, at McArthur-Burney Memorial State Park in Northern California. The Falls are spectacular, and the canyon below the falls must be 25 degrees cooler than the Ponderosa forest on the plateau above. The shade from the tall Douglass fir forest, the mist from the falls, and the narrow spaces provided a welcome ...
... this is a nice motorhome park (it should be it is one of the more expensive we have stayed in but they have nice pads, there are a lot of monthly RVs here and it must be quite chilly in the winter as the monthlys have large propane tanks and the bottom of their rigs are wrapped.
I hate these early BRIGHT mornings, 5:30 am and it's bright and I think it is time to be doing ...
Mickey and Lucy have not forgotten their old tricks walking around our heads and Lucy jumping into and out of the cabinet above our heads. That along with the trains was not a restful night sleep! Fur everywhere already!! Breakfast sandwich, hook up and we are on the road to Idaho Falls. We passed a potatoe museum. Sorry we didn't have time to stop ...
... now consists of two things. Summits and valleys. Each taxing mountain climb in itself feels like an achievement. I pause for a picture of the elevation sign before coasting down into a true desert valley. Flat and dry. Dry and flat. Some have been as much as 20 miles across while others are only 10 or so. To me, crossing them is as demanding as climbing the summits.
I find myself staring at that hypnotizing white line below while trying not ...
Driving a few hundred miles across country to Wendover seemed like the best way to get the stink out of our noses. We cut through Fallon and Austin over some vast expanses of emptiness meeting very few cars along the way. Then up into the mountains and high plains of Nevada - lunch in Eureka was rewarded by some stunning views.
Heading for Ely we didn't expect things could get much ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed