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We were supposed to go to Great Basin National Park today, but it was rainy and foggy, so we decided to just stay at home for the day. It was the first "rainout" we have had in our 5 trips cross country. We worked on the blog, took naps, watched golf and did the laundry - nice to have a relaxing day. ...
We awoke to 46 degrees this morning at Snow Canyon. I put away the water hose yesterday eve, thinking it would freeze, according to the forecast. No so, but it would have been a hassle anyway.
We got out of our site with only one new, and the only, mar on The Pearl. My fault, I admit. Lynn was guiding me well, but my brain was awry and didn't read the signals properly.
We headed north on a circuitous two-lane road with sunny skies ...
... scenery of BC. It reinforced how lucky we are to live in the Okanagan. One only appreciates this fact when they have been away from home! We had a fantastic trip and feel blessed to have been able to do it. Certainly there were challenges and highs and lows but they only made us more aware of enjoying each day and living life to the fullest. Returned home on March 27,2015 Expenses: RV Camping at Ely, NV Prospector Casino ...
... slots at least once. We both had five dollars to spend. Julia spun three times and won 26 dollars and I spun many more times and won 10 dollars. We cashed out quick and left with 20 extra bucks! Not a crazy win but it paid for breakfast.
From Ely to Yosemite was an additional 7 hours. So we didn't arrive in Yosemite till 8pm. Fun fact, towns around Yosemite during the off season close at 8pm. That means no food and very little to ...
... rock area was our goal. Although we had a most interesting ride on the back roads of the county, we gave up after the roads got to rocky and overgrown. Somehow or another, we found ourselves driving a Pony Express trail from 1860-1861 for a while. I'm not sure anyone has gone down that road since then! The vista of afternoon rains across the valley and mountains was beautiful. It rained most of the night. Tomorrow we'll continue our trek ...
Other places to stay in Ely
501 Aultman Street, Ely | Hotelfrom $55
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930 Aultman Street, Ely | Hotelfrom $76
1101 Aultman Street, Ely | 2 star hotelfrom $74
1591 Great Basin Boulevard, Ely | 2 star hotelfrom $127