Travel Blogs from Sparks
Getting the Honey Badger in shape takes work! Pete washed and waxed for several days, a section at a time. The biggest project created problems and it isn't finished nor do we know if it can be. That is the installation of the new back up monitor and camera. The monitor went easier than Pete expected but the camera has been a bugger. He can't figure out how to get the old one out! And it is the camera causing an unreliable picture. I've prepared several meals ...
We began our day going to church with Roger and Sharon - a beautiful new church called Immaculate Conception. From there we rode our motorcycles up Hwy 341 over Geiger Summit which reaches just over 6000' elevation. We arrived in Virginia City in time for lunch and ate at the Jerky Company ...
... Then came the best part. As we descended, Lake Tahoe came into our view. What a gorgeous sight! As we headed to Tahoe City on North Lake Tahoe, we stopped at Tahoe State Area Recreation Campground where our friends had camp posted years ago. It was a cute park situated along the lake, made up of small camp sites no bigger than 24' . Thus there were a lot of tents. We had lunch at the Bridgetender Restaurant across ...
An adventure will soon begin with my mom and I traveling to Spain to hopefully conquer the Camino De Santiago. The Camino originally was a pilgrimage that the apostle Saint James went on to spread Christianity throughout the region. The Camino has become a pilgrimage for some for religious purpose, spiritual, or just to have a great adventure and better find oneself in this chaotic world we live in. With a ...
... hours on the road.
By 4:30 PM we are wheels up and headed east on I80. A mere 8 hours and 557 miles stretched between us and a surprise birthday party for Grandma Brown. Luckily, we could look forward to leaving the smoke from the Yosemite fire in our rearview mirror for a couple of days. Even though the haze stuck with us as we were leaving Winnemucca. A quick road trip meal at McDonalds and our adventure began. Grown-ups was the first movie ...
Other places to stay in Sparks
815 Nichols Blvd., Sparks | 3 star hotelfrom $44
55 East Nugget Avenue, Sparks | 3 star hotelfrom $108
2085 Brierly Way, Sparks | 2 star hotelfrom $120
255 North Mccarran Blvd., Sparks | Hotelfrom $34