Horseshu Hotel and Casino
Travel Blogs from Jackpot
What a day
Left Dave's at 9 a.m. Under cloudy skies and along the way hit a bit of rain.
We drove 463 miles and drove down Hwy 93 the loneliest highway in America. We would literally not see anyone or another car for many miles. Vast expanses of mountains and valleys seemed to go forever without see homes or people. We saw temperature changes of 20 degrees between the changing altitudes. We had zero phone service for ...
... it was on the border with Idaho and I don't think Idaho has gambling. It was a small town with 3 or 4 casinos but a pretty town, obviously built for the gambling business. In the middle of the desert, it was all green because they completely irrigate the entire town. We stayed at Cactus Pete and I think that perhaps Cactus Pete owned the entire ...
We woke up to the beautiful sunshine in Twin Falls and stopped at the Shoshone canyon falls. Which was a great way to trek out of Idaho... into Nevadaland, full casinos and lonely roads. Thank goodness for Johnny Cash and Willie Nelson pandora stations. Stopped at a pleasant grocery store in Elko for sandwiches and ...
... are skirting the edge of the Columbia Plateau to the south and a couple of National Forests to the north so the landscape changes fairly quickly in this area.
As we approach Twin Falls we leave I-84 and head south on Hwy # 30. What a treat! This is definitely a must revisit area! The highway runs along the Snake River which was long ago rerouted by lava flows and on one side now has a high ridge of black rock oozing waterfalls! This area is ...
... early this am and Headed out to Reno. We stopped and saw a few casino's, played the slots for a little bit... and lost a little bit of cash.. we also did a little shopping and when we had gotten board we headed out and are now settled in a very nice hotel in Jackpot, Nevada.
With our trip almost done, we head out from here tomorrow morning. One more night and we should be home... See you all in a couple days...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility