Hotel Truckee Tahoe
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... I am also getting some spare time in the evenings before it gets dark to read a lot (Robinson Crusoe at the moment - great book, thanks Dad), as well as listening to a lot of music. I am currently working my way through the Led Zeppelin discography which is blowing my mind.
I have met a few other thru-hikers along the way: Tripod, Tigerlily and LittleDevil. It's been really nice getting to know others out here.
After stopping in North ...
South Lake Tahoe This was never really part of our plan either but as we were only about 4 hours away we thought we would take a trip there! We arrived around noon and after spending a long time looking for a parking space we had a nice walk around the South part ...
... It was a Nevada State park, so you have to pay $12 for parking ($10 for Nevada residents). And it can be very crowded during weekend. The gate will be closed once the parking lot is full. So it's best to be there before 11am or after 3pm during weekends. There are however some roadside parking outside the park, but you do have to walk quite some distance to get to the park.
... sun was shining and for the most part we had The Lake to ourselves, it was very calming and we took a nice relaxing break out about 50 yds to just sit on our boards and take it in.
After returning to shore we bid Bed adieu and headed to the Char Pit (Ben’s recommendation) for a greasy burger as a rewards for our morning activities and chase off any remaining hangovers. The burgers did not disappoint, the right amount of grease, a ...
... casino. Very desperate looking. We stopped for coffee and gas in Winnemucca. Has to go through a casino to get a coffee. Very strange. After that we drove through Carlin and Lovelock and the foot hills. I wanted to get past Reno, so we called ahead to book the Hampton in Lake Tahoe. Very cute country inn type ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services