TripAdvisor Reviews Nevada Crossing West Wendover
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... was only periodically interrupted by a baron hillside. We continued east to “West Wendover” on the NV and UT border, where we stopped at a small RV park behind the “Wendover Nugget Hotel & Casino”. After setting up for the night we went over to the casino for dinner and to play the slot machines; we were both lucky again tonight.
... when viewed from the road. I tell you, this country has totally captured, and captivated, me. SLC itself is a nice city, at the end of every road is a mountain, the streets are wide and clean and the shopping is good, but after the thrills of nature itself, (and a hunk of metal and wheels to play with) once again, the city takes a poor second place to everything else we have just experienced.
... here is Mormons. (If that is a name for that religion?) In salt lake we noticed quite a few people holding up signs asking for money. At shopping centres, in parking lots and at traffic lights on the side of the road. Considering salt lake isn't a big city it's quite surprising to see how many people there are doing that. On Saturday night we went to an ice hockey game. Utah grizzly bears VS Colorado eagles. It ...
... driving on the I-80, we are starting to experience major wind gusts, up to the point where it feels like a full blown gale. The salt flats apparently have a lot of dust on them too, as the sky is completely grey/brown with it. A couple of times the visibility is reduced to less than 1000ft.
We first came across a rest area in the middle of nowhere so we decided to get out and look around for a bit. As soon as I open the car door it is almost ripped from my hand ...
... and where they are going. They liked my car too, and my quest. Mutual admiration! We promised to put each other on Facebook, and wished each other well. Then they went speeding off, and so did I, though (of course) not quite as fast.
Here are some facts about the Salt Flats, and the Bonneville:
- The Bonneville Salt Flats covers over 30,000 acres ...
Other places to stay in West Wendover
100 Wendover Boulevard, West Wendover | Hotelfrom $59
- Great hotel and very kid friendly
- Luxury found in Wendover.
- Gorgeous hotel.
1045 Wendover Boulevard, West Wendover | Hotelfrom $49
680 Wendover Boulevard, West Wendover | Hotelfrom $49