Northstar Lodge-A Welk Resort
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Today, Friday, we had another great drive. We left Austin, Nevada by nine AM and had only about a hundred and fifty miles to travel. We moved lower and lower until now we're at about 4,400 above sea level. It's about seventy degrees here and feels great. Enroute we stopped at Petroglyph Site which was started by the Cattail People. The oldest petroglyph is about 8,000 years on up to 500 years ago. But, who's ...
... did not get in until late evening. This did give us the day to run to Reno for supplies, get a couple of hours in at the beach, set up camp, get a fire going and start the party. By the time the Spoons arrived around midnight the fire was raging, the drinks were flowing and we were brimming with excitement. Coop and Mike were camping with us that night as well, we spent the night catching up, uncontrollably laughing, discussing plans for the ...
... golf course with Cooper and then ended the night relaxing at their place drinking beers and watching Youtube videos. It was a great first full day in Tahoe and Kaitlyn and I were starting to see the appeal of living here in the summers.
The next day was spent eating Truckee Style wings at Blue Coyote and checking out the Brewing Lair Blairsden, about 35 min. from Truckee. The Brewing Lair was tucked back about a ¼ mile into the trees ...
... of the list of activities on the whole trip. I had hoped to recapture the glory on another trail ride. It was still a nice time but fell a little flat. You can’t beat the scenery of Durango...even with the high Sierra’s...and our guide last year was the tops... Regardless...and aside from my incredibly sore...saddle parts...we had a nice time and were thankful for the opportunity. God’s country...Our country, ...
... different sides to the area. Truckee River, Tahoe City, the Westside shoreline, South Lake Tahoe. I could easily see myself hanging out here for a month or more – that is, if I could learn to use the brake and gas pedal of the RV. Dang, they are hard to reach!
Tomorrow is Friday, and we take off. Don’t know where we will land for the weekend, but I am sure looking forward to Sunday on the Russian River.