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Travel Blogs from Elko
We left the Sparks campground heading for an overnight stay at Elko since that was about 4 hours away. We followed the Truckee River until Fernley when it ll it turned north to meet up with Pyramid Lake. We picked up the Humboldt River after that and it was all over the place and we won't lose it until AFTER we leave Elko.
On our way northeast we noticed a lot of industrial ...
Mickey and Lucy have not forgotten their old tricks walking around our heads and Lucy jumping into and out of the cabinet above our heads. That along with the trains was not a restful night sleep! Fur everywhere already!! Breakfast sandwich, hook up and we are on the road to Idaho Falls. We passed a potatoe museum. Sorry we didn't have time to stop ...
... a little further down the street to the Elko Area Chamber of Commerce Sherman Station Visitor's Center. It's a ranch house with five outbuildings that were relocated from Huntington Valley - 60 miles south of Elko. There's an 1880 stable, blacksmith shop, creamery and a one room schoolhouse. There's so much history and things to see in this town but we would need to stay ...
... stretches. A phone call that we had been waiting for all day finally came while I was driving, so I had to stop. The call was from the doctor of my brother, Tom, who had a stroke two weeks ago in Florida, to obtain permission for brain surgery. I am the next of kin, and had already discusssed this with Tom and my nephew. Bill, who is with Tom until we arrive, so approved.
After John resumed the ...
... National Park and gets about three million visitors over the 90 days of Summer they have here. Lots of places actually close on a specific day, even if the weather is nice! While Scott and I walked around town looking at stuff, Olivia and Ruby were out getting wet on a white water rafting trip down the Snake River. They had a blast and came back very tired. All worth it. At the end of the day we set up camp for a two night stint ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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