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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Winnemucca
... pizza (which was weird but delicious!) and a meatball pizza called the "Butch Cassidy" which was meatball and cheese. Both were good. Matthew had spaghetti, which was entertaining to watch him attempt to eat.
Next was four more hours of driving through even more nothingness. I survived it with an Arnold Palmer and a candy bar. Eventually we arrived at our Marriott in Twin Falls Idaho. We all immediately collapsed and went to bed. Well I did. Don't ask me what everyone else did.
... city was named after a 19th century Paiute chief who lived in the area. Basque immigrants tended sheep in the area beginning in the mid 19th century. The Central Pacific Railroad reached Winnemucca in 1868. The First National Bank was robbed by Butch Cassidy in 1900. The town is the home of the Buckaroo Hall of Fame and Heritage Museum.
So yes, the I-80 corridor is somewhat devoid of population centers but tomorrow we travel the even more desolate Highway 95 to Boise.
... send Ben down there tomorrow to find some of his own.
Pork Roast for dinner, we have been
very spoiled here.
June 8th – Day 35
We both had another Chiropractic
visit in the morning. Things are on the improve so he gave us a
website to check out others on the journey. Then it was time to leave
Truckee and head to Winnemucca NV. It was ...
... of the brine shrimp that live in the lake. It is one of two places in the world that they live and in the colder weather the shrimp birth eggs instead of live babies. The eggs hang around until proper conditions come about and then they hatch. The are very patient. The eggs can completely dry out, for years, and then rehydrate, they can go into deep space and back and I guess they don`t even notice, they can freeze and thaw. They are ...