Red Garter Hotel & Casino
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... pull offs and lunch in down town Ely, a bit of mining going on… Lunch was lovely in one of the casinos, cool too. I got a big pot of tea, all nice. The afternoon ride was good too, not what we expected from the desert. We got into Wendover 3:30 our time 4:30 there in Utah. Dinner, a swim, downloads etc, then bed.
... It goes for miles and miles. The water itself is warm because it can't evaporate. And if you break a chunk of salt off the rocks it looks like diamonds. We drove thru a town called wendover. It was used in world war 2. All the original buildings are still there, most are buggered....there was some restoration going on which looks like it stopped in the GFC. They loaded atomic bombs into planes here and must ...
... prepare, some with proper teams involved. Then there is the start line, all without any shade of course and 100 degrees plus.. We spoke to several drivers who were all happy to share their experiences. One of our favourites was a lady wearing the ‘blue hat’ which meant that she had driven in excess of 300 mph. They race against the record for their category as opposed to each other. We had a great day – ...
... our tires wet so to speak. Fortunately for us there is also a mustang out there, who quickly shows us the way and races out ahead of us. Time to floor it!
Following the mustang we quickly hit about 90mph, then we let off as the mustang slowly turns right. We decide to carry on farther in the same direction. There are some areas on the flats that still have the soft mud almost exposed, so it's a bit tricky to just punch it all the way the whole time. As soon ...
... size of Lake Michigan; the Bonneville Salt Flats and the Great Salt Lake are remnants of that ancient lake.
More history of the Salt Flats, http://www.utah.com/playgrounds/bonnevi lle_salt.htm
Racing at the Bonneville, http://saltflats.com/ ...
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100 Wendover Boulevard, West Wendover | Hotelfrom $59
- Great hotel and very kid friendly
- Luxury found in Wendover.
- Gorgeous hotel.
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