Shilo Inn Suites - Elko
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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- 9:00 a.m. Woke up this morning desperately wanting to get out of this place. I need running water. Also the coyotes kept me up last night so I got vary little sleep. So on the road I go, after eating a granola bar. ...
... Here we hiked two miles following the path through the gorge, navigating our way through the waterlogged passages. As it was still daylight it was simple! After 20 minutes we arrived at the hot springs and there enjoyed a relaxing evening together in the sizzling waters enjoying the day turn to night. After a couple of hours it was time to return to the bus. We hiked back in the dark following the same ...
... we were falling behind schedule for the day. The weather was already starting to drop as well. 5 minutes after taking off a layer, we would put it right back on, not being able to find a happy medium between sweating and shivering. Clouds quickly rolled in and we sped up as the sun disappear. It was only 4 O'clock but the race had begun. Flow and I started taking off ahead, hoping that we could get the group moving faster. We had 2 more peaks to climb before topping ...
... doing over 100 mph in perfect formation. A little ways down they road they were on the side of the road fixing one of their bikes. This happened a few times during the 300 miles to my destination. With about 80 miles left before I hit elko I ran into a rain storm and instead of putting on my rain gear I just soldiered on with the uncomfortable wet cold. Once I arrived at the hotel I noticed the bike looked like I had been running it in the mud. It was a mess.
... on the bus during overnight drives on beds in a communal fashion. It's not as comfortable as your own bed, but if you want to cover hundreds of kilometres it's as comfortable as you can get. Other activities on the tour are done in a communal fashion too, from setting up the cooking and cleaning tables and utensils to organising the daily trips. The other main element of GT that differentiates it is the locations visited. Mostly ...