Super 8 Battle Mountain
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Motorcycle: 408 miles, Battle Mountain to Idaho Falls, Idaho. Great day of riding. However, 408 miles in the baking sun really where's one out. It was a destination day. That allows the following day for enjoying scenery. A rest stop at Mc Donald's East of Elko, NV connected us with Arthur Peterson, a Yale classmate of G.H.W. Bush. He is 87 years …
So you've never heard of Battle Mountain? The Enola Gay? How About Wendover Willy,no? Surely you've heard of the Bonneville Salt Flats? No matter we saw them all today! What on paper looked like being a fairly long boring drive turned into a day of discovery.
Our fist stop was the actual Great Salt Lake view point just outside the Salt …
After our late night last night with changing hotels, we didn't wake up very early so didn't get an early start. I had checked with the front desk though and they had said morning rush hour lasted until after 9 a.m. and I didn't want to get caught in any of that. We left our hotel about 10 and had a fairly easy drive getting out of the city of …
... The Nevada Central Railroad
from Battle Mountain to Austin was completed in 1880. The rail line was
constructed to connect the silver mines around Austin to the Central
Pacific line at Battle Mountain. The rail line served the Austin area
until it ...
... desolate desert and up to 10,000 feet mountain ranges.
Crossing it is a lesson in the power of nature and mans efforts to share or even tame it.
We traveled 250 miles today and passed through 3 towns.
One of them was the great town of Eureka. As we arrived the 4th July parade was about to start but we had to move on so ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSuper 8 Battle Mountain
Good place. The manager was dressing a desk clerk down in the am. The manager was pretty rude and unprofessional , however the restofthe staff was good. At least Fox News was on!
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