Tahoe 4 Season Resort Vacation
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It was a long drive down to Reno, but I was there for one reason and that was to play cards. Specifically blackjack.
Because seriously right?
Is there really any other game worth considering?
Blackjack is an unusual game in many ways, in that you play against the house only (in most cases) never against other players. Even though you can have a full table load of fellow players it always comes down to you versus ...
... was pretty sweet, because we could see blue sky and sunshine following it. It was surreal standing in the sun with all of our things soaking wet, and thunder and lightning dotting the mountains around us. We settled back down into the sunshine to watch a second row of clouds and storms move in. The conversation mostly focused on whether we should stay and “wait it out” or start our hike back to the cars. For about a half hour, ...
... to watch a movie and take it easy. We all fell asleep on the couches within 30 min.
Jake’s flight left Reno mid-afternoon. Kaitlyn had to work at noon so when she left Jake, Jeff and I headed to Reno for one last meal before his flight. Although I was excited for the all you can eat sushi at Sushi Pier I was not excited about the Spoons’ trip coming to an end. The three of us gorged on sushi and then headed to the ...
... lift. After the ceremony we all repaired to the dinner venue, also at the plateau at the top of the gondola. dinner was really nicely done, entree was a lovely salad with pears and nuts and main course choices of beef, salmon or vegetarian. The speeches were great, aGain heartfelt and emotional. Although sister Chris said she was nervous she gave a really nice speech, for which I did an "aunty Barbara" and videoed ...
... few dollars at the next machine. Well he won at blackjack and then kept winning at the slot machine. Since he wasn't experienced at the wheel, he looked a little confused as the lights and sounds went wild. But the winning didn't stop there. He kept playing and hit again for over $162.50. Now Scott had the ladies behind him cheering him on. We called it quits before he had to fill out a W-2 for the evening and headed to ...
Other places to stay in Truckee
11331 Brockway Road, Truckee | 3 star hotelfrom $146
970 Northstar Drive, Truckee | Hotelfrom $363
11506 Deerfield Drive, Truckee | 2 star hotelfrom $87
10918 Brockway Rd., Truckee | 4 star hotelfrom $200
- Cedar House Rules
- Great little hotel as base for ski trip
- Great new place in Truckee
11951 State Highway 267, Truckee | 2 star hotelfrom $168
10007 Bridge St, Truckee | Hotelfrom $71
13031 Ritz-Carlton Highlands Court, Truckee | 5 star hotelfrom $288