Topaz Lodge Super 8
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Mileage: 10 miles Altitude Gain:1500 ft. Today we awoke at beautiful Susie lake. We both were sick of instant oatmeal so we didn't eat much for breakfast. The climb up to Aloha Lake was pretty fast I think the "horses could smell the barn". We stopped at the lake striped to our skivvies an dove into the crystal blue waters. It was bracing but swimable! We then ...
... People along the parade route waved their American flags and cheered to the veterans from various wars. It was very touching to see. Comstock Gold Mining Company was one of the mines. Some were open pits and others had mine shafts over 3000 ' deep. Because of the extremely hot and horrible conditions in these mines, miners were paid an unusual high salary of $4.00 a day; most miners in other areas only made a $1.00 a ...
... Eiffel tower cocktails! Cat was devastated to find out that Casino Royale is no longer doing their $1 margaritas, while Ben was happy because he won $40.
A while ago we found really cheap fares, so we headed back to Hawaii for a week of sun and relaxation. We did some exercise (we actually went running!), lots of snorkelling and spent plenty of time on the beach. One day Cat was swimming at the beach when a very large turtle popped up ...
... in my phone, we got on the road for the two-hour haul from San Francisco to Lake Tahoe. Stopping by in a small town for delicious burgers (the one great invention of American cuisine) and a nice walk, we finally reached the cabin in the late afternoon. And what a cabin! Beautiful log build on the outside, with all the commodities that we are used ...
... The day was a long one. We were trying to get to Yosemite and three of the roads that we tried to take were blocked due to snow. What made matters worse, a couple of times we were 30 miles or so down the road before we found out so we had to do a lot of back tracking today. Between the back tracking and the S curves around mountains, we’ve traveled almost 500 miles to move the map pin about 300. As I ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TravelPod Member ReviewsTopaz Lodge Super 8 Gardnerville
Nice view from our room. We see directly the Lake Topaz.
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