TownePlace Suites Elko
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... through the dry, barren land. And in checking online Nevada is the fourth largest producer of gold they also still mine silver, copper, construction aggregates, lithium and gypsum. I guess these barren hills are good for something and along with the mining approximately 86% of the state's land is managed by various civilian and military divisions of the U.S. federal government.
Mickey and Lucy have not forgotten their old tricks walking around our heads and Lucy jumping into and out of the cabinet above our heads. That along with the trains was not a restful night sleep! Fur everywhere already!! Breakfast sandwich, hook up and we are on the road to Idaho Falls. We passed a potatoe museum. Sorry we didn't have time to stop ...
... to compare their heights. Turns out Bob may be shrinking in his old age! As we talked to the woman (Candace), she picked up on the fact that we are Canadians and then we were old friends as she told us she was born in Winnipeg. She invited us to join them and we met a couple of their friends as well. Candance told me she had written a book called 9-Wrong-Wrong which was about the death five years ago of ...
... on route 120 which ja actually one of the main things youre supposed to do when you're at Yosemite. That was beautiful. Had lunch at the Nevada California border, obviously couple with a few pictures. The California sign was shot up. Lovely. Its 5ish, making great time. Catch you in a bit! Got there not much after 5, bit of a small Hick town in ...
My second day was a bit of a manic one. That evening I was getting on the Green Tortoise Bus to start my Northern Pioneer 9 day tour, and I had loads to sort out before then. So I had to do some last minute shopping, and bookings as well as sorting out my bag. Then my aunt dropped me off in San Francisco, and I said 'See you in 9 days!', before going and hanging out in the Chinatown library for a couple of hours whilst waiting for bus. I wasn't sure ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center