Americas Best Value Inn-Tahoe City/Lake Tahoe
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Just a few notes before signing off. I'm nearly home.
Most of the campsites located near a freeway are often also located near train tracks. Depending on how sound travels, I hear freeway traffic and/or train whistles at night.
I had to laugh the night I stayed at the Best Western when, snuggled into a comfy king size bed with six marshmallow-soft pillows,I heard a train ...
... could dangle at me. When the Circus Circus hotel in Reno popped up with a "mobile deal" of $28 a night we jumped on it! And that is how Spread Eagle met the Big Top! Our rig got a much deserved night off and we got big, clean comfy beds that we could drop into as opposed to climb up to. On to Gardenerville for some good old fashioned family catch up ...
... with dad and it was all clear of crashes. Dad and I skied back to Meadows but couldn't find mum, Ted or Jessica. We looked for about ten minutes and found them at a little cafe near meadows. We had some lunch then went back to the slopes. All of the family, except dad, went to have another few turns at Meadows whilst Dad went and had a go at the Summit and the Round Tree. When dad came back, Jessica, dad and I all had a go at hot wheels. The first time we ...
... dad) to the Gold Coast (the other side of the mountain) where we were told green runs were open. So following the chairlift guys advice we started skiing down the mountain. We passed a sign saying "beginners do not pass this point" there was no way of getting back up the mountain so we had to ski down! It was easy at first until we saw a steep hill where we couldn't see the bottom!! We were following dad who lead us into a pile of ice next to a ...
As many of you know we have a lot of family. Much of the family that resides outside of Baltimore lives in really cool places. One of the best examples of that is the Silvermans in Tahoe. Approximately 25 years ago my cousin Ralph left Long Beach State in a VW Bus and it broke down in Tahoe. He never left. Why would you? Rich Levi, Artie Smith and I lived with him in the summer of 1995. Rich and I were pulling rafts out of the Truckee ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking