Wendover Nugget Hotel and Casino
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- Minbar in room
- Swimming pool
- Non-smoking rooms
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Tuesday July 15, 2014
We continued heading east on I-80, stopping at the “California Trail Center” in Elko NV. The California Trail Center is a combined information center and museum relating to the history of the pioneers of the mid 1800’s that used the “California Trail …
... around camp at night with Sean, Sarah, and our guides playing guitar and singing.
After dropping the kids off at the airport, we headed 2 more hours to West Wendover, NV, just over the border. This was a long flat drive across the Utah Salt Flats and the Bonneville Salt Flats.
We will head further across Nevada tomorrow.
... very exciting game to watch and never a moment of boredom. It is exactly like the movies. More fist fights than goals during the game .... marriage proposals during the break.....people playing for cars and free oil changes. Americans seem to take their sport very seriously. The grizzly bears, the home team, whenever they scored a goal there was a loud siren going off. If the opposing team scored everyone boo-ed ...
... case: 130mph on a dried lake bed is fast and an exhilarating experience!
After a few more runs my racer urges are mostly fulfilled so we decide to head back to civilization. From my gps I determine we drove up to the flats about 10 miles to the North East, so now we just go 10 miles SW. Without problems we find the end of the paved road, where some minivans are just making their entrance onto the flats. Like the mustang before us we extend the same courtesy ...
... then, the pavement ends and I spot a dot of orange. It is a car on the salt, #66 painted on the side, and someone is photographing the stunning image. I grabbed my sunhat and jumped out of the Scion just as #66 came roaring onto the parking lot. I waved, pointing my camera at the car. They were happy to show it off – Kelly, the driver, and Scott, who handed me ...