Old Pioneer Garden Country Inn
Travel Blogs from Winnemucca
We saw this "place" from the highway and had to stop.
Very creepy and weird but strangely intriguing.
It was built but a man as a tribute to the hardship of life for the Native America People.
Read about it here if interested: http://www.thundermountainmonument.com/
... landing would be? Oh well, unless one of you sacrifice money to pay for a large kite for me to try that with......it will not happen........not a bad trade off tho....you spend some money to watch me get lifted into the air and slammed into the ground a few times.....seems fair to me! Winds picked up and then the rain/snow/ice started, so I called it an early night and hit up a Walmart parking lot. Take care, be safe and I will talk to you ...
... and took over 2 hours to make the detour. (Rumor has it, it was closed for some kind of bank robbery police chase!)
... truck. I though my phone was locked in the truck, so I didn't think I could call her, not knowing her number by heart and I was wondering how long I would have to wait for her to return, when suddenly my bag started ringing. That's when I found out that Addie never found the truck and had been wandering aimlessly. It turned out she was less than two blocks from where we parked and we met up and headed back out on the road again.
Driving through Nevada ...
... other riders.
There won't be anything to do tomorrow either, so I'll write a little more then about the people on this trip and why they're making it so much more enjoyable than I expected.
Distance: 73.09 mi - 502.67 total
Time: 5:02:16 - 37:38:51 total
Elevation Gain: 1,325 ft - 24,438 total
Av. Speed: 14.5 mph - 13.4 overall
Av. HR: 131 bpm - 132 overall
Calories: 4,366 - 39,610 total
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Free parking