Franciscan Lakeside Lodge
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- High-speed internet in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Refrigerator in room
- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... area, which is a great spot to practice, being here in mid-desert. We saw several fighter-bombers come in to land. I also have a few shots of these planes.
Fallon is a town of about 5,000 folks. We're parked in a Casino RV Parking Lot, which suits us just fine. We had a good lunch in the cafe and "invested" a few not-very-hard-earned dollars at the machines. No luck, no foul...
... green colour, presumably from the moss covering the rock. In the background is a glacier. Its a beautiful sight.
After a long steep descent I finally get down to the bottom and then its another hour's walk to the lake and the campsite. Exhausted after a day of eight hours walking, I put up the tent, eat some dinner, and go for a stroll along the lake shore during the golden hour. The sun lights up the green ridges surrounding the lake beautifully.
... Bay respectively. Quite a view and quite a drive - not one that I'd fancy in winter with the snow beating down. We stopped off at Emerald Bay to get a different perspective from above. It's a really beautiful spot.
Back at the Pykett's we finally got into the hot tub on the top deck! With the sun setting and cold drinks at hand it was a fitting end to a really great day. We feasted on a farewell barbecue of ribs whilst, of course, aerating a few bottles of wine.
... Then came the best part. As we descended, Lake Tahoe came into our view. What a gorgeous sight! As we headed to Tahoe City on North Lake Tahoe, we stopped at Tahoe State Area Recreation Campground where our friends had camp posted years ago. It was a cute park situated along the lake, made up of small camp sites no bigger than 24' . Thus there were a lot of tents. We had lunch at the Bridgetender Restaurant across ...
... think it was cute how after dinner was served the female flight attendants changed into island moomoo's. Pretty cute. FINALLY we landed after a ten hour and forty five minute flight. Headed over tovthe baggage claim where thank goodness our packs were and headed towards the taxis. Loaded up and the driver immediately told us to get out as no driver wanted to waste their time with our short commute to the hotel. So in ...