Bristlecone Motel

700 Avenue I, Ely, Nevada, 89301, United States | Motel
Prices starting from $77.00

Travel Blogs from Ely

Come for the sights...then get out fast!

A travel blog entry by stevelaskey


... some of the 'voices' coming through the walls. I don't mean to pick on the place, but one pillow case had either blood or chocolate stains on it. I pretended it was only chocolate, but used my mascot dog Tanny as a pillow instead. Even he wanted to leave the room and sleep outside like we always do because, in his words, this motel "made him feel itchy".

They still have active mines in Ely on an industrial scale. I have ...

Ely, Nevada - 1st overnight stop!

A travel blog entry by missbliss1978


... no frills hotel staff, deer heads and old guns on the wall, old time murals, small casino, walk of fame of past Hollywood guests. You can even stay in the Mickey Rooney room (which the cleaning lady let me check out)! This place is even dog friendly, gives drink coupons and is only $50/night. Now that’s my kind of deal!

I get a bite at their 24 ...

Ely- not much more than a watering hole

A travel blog entry by pjjones


... exhibits and there was definitely a hunting theme. We were still in the Wild West vVal was reading a book about Butch Cassidy hence the additional pictures. Pancakes and syrup for breakfast at the local diner then back onto route 50, the loneliest road in America, for pretty much the rest of the day until we meet up later with our friendly hosts Victoria and ...

Day 7 Brian's Awareness Tour

A travel blog entry by briansmith16


... chewing tobacco when he was 13 and was able to quit by the time he was 20. He said it was the hardest thing he had ever done in his life. Talking for a few minutes gave me the break I needed to be ready for the next and final hill. The hill was extremely difficult but when I got over it I was able to coast about 10 miles and then ride about 7 more miles into Ely. Seeing the Ely city limits was such a relief. I rode a total of 97 miles ...

The Biggest Train Set in the World

A travel blog entry by georgetz


Driving into Ely we heard a noise - a steam train whistle. As we got nearer we decided to investigate and we found an old railway station.

We only wanted to take a few pics at first but then we ended up paying 4 dollars each to go on the platform and join a tour of the ...

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This motel, located on 700 Avenue I, Ely, is near Nevada Northern Railway Museum, Ghost Train of Old Ely, and Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park.
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    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent