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... row. Amazingly, we're only about a hundred yards from the Costco Warehouse. Such a deal!
In thinking, I've omitted the fact that US 50 runs somewhat along the old route of the Pony Express. Not much is left of any of it, but signs point out when you're driving close to the trail.
Carson is located in the serious mountains of Northern Nevada. Snow can still be seen in the distance ...
... at Frank's house with a three week supply of dirty clothes. 24 hour Bee King...what an education that was! No one spoke English except the strung out looking mother of three kids who were screaming and running laps around the machines in the center..and she was screaming back at them. Nobody paid them any attention but me and I thought I was going to lose my mind listening to them. Husband and I have a fairly quiet existence that rarely includes screaming. ...
... all. The views of and along the lake were spectacular. We returned to the campground via NV Rt. 445 and US Rt. 395. After showering we headed for a casino down the street for dinner and some slots action. Jack broke even for the night but Valerie came out ahead with an $85.00 free play credit on her member card, so we will be returning to use that credit and hopefully build upon it.
... sang "Happy Birthday" to him. That was a delightful surprise.
Dinner was at the Sassafras Restaurant. We shared a table with Chris from Hawaii and Edna and Patricia from New Jersey. It was an excellent meal with clam chowder, roast pork, salmon and scalloped potatoes. I especially loved the Thai salad dressing and the brownie sundae.
Our evening program ...
... us, Chris gave me a gift. It's a mace gun -- a pink mace gun -- that will shoot up to 20 feet away.
We then headed up the mountains to explore Virginia City - the historic Comstock Load town. It was strange reading all the bronze plaques, because I remembered learning all of this when I was in middle school @ Thurman White MS in Henderson, NV. It was gorgeous driving up the mountain. The high desert ...
Other places to stay in Carson City
2829 South Carson Street, Carson City | 2 star motelfrom $49
3103 N. Carson Street, Carson City | 2 star motelfrom $51
2749 S Carson St, Carson City | 1 star motelfrom $45
800 N. Carson Street, Carson City | Motelfrom $56