Travel Blogs from Carson City
... Lake. I must admit that after seeing other peoples pictures of here I was a little disappointed but I think it was down to being an overcast day. After lunch by the Lake it was my turn to take the wheel for the 5 hour drive to our next destination... San ...
... with water of beautiful greens and blues from emerald to sapphire, and very clear. Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America with a depth of 1,645 feet. That makes it the second deepest in the U.S. In the bay we could see Vikingsholm Mansion at a distance. It was a castle-like home built by a Norwegian but I do not remember the details.
... arrived at the Plaza Hotel in Carson City around 5. Dinner was our choice so at Pete and Darlene's suggestion we headed to nearby Red's 395 Restaurant, named for the highway number. We had barbecue with June from New Jersey and Ingrid from Florida. Delightful company, great ambience and lots of good food! After dinner we headed back to our hotel room. It had been a long day on the bus!
Today we ventured from the heights of Kirkland pass to Carson City Nevada. a beautiful day of cycling mostly downhill. Carson Pass summit was awesome and we met the new docents for the visitor center and their wonderful dog that we all wanted to adopt. The downhill From ...
... it was open. As an added bonus, a black bear ran across the road about 50 metres in front of us. Too quick to get a photo but at least we saw one. After some snowball fights and snow angel making and LOTS of photos, we descended down the east side of the Sierra Nevada and made our way to Bodie, which is a very well preserved ghost town. Unfortunately you are not allowed into the town after ...
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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