Jampacked June for Bicycling in Nevada

by Curtis Fong, “The Guy From Tahoe” Holly Molly! Did you see how fast that Peloton was moving through Carson Valley? Amazing Race! Women’s Stage 2 The 13th Annual Tour of California, Men’s Stage 6 and Women’s Stage 2, provided excitement and drama as both races came through the Carson Valley and climbed up and … Read moreJampacked June for Bicycling in Nevada

NevadaGram #69 – The World Comes to Virginia City

Piper's Opera House

What They’re saying About Us The Boston Globe Visits Laughlin. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. You can buy your book orders online for Personal copies and gifts or for Resale. On Friday May 18, the world of tourism came to Virginia City, once known as “the richest place on earth” and cleaned up the … Read moreNevadaGram #69 – The World Comes to Virginia City

NevadaGram #66 – Carson City, Goldfield and elsewhere

Nevada Day Parade

What They’re saying About Us The Atlanta Journal-Constitution celebrates Chinese New Year in Las Vegas. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. You can buy your book orders online for Personal copies and gifts or for Resale. Last time I promised more about Carson City, the state capital that once bragged it was the smallest one … Read moreNevadaGram #66 – Carson City, Goldfield and elsewhere

NevadaGram #65 Carson City, Virginia City, Gold Hill, Carson Valley

Adolph Sutra sculpture at the Capitol Plaza, Carson City Nevada

What They’re saying About Us Ishmael Reed rides the Holiday Train to Reno. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. You can buy your book orders online for Personal copies and gifts or for Resale. This time I had meant to reveal the many persuasive signs that our state capital may actually be a city at … Read moreNevadaGram #65 Carson City, Virginia City, Gold Hill, Carson Valley

NevadaGram #27 – The MaryJane Sisters, a Reno Hotel with a Heart and Doing Lunch in Carson City

The Hobrauhaus Las Vegas, opening any day now. . . . The only disappointment of my recent visit to Las Vegas was that Hofbrauhaus Las Vegas was not yet open. The $12 million, enclosed beer garden, a replica of the famous one in Munich, Germany, was supposed to have opened across Harmon Avenue from the … Read moreNevadaGram #27 – The MaryJane Sisters, a Reno Hotel with a Heart and Doing Lunch in Carson City

Trip Report #21 – Denio, Carson Valley and Carson City, Death Valley, Sparks, Las Vegas, Elko

Peace and quiet reigns in Denio.

I made a little trip out I-80 and took the opportunity to visit Denio, the little remnant of a town on the Oregon border via US 95 and Nevada Routes 140 and 292. It’s about a hundred miles northwest of Winnemucca, and a hundred years back in time. Peace and quiet reigns in Denio. The … Read moreTrip Report #21 – Denio, Carson Valley and Carson City, Death Valley, Sparks, Las Vegas, Elko

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