NevadaGram #51 – Governor’s Conference, Baker, Eureka, Ely, Pahrump

A glimpse of the Forbidden City

What They’re saying About Us The Los Angeles Times meets Frenchies in Las Vegas. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. You can buy your book orders online for Personal copies and gifts or for Resale. The recent Governor’s Conference on Tourism at the Wynn in Las Vegas showcased our state’s warm relationship with the Colossus … Read moreNevadaGram #51 – Governor’s Conference, Baker, Eureka, Ely, Pahrump

NevadaGram #50 – The Mary Jane Sisters, Hawthorne Loop Trip, Arc Dome Wilderness

In this long, lingering autumn of sunny skies and still air, lots of adventurous folks have been out exploring the state. The MaryJane Sisters at the International Hotel, Austin. The MaryJane Sisters went from Austin to Ely, with side trips to Cave Lake, the Success Summit loop road and McGill in their never-ending quest for … Read moreNevadaGram #50 – The Mary Jane Sisters, Hawthorne Loop Trip, Arc Dome Wilderness

NevadaGram #49 – Hooters in Las Vegas, Cow Camp, Old Yella Dog Ranch

What They’re saying About Us The San Francisco Chronicle goes boy crazy in Las Vegas. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. You can buy your book orders online for Personal copies and gifts or for Resale. The Hotel San Remo, by Las Vegas standards a small (711 rooms) property a block east of the Las … Read moreNevadaGram #49 – Hooters in Las Vegas, Cow Camp, Old Yella Dog Ranch

NevadaGram #48 – Laughlin, Goldfield, Gerlach

I remember making my first visit to Laughlin as the scramble to build casinos here was in full froth. The Colorado River is Laughlin’s centerpiece. The main boulevard was still unpaved, with giant pot holes that made the drive seem like an amusement park ride. Later on Ted Fineran gave me my first formal tour. … Read moreNevadaGram #48 – Laughlin, Goldfield, Gerlach

NevadaGram #47 – Caliente, Panaca, Pioche, Planet X

The Visitor Center at Cathedral Gorge State Park Among the many things I don’t understand is why so few people from Las Vegas are visiting the rest of Nevada. Of course there has been a mainline connection between Las Vegas and Los Angeles since the days of the Santa Fe Trail, but wouldn’t you think … Read moreNevadaGram #47 – Caliente, Panaca, Pioche, Planet X

NevadaGram #46 – Carlin to Palisade, Mesquite discoveries, Ginny’s Desert Adventure

What They’re saying About Us The New York Times drives Interstate 80. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. You can buy your book orders online for Personal copies and gifts or for Resale. One of the pleasures of the freeway is getting off of it. That’s Carlin in the distance, railroad tracks on both sides … Read moreNevadaGram #46 – Carlin to Palisade, Mesquite discoveries, Ginny’s Desert Adventure

NevadaGram #45 – Wendover, Wells, Elko and a New State Park for Tonopah?

What They’re saying About Us The Seattle Times attends the opening of Las Vegas’ new $2.7 billion casino hotel. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. You can buy your book orders online for Personal copies and gifts or for Resale. These days Wendover is illuminated by more than a lone light bulb at the edge … Read moreNevadaGram #45 – Wendover, Wells, Elko and a New State Park for Tonopah?

NevadaGram #44 – Tonopah Mining Park, Warm Springs, the E.T. Highway and Mesquite

E-Mail of the Month I saw one of your travel reviews about Goldfield on line. We took Mylo for a little tour of Nevada museums, parks, and oddities last week. Mylo is 5 now, and we were surprised by some of the things he enjoyed most: the sandstone formations in Valley of Fire, and the … Read moreNevadaGram #44 – Tonopah Mining Park, Warm Springs, the E.T. Highway and Mesquite

NevadaGram #43 – Frenchies in Winnemucca, a Bad/Good Day in Black Rock City and Hummers in the Snow

We were up early on a sunny Winnemucca Saturday. Winnemucca’s day begins at The Griddle. We gave Shorty a rare treat, a walk on level streets, and then headed for The Griddle. In the Nevada culture, breakfast at The Griddle is at the top of the food pyramid. This is the classic American Breakfast at … Read moreNevadaGram #43 – Frenchies in Winnemucca, a Bad/Good Day in Black Rock City and Hummers in the Snow

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