Got up early to make the 7:00AM opening of Cracker Barrel.
Went into Cracker Barrel. We both had nice breakfasts. Mine
Headed out for gas in the motorhome. No truck stops and most stations had limited access. Finally found one
only put in $95 worth.
Headed east on I-80. Beautiful country
Stopped at Donner SummitRest Area
Cathy walked Joy
There was a lake
and beautiful forest and mountains
We met a family from Sacramento that was going to Iowa to put the ashes of 2 relatives in the Mississippi River. They were traveling in 2 Class C motorhomes.
On the east side of Truckee, the west boundtraffic was backed up for miles. I was glad I was east bound.
But about 3 miles east of Sparks we hit stalled traffic
We spent 2 hours going 3 miles.
A truck opened his window and Cathy did the same. He said a semi had rolled. They had to empty it before removing it.
Finally got up to it
Went on and stopped at Fernley Flying J
Gas is a lot cheaper
Drove on through lots of construction one lane driving.
Not forested, but still beautiful
Up and down several steep grades and topping 6,000′ twice.
Got to Elko Walmart where we are spending the night at 7:05PM.
Turned on TV and watched Rebel from home.
This Walmart has a view
Cathy watched Rebel again on local OTA TV while I went in to buy dinner.
It might be the largest Walmart I’ve ever been in. It is being remodeled.
I got frozen Lasagna for dinner. Cathy microwaved the dinners.
I also got healthy snacks for driving. Celery, carrots, cheese sticks and beef sticks.