WednesdayI’m wrapping up two days of travel in this post. We had a tearful good by with Diann and Paul Wednesday morning and started working our way back home. Ahead of is the
We ended the day in
the sight of the big copper boom in 1906. When copper prices fell in the 70’s
Kennicott Copper closed the mines. Guess what, copper prices have gone sky high
and the second copper boom has come to Ely. Ely, NV
The Best Western Park Vue was our bed down spot and The Nevada Hotel & Casino provided us with a great prime rib dinner, the best I’ve had in some time, for fifteen dollars a plate!
ThursdayAnother day on US50 and the road seems even more desolate then yesterday. We found lunch at the Delta Freeze in Delta, UT. Laugh, but our BLT and grilled ham & cheese were very good. The people smiled and were most pleasant, unlike lunch in
I-70 is got to be the most wonderful road in our Interstate system. I can’t describe how awesome the drive was this afternoon . Another breathtaking experience and speaking for two old asthma suffers, we understand breathtaking.
We are checked in at the Comfort Inn in
River, had a very nice dinner at The Tamarisk restaurant. By the
traffic it appears to be the place to dine in Green River.
Tomorrow we head for