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#1 ski3pin

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Posted 18 June 2022 - 06:29 PM

Yes, as I've mentioned before, gas is a dollar a gallon cheaper over in Nevada than here at home. But, there are so many other, most interesting, reasons for us to head east into our adopted state. This short, four night trip is an excellent example of that. What in the world do we find of interest over in Nevada? The story is told in our blog that you may find here -

 

Back to Nevada! - June 2022

 

We hope you enjoy tagging along, just watch where you step. :)


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#2 craig333

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Posted 18 June 2022 - 06:42 PM

Thanks for letting me tag along. Again. 


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#3 Casa Escarlata Robles Too

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Posted 18 June 2022 - 07:18 PM

Fun trip.Bob sounds like a very interesting guy.

I like his view on child raising.NO goes a long way

when kids think they need everything.

 

Lizards very cool bunch.

 

Thanks.

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#4 Cottonww

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Posted 18 June 2022 - 09:05 PM

For more info on Mormon crickets:

 

https://youtu.be/Yy3dQJYquoY


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#5 Wandering Sagebrush

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Posted 18 June 2022 - 09:13 PM

Sounds like a hot, but enjoyable trip, maybe even better without the Mormon crickets parachuting out of the cottonwood trees.  Nice rock art!

 

Thanks for letting us tag along!


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#6 AWG_Pics

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Posted 18 June 2022 - 10:23 PM

Wow! A beacon bonanza, plentiful petroglyphs, great geology, loads of lizards, sterling strolls, peaceful panoramas, crazy crickets and as lagniappe, Cajun conversation. Y'all packed in a lot in a short trip. Big fun! Thanks for sharing!


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#7 Vic Harder

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Posted 19 June 2022 - 02:22 AM

You Guys are very inspiring!


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#8 PaulT

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Posted 19 June 2022 - 04:51 AM

Your report got me wondering about those crickets. A quick search showed that they were a food source for various Indian tribes.

https://majorhowarde...od-for-indians/

It seems to me that if early peoples found them tasty, and you guys think they stink, then the Indians found a better way to prepare them than just walking on them, eh?  :)

 

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ps. Whatever you do, don’t let Bill Gates learn of this food source


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#9 Foy

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Posted 19 June 2022 - 11:42 AM

Love those shoreline tufas!  Great trip report, as usual.  Many thanks!


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#10 Mighty Dodge Ram

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Posted 19 June 2022 - 02:50 PM

Not that I need a reason to travel, I always enjoy your TRs with a mission of exploration and discovery. Thanks for taking me along!


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