Road Trip: Las Vegas to Portland
|Doris Montgomery Pass Nevada Highway 374 (Photo credit: D'oh Boy (Mark Holloway))|
|The occasional "Brothel" along the road north of Las Vegas|
breaks the monotony! This business also features aliens and gas.
The thing that is so remarkable about the area is that the water does not drain into an ocean. That explains the alkalinity of the lakes and the collection of salt in many bodies of water. Even though agriculture does prosper in many places, the battle against the build up of minerals in the soil is ongoing.
|Austin, NV Cemetery|
|Alkali lake bed.|
|Leg #1: Las Vegas to Winnemuca (Travel Math)|
|Leg #2: Winnemuca to Lakeview (Travel Math)|
|Leg #3: Lakeview to Portland (Travel Math)|
|Rim bordering flat dry lake bed just north of Lakeview, Oregon.|
|Miles of nothing gave me a chance to play with my iPhone apps. |
(Zoom Photography and Snapseed)