Highway 50 crosses the middle of the state east to west. All the towns along the 408-mile route are named on this map.
Getting started, State Line, South Lake Tahoe
Lynn prepares her ride.
Crossing the State Line into Nevada.
A little stretching along the road, day 2.
Crossing the flats east of Fallon.
Cheryll heading into the desert.
The world-famous Shoe Tree in Nevada.
Closeup of Shoe Tree. As tourist attractions go, it doesn't get much better than this.
Typical Nevada Road. A cyclist's dream. Death to automobiles!
Starved for photo ops?
This is Basin and Range country - from each Basin, the next Range must be climbed and descended to the next Basin, from which the next Range . . .
Sand Mountain. Some nice dunes that used to be quiet and scenic. Now the ATV-heads have taken it over. No longer worth visiting.
Lynn on a solo leg. We both rode every mile, but due to the logistics of support, not always together.
Cheryll and Hillard
My turn to support.
I think I see a ground squirrel out there!
Another pass near the middle of the state.
Lynn cruising towards Austin.
Austin, Nevada. Nice place to visit . . .
A steep climb out of Austin.
Early AM, Illipah Lake
Camp at Illipah Lake
Heading down to Ely.
Last day, Ely to State Line, Utah.
Over Connors Pass.
Victory - State Line, Utah.
Lynn in final hour to State Line.