Daily Archives: April 7, 2010

I could’ve pushed on to Salt Lake last night, but didn’t want to miss the experience of seeing the Bonneville Salt Flats, a huge, incredibly flat dried lake bed (made essentially of salt). It’s where most landspeed records are set, although I wonder why people aren’t looking for areas at higher elevation to set these records (it seems that ~100% of your power goes to air resistance, so why not minimize it?) Anyways, the image […]

Bonneville Salt Flats

Today, I mostly just drove. I’m trying to write less, and post better pictures, so I’ll keep it short. Had a nice time rollerblading the dog around a lake (Lake Victoria?) when I woke up, and I took my time cleaning the car and organizing my crap. Although I managed almost completely avoid Reno’s casinos, I did take the morning to visit the National Automobile Museum near downtown Reno. You wouldn’t expect it, but it’s […]

Reno, NV to Wendover, UT