Highway 50- Nevada

U.S. Route 50 (US 50) is a transcontinental highway in the United States, stretching from Sacramento, California in the west to Ocean City, Maryland on the east coast. The Nevada portion crosses the center of state and was named The Loneliest Road in America by Life magazine in July 1986. (Source: Wikipedia.org)


I crossed into Nevada at night. I turned the car around and shined the car headlights onto the Utah Welcome. I did feel welcome and had an enjoyable stay. Now I was in Nevada and closer to my destination- San Francisco, California.

Theodore Roosevelt Dam

Theodore Roosevelt Dam is a dam on the Salt River located Northeast of Phoenix, Arizona. The dam is 357 feet high and was built between 1905 and 1911. The Dam is named after Theodore Roosevelt. The dam has a hydroelectric generating capacity of 36,000 kW. The dam forms the Theodore Roosevelt Lake as it slows the passage of the Salt River.