Photos from the road trip to Reno. Attendees: Myself, Jason, Lauren, Gabe, and Alex. This was a 21st birthday celebration for Lauren and a 30th birthday celebration for Jason.
Lauren's $2 birthday cake.
We hit the road early the next morning...
...and got cut off by a Lexus. F*ck that Lexus!
Gabe and Lauren both need more sleep.
Around Highway 49 in Auburn, we stopped because we were hungry. Mmmm, In-N-Out.
The Holy Grail of Hamburgers - the In-N-Out Double Double
We stopped at a Rest Stop. The back of the building was snowed in.
That's... a lot of snow.
Jason poses for the camera.
A wall of snow, mostly made when they cleared the parking lot.
A size comparison.
Some snowy mountains in the Sierras
A crow flies off towards the snowy trees.
Sign for Donner Lake. Yes, it's named for THOSE Donners.
Lauren passes out as soon as we get to the room.
Everyone relaxes that night after the long trip.
Gabe and Lauren take a breather.
We played a few games of Chez Geek in our room.
The next day, we gave Lauren $10 so she could try out the slots.
This is the Star Wars penny video slot machine.
Gabe played too.
Lauren gave The Price Is Right a chance, too.
Later that afternoon, after we played around in the arcade, it started snowing! You can barely see the snow in front of the flag
The Atlantis sign in the snow
Snow in the parking lot we can see from our room.
The cars at the Motor Lodge next door had a light dusting.
The parking lot was getting pretty slippery.
Behold... Reno in snow!
If you look closely, you can see the Jetta. See the two rows towards the center of the photo? Look at the second car up on the r
Our collection of room snacks