Feelin' hot ... Hot ....hot!!!
38 degrees coming across the desert. It turned my hydration pack into a hot water bottle.
What amazes me is how tough, courageous and resilient those people were that traveled the California Trail.
Coming across the US in emigrant covered wagons with their families, animals and barely enough rations.
Elko is a town 4,500 pop. Not sure what the draw is to this place. But it's a nice oasis for a break on a hot trip.