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Winnemucca

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Winnemucca is a city in Nevada, roughly midway across the state on Interstate 80.

Get in

Winnemucca is reached via Interstate-80 coming from the east (Salt Lake City) or west (Reno), and by Highway-95 coming from the north (Boise) or south (Las Vegas).

In addition to bus service, Amtrak [1] serves Winnemucca with the California Zephyr [2], which runs daily between Emeryville (in the San Francisco Bay Area) and Chicago.

Get around

See

Do

  • Winnemucca hosts several casinos, including Winners, the Model T, the Sundance, and Legends.
  • Fantastic mountain biking is available at the nearby Bloody Shins Trail.
  • Off-road vehicles are welcome at the sand dunes just north of town on Highway-95.

Buy

Eat

  • Winnemucca is in Basque country, and hosts several Basque restaurants, including tradition family style dining at the Martin Hotel and Winnemucca Hotel, and restaurant style dining at Ormachea's and San Fermin. Don't pass up the chance for some Picon Punch!
  • Sid's diner serves fantastic homestyle food. It's just past the Holiday Inn Express, south of I-80.

Drink

Sleep

  • Best Western Gold Country Inn, 921 W Winnemucca Boulevard, +1 775 623-6999 (toll free: +1 800 346-5306, fax: +1 775 623-9190), [3].
  • Best Western Holiday Motel, 670 W Winnemucca Boulevard, +1 775 623-3684 (toll free: +1 800 262-8901, fax: +1 775 623-4221), [4].
  • Days Inn, 511 Winnemucca Blvd., +1 775-623-3661, [5].
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1987 W. Winnemucca Blvd., +1 775 625-3100, [6]. Free Wi-Fi
  • Motel 6, 1600 W Winnemucca Boulevard, +1 775 623-1180 (fax: +1 775 623-4725), [7].

Contact

Get out

Routes through Winnemucca
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