Genoa, Nevada

Saw in the Window

Saw in the Window

8 Photos in This Gallery

Genoa is the oldest settlement in Nevada boasting the oldest saloon and oldest home, the pink house.  It seems the saloon is so old that it has lost its original name.  The bloody Marys are supposed to be famous.  The guys on Harleys started in Reno and would circle Lake Tahoe before returning to Reno that evening.

26 responses

  1. nice reflection!
    wonder if they were
    painted pink in the good ol days?

    August 10, 2014 at 10:04 am

    • I suppose the house was pink from the start.

      August 10, 2014 at 11:08 am

  2. horses have rights too
    where are they supposed to go
    when they get thirsty

    beautiful pink house & photos!

    August 10, 2014 at 10:40 am

  3. Really funnie from mine point.

    August 10, 2014 at 10:43 am

    • They probably did have mines there.

      August 10, 2014 at 11:07 am

      • Okay that explains everything. It`s a good shot (catch) which reveales the soul of the people who are using this building.

        August 10, 2014 at 12:45 pm

  4. Great gallery of shots. They have some really unique architecture. The shot with the saws was beautifully composed and the colored glass is a great element.

    August 10, 2014 at 5:55 pm

  5. The cute pink house is mine please

    August 10, 2014 at 7:36 pm

    • It’s a real honey.

      August 10, 2014 at 10:07 pm

      • Its too cute it might be a bit of a commute from London but its adorable :)

        August 16, 2014 at 6:09 pm

  6. Been to Genoa, beautiful escape from the chaos we live in. Your shots are picture perfect!

    August 10, 2014 at 9:30 pm

    • You are right, escape is the word. Go back to the old west.

      August 10, 2014 at 10:08 pm

  7. Your self-portrait is stunningly arty ! I love the pink house too !

    August 11, 2014 at 7:42 am

    • Thank you, it is a rare selfie because I am recognizable. Please do not send the fashion police after me.

      August 11, 2014 at 9:59 am

  8. Love how you thread your images together – this series brings me through the back door of this enchanting place – I am imagining slinging back a whiskey (not sure if I even like whiskey) as I sit at my kitchen table sipping coffee.
    AnnMarie :-)

    August 11, 2014 at 7:44 am

  9. the best ones of you !!!! compliments ! they are beautiful !

    August 11, 2014 at 8:01 am

  10. Just what the doctor oredrde, thankity you!

    September 28, 2014 at 3:45 pm

  11. One of my best friends got married here.

    November 24, 2014 at 8:43 am

    • Interesting place to get married. Thanks for stopping by.

      November 24, 2014 at 8:48 am

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