Born and raised in Hawaii, moved to Portland for school, and soon to Stockholm for work! Lover of surfing, hiking, good design, and specialty coffee shops. Always looking for my next adventure.
You can use FlattestRoute.com to compare different routes. Here's Route 139: https://www.flattestroute.com/Portland-to-Reno And for comparison, here's a route through Mount Shasta that takes Route 89: https://www.flattestroute.com/Portland-to-Reno-via-Mount-Shasta... See More
I found that turning my mobile data off and relying on Wifi was the best way to go. However, I was in major European cities so since you're going to be roaming around a bit, I'd say EKit is probably the best option: http://www.telestial.com/ See More