Historic yacht sets sail for California

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A 53-foot yacht is leaving Lake Mead and a colorful past in its wake.

Formerly the flagship of the Las Vegas Hilton, the Rendezvous, better known as the Lady Hilton in its heyday, has been sold and is being readied for a four-day, 700-mile ride to a marina near Sacramento, Calif.

She was the largest of the yachts on the lake at a time when most major hotel casinos used the party boats to impress the upper crust of high rollers.

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