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Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (775)-423-5128 Email: stillwater@fws.gov Distance: 10.52 miles

The Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex consists of Stillwater Refuge, Fallon Refuge, and Anaho Island Refuge in western Nevada. Together, these refuges encompass approximately 163,000 acres of wetland and upland habitats, freshwater and brackish water marshes, cottonwood and willow riparian areas, alkali playas, salt desert shrub lands, sand dunes, and a 500-acre rocky island in a desert ...

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Sand Mountain Recreation Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6000 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 18.53 miles

The 4,795 acre Sand Mountain Recreation Area is a designated OHV fee site located in the high desert of west central Nevada twenty-five miles south east of Fallon on U.S. 50 in Churchill County. Created by the migration and deposition of windblown sand as it is stopped by the rising Stillwater Mountains bordering to the north, east and west, the most dominant feature of the dune system is Sand M...

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Grimes Point/Hidden Cave Archaeological Site

5 Activites Phone: (702)-885-6000 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 18.85 miles

Grimes Point area was first visited by Native Americans 8,000 or more years ago and is one of the largest and most accessible petroglyph sites in the United States. The Grimes Point Petroglyph Trail, an easy hike directly behind the parking area provides viewing of several hundred boulders covered with rock art dating back 6,000 years. The self-guided interpretive trail that was constructed in 19...

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Fallon National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (775)-423-5128 Email: stillwater@fws.gov Distance: 21.35 miles

Fallon National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1931 as a refuge and breeding ground for birds and wild animals. It is located in the Lahontan Valley of western Nevada, at the terminus of the Carson River. The refuge comprises over 15,000 acres of playa and wetland habitat in the Carson Sink. In years of high water flows down the Carson River, the refuge is important for migratory shore...

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Lahontan Reservoir National Park

5 Activites Phone: (775)-867-3500 Distance: 43.77 miles

Lahontan Dam and Reservoir,on the Carson River store the natural flow of the Carson River along with water diverted from the Truckee River. The dam is a feature of the Newlands Project. There is a powerplant immediately below the dam. Surface area of approximately 11,200 acres at full reservoir storage with 69 miles of shoreline. Fishing season is year-round. The reservoir is a warm-water fishe...

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Walker Lake Recreation Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6000 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 62.55 miles

The 30,000-acre, 12 mile long by 5 mile wide lake has a shoreline that varies from steep and rocky on the west side to sandy beaches on its east side.. Walker Lake is an oasis for migratory birds including the common loon, snow geese, and white pelicans, several species of grebe, brants, and harlequin ducks. Snowy plovers feed along the shoreline and American avocets and black-necked stilts wade t...

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Rye Patch Reservoir National Park

6 Activites Phone: (702)-538-7321 Distance: 64.43 miles

Rye Patch Dam and Reservoir are on the Humboldt River about 26 miles upstream from Lovelock, Nevada. The Dam, constructed in 1935-36 and enlarged in 1976, is 78 feet high with a crest length of 1,074 feet. The dam is a major feature of the Humboldt Project. Surface area of approximately 12,000 acres at full reservoir storage. Fishing season is year-round. Warm-water fishery with game species i...

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Comstock National Historic District Park

4 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6000 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 69.65 miles

Exploring the area surrounding the wild west mining towns of Virginia City and Dayton is a great adventure for mountain bikers or OHV enthusiasts.

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Arc Dome Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 74.61 miles

The Arc Dome Wilderness now contains a total of 115,000 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the Arc Dome Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...incre...

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Mt. Rose Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 83.64 miles

The Mt. Rose Wilderness now contains a total of 31,310 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the Mt. Rose Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...increa...

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Hickison Petroglyph Recreation Area National Park

3 Activites Phone: (775)-635-4062 Email: bmfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 85.84 miles

A great place to take a walk, let the kids run, have a picnic, spend a few days camping, and look at ancient petroglyphs. Hickison offers long vistas, shade, and an opportunity to think about early Native Americans hunting, drawing on rock, and living in this area. The cultural resources at this site are protected by federal law against damage, defacement, removal, etc., ...

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Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Headquarters Park

13 Activites Email: lpulliam@fs.fed.us Distance: 87.55 miles

Truly a Land of Many Uses, the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest offers a variety of recreational activities to the outdoor enthusiast. The Forest offers every visitor the chance to enjoy nature and be outdoors. Before you venture out, find out more information about your favorite activity and where to enjoy recreating on the Forest using the find activity link on the right.Bears and Food Storage I...

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Marietta Wild Burro Range National Park

2 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6109 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 90.72 miles

The Marietta townsite and borax works are largely on private lands. Visitors wishing to visit these locations should identify landowner and obtain permission before entry. Marietta is the nation's first formally recognized Wild Burro Range. The 68,000-acre site is home to about 85 burros. During the late 1800's, miners used burros as pack animals while prospecting for gold and silver in the ...

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Mill Creek Recreation Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (775)-635-4000 Email: bmfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 91.16 miles

Mill Creek was the site of a 1930's Civilian Conservation Corps work camp. Historic pillars of stone are still visible at the campground entrance.

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Alta Toquima Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 92.00 miles

The Alta Toquima Wilderness now contains a total of 35,860 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the Alta Toquima Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Boca Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (530)-587-3558 Distance: 93.97 miles

Boca Dam and Reservoir are features of the Truckee Storage Project. The reservoir is on the Little Truckee River, 27 miles southwest of Reno, Nevada. Open year-round (frozen during winter). A surface area of approximately 980 acres at full reservoir storage. Fishing season is year-round, with ice fishing during the winter. Available species include kokanee salmon, rainbow, brook, and brown trou...

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Indian Creek Recreation Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6000 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 94.60 miles

This campground with 19 sites is situated next to Indian Creek Reservoir. These sites are suitable for recreation vehicles up to 34' or tents. The restrooms have flush toilets and hot showers. Drinking water is provided and a sanitary dump station (fee charged) is available. A tents-only area, with parking nearby, has 10 sites. Both camp ares are first-come, first-serve. A day-use area h...

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Martis Creek Lake National Park

4 Activites Phone: (530)-587-8113 Distance: 95.50 miles

Located close to Lake Tahoe, Truckee and Reno, Martis has a beautiful, peaceful campground off the beaten path. The Martis Creek area features hiking, biking, canoeing/kayaking and trout fishing.

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Stampede Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (530)-587-3558 Distance: 95.59 miles

Completed in 1970, Stampede Dam and Reservoir are located on the Little Truckee River immediately below the mouth of Davies Creek and approximately 8 miles above the confluence of the Little Truckee and Truckee Rivers. The dam and reservoir are features of the Washoe Project. Open year-round (frozen during winter). A surface area of approximately 3,340 acres at full reservoir storage with 25 mil...

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High Rock Canyon National Park

8 Activites Phone: (916)-279-6101 Email: bwebb@blm.gov Distance: 96.88 miles

The Indian trail through High Rock Canyon was first recorded by Captain John Fremont in 1844. The Applegate brothers guided emigrant wagon trains through the canyon on their way to Oregon's Willamette Valley. In 1849 and into the 1850's it was a well beaten path to the gold fields and towns of California. But today it is far off the beaten path and that fact makes it a particularly special place. ...

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Prosser Creek Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (530)-587-3558 Distance: 97.35 miles

Prosser Creek Dam and Reservoir, completed in 1962, are located on Prosser Creek about 1.5 miles above the confluence of Prosser Creek and the Truckee River. The dam and reservoir are features of the Washoe Project. Area is open year-round (frozen during winter). A surface area of approximately 750 acres at full reservoir storage. About 11 miles of shoreline. Ice fishing during the winter. Av...

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Lake Tahoe - Eastshore Drive National Park

Phone: (775)-588-4591 Email: info@tahoechamber.org Distance: 98.63 miles

Lake Tahoe offers breathtaking views of the crystal clear lake, towering pine trees, and snow-capped mountains, earning it the title, "the most beautiful drive in America." Part of the Pony Express Trail and home to the historic sacred grounds of the Washoe Indians, Lake Tahoe offers something for everyone year-round.

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Water Canyon National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 102.49 miles

Rising almost 2,000 feet above the town of Winnemucca, secluded Water Canyon is one of the premier recreation areas in Northern Nevada and offers a rugged, picturesque setting along the canyon's upper reaches and a lush riparian area of cottonwood and aspen trees along the stream at the canyon bottom. Managed by the BLM-Winnemucca Field Office, this area offers sites for overnight camping, picnics...

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Carson Pass Highway (Route 88) National Park

Phone: (530)-622-5061 Distance: 105.71 miles

Stretching from the Sacramento Valley of California to the Carson Valley in Nevada, this 58-mile byway winds its way through the western slope of the Sierra Nevada, reaches the summit at Carson Pass, and ends up on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada. One of the most visually dramatic of the trans-Sierra highways in California, you will witness views of ragged volcanic skylines, cool green mea...

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Carson-Iceberg Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 106.50 miles

The Carson-Iceberg Wilderness now contains a total of 161,181 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1984 the Carson-Iceberg Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an ...

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