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Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 16.46 miles

The Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 32,020 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak 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 s...

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South Fork Owyhee River Recreation Area National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 49.33 miles

The South Fork Owyhee River flows north through the Owyhee desert, joining the river's East Fork in southwestern Idaho. River-running in rafts and kayaks through the steep-walled canyon is the most popular recreational activity from late March through early June.

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Water Canyon National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 51.79 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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Owyhee River Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-896-5912 Email: BLM_ID_OwyheeOffice@blm.gov Distance: 51.80 miles

The Owyhee River Wilderness now contains a total of 267,328 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Idaho. In 2009 the Owyhee River 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 a...

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Wilson Reservoir Recreation Management Area National Park

10 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 54.82 miles

Rolling sagebrush surrounds this scenic area that lies near the base of the majestic Bull Run Mountains. The reservoir is apopular year-round fishery for rainbow and German brown trout. Large mouth bass fishing is usually good during the summermonths. Ice fishing is very popular, although vehicle access is poor and the road is not maintained during winter months. There are 15 campsites with picnic...

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North Jackson Mountains Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 58.58 miles

The North Jackson Mountains Wilderness (covering 23,437 acres) consists mainly of a juniper, and sage brush covered environment with rock formations and cliffs of various sizes. Elevations in the Wilderness range from 4,000 feet to the high point of Parrot Peak at 8,400 feet. Deep rugged canyons are laden with aspen, willow and cottonwood groves and a diverse community of riparian vegetation inclu...

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Black Canyon Reservoir National Park

6 Activites Phone: (208)-365-2682 Email: pninfo@usbr.gov Distance: 64.24 miles

Black Canyon Reservoir is formed by Black Canyon Diversion Dam, a part of the Boise Project. Managed by the Bureau of Reclamation, this 1,100-acre reservoir offers 12 miles of shoreline. Boating and fishing are the major recreational activities at the reservoir, which is located northeast of Emmett in southwest Idaho. This site offers restrooms, boat ramps, camping (for reservations call 208-365-2...

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South Jackson Mountains Wilderness National Park

9 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 66.58 miles

The South Jackson Mountains Wilderness (54,536 acres) is a special place, from the looming presence of King Lear Peak's granite rock formations, to the juniper woodlands and rugged canyons of cottonwoods that block out the outside world and significantly enhance the opportunity for solitude. The west-facing side of the South Jackson provides many interesting and rugged canyons on the hike to the ...

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North Fork Owyhee Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-896-5912 Email: BLM_ID_OwyheeOffice@blm.gov Distance: 68.52 miles

The North Fork Owyhee Wilderness now contains a total of 43,413 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Idaho. In 2009 the North Fork Owyhee 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 solit...

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Pine Forest Recreation Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 71.53 miles

The Pine Forest Range, in northern Nevada's arid Great Basin, is a rare and exceptional area of abundant streams and clear, cold subalpine lakes. Nestled in a cirque and fed by snowmelt and springs, these lakes are not only visually stunning but also possess an excellent trout fishery. The lakes are surrounded by a rare remnant population of white bark and limber pines; stands of quaking aspen a...

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Pole Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-896-5912 Email: BLM_ID_OwyheeOffice@blm.gov Distance: 74.72 miles

The Pole Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 12,533 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Idaho. In 2009 the Pole Creek 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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Owyhee Uplands Backcountry Byway National Park

6 Activites Phone: (208)-896-5912 Email: id_owyhee_fo@blm.gov Distance: 75.79 miles

The 103-mile Owyhee Uplands Back Country Byway offers high desert scenery at its finest. From expanses of sagebrush and grasslands to sheer, red-walled river canyons, the Byway provides an opportunity to visit a vast, little-known, and unchanged corner of the American West.

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Black Rock Desert Wilderness National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 76.16 miles

The Black Rock Desert Wilderness is a large desert playa and the remains of prehistoric Lake Lahontan. At 314,835 acres, the area is one of the largest protected desert playas in the United States. Vistas go on for miles and mirages sneak up from all sides of the desert floor. The vastnes and overwhelming feeling of isolation in this wilderness create an experience unlike any other. Please fo...

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North Wildhorse Recreation Area National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 81.88 miles

Wildhorse Reservoir is an important northeastern Nevada year-round fishery, which also offers excellent ice fishing in the winter (December through early March). Summers are mild, and boating, shore fishing, water skiing and wind surfing are popular activities. There are 18 campsites , tables, fire rings, grills, tree or shade ramadas, three group sites, vault toilets, hand pump water, no hook-ups...

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Owyhee Wild & Scenic River National Park

14 Activites Phone: (541)-473-3144 Email: BLM_OR_VL_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 82.88 miles

This wild river corridor flows through southeastern Oregon from the Idaho/Oregon state line to Owyhee Reservoir. (It excludes the Rome Valley, which is a ranching and agricultural area.) Explore this National Wild and Scenic River by floating some of its 120 miles through rugged, spectacular canyonlands and ash flows. The river was included in the National Wild and Scenic River System in 1984 beca...

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North Black Rock Range Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 85.79 miles

North Black Rock Range Wilderness (30,648 acres) contains several scenic and interesting land forms. A large escarpment with volcanic tuffs and varied colors bisects the western portion of the wilderness which overlooks the massive landslide which formed Summit Lake. Spectacular views of the lake can be seen from this escarpment, and in the fall there are dramatic splashes of fall colors that can ...

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Lahontan Cutthroat Natural Area National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1503 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 86.09 miles

The Lahontan Cutthroat Tout Natural Area Instant Study Area (12,316 acres) straddles the north end of the Black Rock Range. It is an outstandingly beautiful area with its running water, large stands of quaking aspen, willow and mahogany trees, lush meadows, colorful rock formations and good populations of wildlife. The northern extremities of the Black Rock Desert lie to the east and west. Elevati...

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Pahute Peak Wilderness National Park

7 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 88.87 miles

The Pahute Peak Wilderness (56,890 acres) is predominantly natural from its southern badland landscapes with colorful mineral deposits, to northern Big Mountain, a nearly flat topped mountain with steep slopes, aspen laden drainages, and mountain mahogany stands. Incredible unimpaired views can be seen from atop the dominant ridgeline through the middle of this wilderness, known as the North Blac...

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Mill Creek Recreation Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (775)-635-4000 Email: bmfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 92.00 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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Steens Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-573-4400 Email: BLM_OR_BU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 93.29 miles

The Steens Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 170,025 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 2000 the Steens Mountain 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 solitud...

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Rye Patch Reservoir National Park

6 Activites Phone: (702)-538-7321 Distance: 94.27 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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Big Jacks Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-384-3300 Email: ddraheim@blm.gov Distance: 94.48 miles

The Big Jacks Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 52,826 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Idaho. In 2009 the Big Jacks Creek 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....

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Little Jacks Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-384-3300 Email: BLM_ID_BruneauOffice@blm.gov Distance: 95.22 miles

The Little Jacks Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 50,929 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Idaho. In 2009 the Little Jacks Creek 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 sol...

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High Rock Lake Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 98.82 miles

The High Rock Lake Wilderness (59,107 acres) contains the northern portion of the Calico Mountains. Much of the area consists of large mesa which slants downward to the east. The west side of the area consists of rim rock bluffs and the northwest corner is occupied by the intermittent High Rock Lake. High Rock Lake was created about 14,000 years ago after a large rockslide closed the original outl...

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East Fork High Rock Canyon Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 102.02 miles

The East Fork High Rock Canyon Wilderness (52,618 acres) consists of a large area of broad volcanic uplands dissected by the deeply cut drainages of High Rock and the East Fork of High Rock Canyons (also known as Pole Canyon). The many cliffs and rock formations support a wide range of wildlife habitats including a nesting raptor population of golden eagles, prairie falcons, hawks and owls. The ca...

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