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North Wildhorse Recreation Area National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 35.63 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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Lamoille Canyon Road National Park

Phone: 18004287143 Distance: 35.96 miles

The Ruby Mountains are Nevada's wettest, and therefore most verdant mountain range. Follow this winding road around the base of 11,249-foot Ruby Dome, up glacially-formed Lamoille Canyon.

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Wilson Reservoir Recreation Management Area National Park

10 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 41.60 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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East Humboldts Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 43.59 miles

The East Humboldts Wilderness now contains a total of 36,670 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the East Humboldts 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 o...

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Jarbidge Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 44.01 miles

The Jarbidge Wilderness now contains a total of 111,087 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1964 the Jarbidge 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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Ruby Mountains Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 49.36 miles

The Ruby Mountains Wilderness now contains a total of 93,090 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the Ruby Mountains 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 o...

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Zunino/Jiggs Reservoir Recreation Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 51.08 miles

Immediately east of the splendid Ruby Mountains, along the Hastings Cutoff of the California National Historic Trail, this reservoir remains accessible during winter months due to its close proximity to paved state Hwy. 228. However, the resvoir is fry during drought years. The area is a popular access point for the Humboldt National Forest and the RubyLakes National Wildlife Refuge. Primitive cam...

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South Fork Owyhee River Recreation Area National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 52.68 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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South Fork Canyon Recreation Area National Park

10 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 59.96 miles

Located northwest of South Fork State Recreation Area, South Fork Canyon offers access to the South Fork River. Float the river in tubes, kayaks or canoes. Along the river you will have the opportunity to see part of the California National Historic Trail (Hastings Cutoff), wildlife, deep limestone canyon walls, and cultural sites. The best time to float the river is during spring runoff. The rive...

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Bruneau-Jarbidge Rivers Recreation Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (208)-384-3300 Email: ddraheim@blm.gov Distance: 65.62 miles

Rhyolote canyons, towering 1,200 feet above the river, have sliced through the plateau of the Owyhee Uplands. The rivers offer challenging whitewater boating in an isolated setting. The canyons and plateau provide ample opportunity for those who wish to explore the area on foot. Sportsmen will find excellent fishing for trout and hunting for upland birds and some big game. The Bruneau Canyon Overl...

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Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (775)-779-2237 Email: Marti_Collins@fws.gov Distance: 70.58 miles

Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge lies at the southern end of the Ruby Valley in northeast Nevada. Located at an elevation of 6,000 feet and flanked on the west by the rugged and scenic Ruby Mountains, it is one of the most remote refuges in the lower 48 states. The refuge encompasses 39,928 acres and consists of a marsh bordered by meadows, grasslands, and brush-covered uplands. It serves as...

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Bruneau-Jarbidge Rivers Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-736-2350 Email: BLM_ID_JarbidgeOffice@blm.gov Distance: 79.60 miles

The Bruneau-Jarbidge Rivers Wilderness now contains a total of 89,996 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Idaho. In 2009 the Bruneau-Jarbidge Rivers Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportuniti...

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Mill Creek Recreation Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (775)-635-4000 Email: bmfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 80.86 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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Owyhee River Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-896-5912 Email: BLM_ID_OwyheeOffice@blm.gov Distance: 84.39 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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Salmon Falls Creek Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (208)-677-6600 Email: BLM_Id_BurleyOffice@blm.gov Distance: 84.61 miles

The Salmon Falls Dam was built in 1910 to provide irrigation water for farms but now is an important recreation site. The BLM operates Lud Drexler Park just above the dam.Anglers will find their prayers answered here, with plenty of brown trout, chinook and kokanee salmon, yellow perch, black crappie, channel catfish, small mouth bass, and walleye. This is the premier walleye fishery in Idaho, a...

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Black Canyon Reservoir National Park

6 Activites Phone: (208)-365-2682 Email: pninfo@usbr.gov Distance: 87.18 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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Water Canyon National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 94.57 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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Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 94.58 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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Goshute Canyon Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 95.03 miles

The Goshute Canyon Wilderness now contains a total of 42,544 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 2006 the Goshute Canyon 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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Big Jacks Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-384-3300 Email: ddraheim@blm.gov Distance: 97.74 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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Goshute Mountain Watchable Wildlife Area National Park

3 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 100.33 miles

Elevation 9000 feet. Goshute Mountains funnel thousands of raptors past this site during the fall migration. Follow watchable wildlife binocular logo signs from Alternate 93 to trailhead parking. Part of this site is a wilderness study area, under consideration for federal protection. There is a 3 mile trail towards the top of the mountain rated moderate to strenuous. Breathtaking views of the Gos...

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Pole Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-896-5912 Email: BLM_ID_OwyheeOffice@blm.gov Distance: 100.61 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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Balanced Rock National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-736-2350 Email: BLM_ID_JarbidgeOffice@blm.gov Distance: 104.99 miles

South of Buhl in the Salmon Falls Creek Canyon stands world-famous Balanced Rock. Over 48 feet tall and 40 tons, the wind-carved rock balances precariously on a pedestal only 3 feet by 17 inches. Nearby Balanced Rock Park is a good spot for a picnic.

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Little Jacks Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-384-3300 Email: BLM_ID_BruneauOffice@blm.gov Distance: 105.79 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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Becky Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 107.98 miles

The Becky Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 18,119 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 2006 the Becky 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 solitude. In an ag...

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