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Ruby Mountains Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 15.34 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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Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (775)-779-2237 Email: Marti_Collins@fws.gov Distance: 18.67 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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Zunino/Jiggs Reservoir Recreation Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 22.70 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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Lamoille Canyon Road National Park

Phone: 18004287143 Distance: 28.86 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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Goshute Canyon Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 30.60 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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East Humboldts Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 39.12 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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Becky Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 44.17 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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Goshute Canyon And Goshute Cave National Park

3 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 46.84 miles

Explore underground wonders in Goshute Cave and hike to bristlecone pine forests and limestone formations.

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Goshute Mountain Watchable Wildlife Area National Park

3 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 52.02 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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Ely Elk Viewing Area National Park

1 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 61.64 miles

Occasionally elk can be observed feeding during the fall and spring seasons, both along the paved highway south of Ely and at the viewing area pull-out. Other watchable wildlife species in the area include golden eagles, ravens, black-tailed jackrabbits and least chipmunks.

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Bristlecone Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 67.49 miles

The Bristlecone Wilderness now contains a total of 14,095 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 2006 the Bristlecone 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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Blue Mass Scenic Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 69.92 miles

Elevation 7,000 ft. Scenic wonderland of streams and springs, old cabins, granite cliffs and pinnacles and lush vegetation.

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Illipah Reservoir Recreation Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 72.95 miles

17 camp sites. Elevation 6,840 ft. Reservoir provides boating, fishing.

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Bonneville Salt Flats National Park

2 Activites Phone: (801)-977-4300 Email: blm_ut_sl_mail@blm.gov Distance: 74.85 miles

30,000 acres of flat ancient salt beds, a remnant of the prehistoric sea, Lake Bonneville, which once covered a huge expanse of the Great Basin, and is now reduced to the Great Salt Lake. The Salt flats are legendary for their high speed raceway, which provides a perfect surface and size for the jet powered rocket racers which attain speeds of over 600 mph. Permits must be obtained for filming, ra...

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Garnet Hill National Park

4 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 77.48 miles

Elevation: 7000 ft. Rockhound site. Dark red garnets are the feature. Also view the open pit copper mine of the Robinson Mining District.

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Pony Express Trail National Park

8 Activites Phone: (801)-977-4300 Email: utslmail@blm.gov Distance: 79.05 miles

Relive a dramatic part of the West's history as you travel the same trail that Pony Express Riders covered over 100 years ago. You can stop at stations and modern interpretive sites along the Backcountry Byway where exhausted riders once rested before they raced on to complete their 1,800-mile mail run. You can extend our visit to the past with a night's stay at the campground and reconstructed st...

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Government Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 83.00 miles

The Government Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 6,313 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 2006 the Government 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....

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Jarbidge Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 91.30 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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Mill Creek Recreation Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (775)-635-4000 Email: bmfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 92.78 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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North Wildhorse Recreation Area National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 95.21 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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Mt. Moriah Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (775)-289-1800 Email: eyfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 95.53 miles

The Mt. Moriah Wilderness now contains a total of 89,790 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the Mt. Moriah 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...

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South Fork Canyon Recreation Area National Park

10 Activites Phone: (775)-753-0200 Email: elfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 101.35 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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Currant Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 102.29 miles

The Currant Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 47,357 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the Currant 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 solitude. In an a...

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Hickison Petroglyph Recreation Area National Park

3 Activites Phone: (775)-635-4062 Email: bmfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 102.72 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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Knolls Ohv Recreation Area National Park

1 Activites Phone: (801)-977-4300 Email: utslmail@blm.gov Distance: 104.87 miles

Elevation 4275 feet. The landscape at Knolls consists of sand dunes, mud flats, rock outcrops, and salt flats. Perhaps not the place for a romantic picnic, but certainly ideal for OHV use and motorcycling. There are no facilities here, but it is still popular among enthusiasts, who just bring what they need for a day of hard riding. Each year several riding events are staged here.

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