National Parks in Nevada

Great Basin National Park

Great Basin National Park

Great Basin National Park is a diverse spot with quiet deserts, caves and dense forests filled with 5,000-year-old bristlecone pines. It's remarkable that this is one of the least-visited national parks, often dismissed as a wasteland.

California

National Historic Trail, NV and CA, CO, ID, KS, MO, NE, OR, UT, WY

Death Valley

National Park, NV and CA

Death Valley Highway in Nevada

Death Valley Highway in Nevada

Death Valley Highway in Nevada can be a lonely road. It is famous for hosting inexplicable phenomena.

Great Basin 

National Park, NV

Stars at Great Basin National Park

Stars at Great Basin National Park

Stargazers will delight in the view from Great Basin, one of the darkest spots in the country after the sun goes down. You'll want to spend the night so you can marvel at the Milky Way and constellations in the deep night sky, a rare treat as light pollution blocks the view from many cities around the country.

Lake Mead

National Recreation Area, NV and AZ

Old Spanish 

National Historic Trail, NV and AZ, CA, CO, NM, UT

Pony Express

National Historic Trail, NV and CA, CO, KS, MO, NE, UT, WY

Tule Springs Fossil Beds

National Monument, NV

floyd lamb park at tule springs in las vegas nevada sunshine

floyd lamb park at tule springs in las vegas nevada sunshine

floyd lamb park at tule springs in las vegas nevada (photo from wikimedia commons)

Photo by: By Neaco (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

By Neaco (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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