Snake Creek Road and Campsites Closed
The Snake Creek Road will be closed from the park boundary into the park to begin work on campsites, trails and restroom improvements. Work will continue until snow closes the project. Work will resume in Spring 2015.
Astronomy Programs to Resume August 23rd
After a safety review Astronmy Programs will begin again on a trial basis on August 23rd. More »
Road Work at Great Basin National Park
Beginning July 8, 2014 and continuing through the end of August there will be road work at Great Basin National Park on paved roads throughout the park. Delays of 10 minutes or less may occur. Updated 8/12/2014 More »
Frequently Asked Questions
Below you will find a list of frequently asked questions about Great Basin National Park. Questions in brown are links that will take you directly to the web page containing the information you are looking for.
When is the busy season?
Where can I obtain a Nevada fishing license?
Are fires permitted in the park?
Where can I get firewood?
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Did You Know?
Nevada is the most mountainous state in the country, with over 300 individual mountain ranges and 42 named summits over 11,000 feet!