Road Work at Great Basin National Park
Road work will create delays on the main park road going up to Lehman Caves Visitor Center and Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive. Wheeler Peak Campground will close at noon on September 2nd and portions of the Scenic Drive. Click more for details. Updated 8/25/14 More »
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.
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?
When was Great Basin National Park designated?
What is the annual visitation?
Did You Know?
There are 48 miles of perennial streams, and over 400 springs in the South Snake Range, home to Great Basin National Park. Over 75% of wildlife species are dependent upon these riparian areas for food, water, and cover at some stage of their life cycles.