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 7/29/2014 More »
Astronomy Programs on Hold
Astronomy programs are on hold while a safety review is completed for visitor and staff safety. Check back soon for an update when the programs will start again. More »
There are many fun, interactive, and educational government agency websites for kids. Just explore the links below.
>Junior Ranger Gazette, Newsletter published by the National Park Service, the National Park Foundation, and the Unilever Corporation.
>NPS Kidszone provides fun online activities for kids.
>Kids Planet, games and activities for kids and curriculum for teachers in Spanish and English.
>Ranger Rick's Kid Zone, National Wildlife Federation's discovery Website for kids.
>FEMA for Kids, Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Exploring the World of the Underground
>Kids Fire Related Links; Fire Education
Exploring the Universe
>Star Child Learning Center, NASA
>Earth & Moon Viewer, Index Librorum Liberorum by John Walker
Did You Know?
Great Basin National Park's mountain lions feed primarily on mule deer but also include porcupines, rabbits, bighorn sheep, beaver, elk, marmots, and small rodents in their diets.