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 »
The following list is for use in Great Basin National Park, North and South Snake Ranges, and Spring and Snake Valleys, White Pine County and Millard County, UT. It is based on museum searches and field observations conducted as part of the Servicewide Inventory and Monitoring Program.
Amphibians (Class Amphibia)
True Toads (Family Bufonidae)
Western Toad (Bufo Boreas)
Woodhouse’s Toad (bufo woodhousei)
True Frogs (Family Ranidae)
Northern Leopard Frog (Rana pipiens)
Columbia Spotted Frog (Rana luteiventris)
Bullfrog (Rana catesbiana)
Spadefoots (Family Pelobatidae)
Great Basin Spadefoot (Spea intermontanus)
> Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Great Basin National Park & Vicinity (1,876 KB PDF File)
Did You Know?
Great Basin National Park has a annual Astronomy Festival each September to celebrate its dark skies.