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 »
The operation of off-road motor vehicles, also known as All Terrain Vehicles (ATV's) or Off-Highway Vehicles (OHVs), is allowed only on designated roadways. Vehicles must be properly registered and street legal. Off-road travel is strictly prohibited. Please call the Visitor Center, 775-234-7510 for more information.
Did You Know?
Many of Great Basin National Park's bristlecone pines were growing at the time the Egyptians were building the pyramids. Not only are the trees themselves old, but the needles alone can be 25-40 yrs old!