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    Great Basin

    National Park Nevada

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  • Road Work at Great Basin National Park

    Road work will begin in Upper Lehman and Wheeler Peak Campgrounds. Campgrounds will be open but may be noisy and have large vehicles on the roads. The Scenic Drive is open with up to 15 min delays due to road work. Click more for details. Updated 9/9/14 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.

Our Staff & Offices

2013 Great Basin National Park Staff

2013 Great Basin National Park Staff

Great Basin National Park is operated year round by a core staff of approximately 30 employees. Another 30 seasonal employees supplement that number during the busy summer months. All employees function in one of five divisions.

 

Park Management and Administration
Superintendent: Steve Mietz
(775) 234-7502

Administrative Officer: Anita Hansen
(775) 234-7501

Interpretation
Chief of Interpretation: Betsy Duncan-Clark
(775) 234-7512

Resource and Visitor Protection
Chief Ranger: Tammie Henderson
(775) 234-7580

Resource Management
Resource Manager: Tod Williams
(775) 234-7560

Maintenance
Facility Manager: Glen Dearden
(775) 234-7530

Did You Know?

Western skink

Skinks and many other lizards have the ability to rejuvenate their tails. The bright coloration of the tail in some species attracts predators to the break-away appendage, aiding in escape.