Telephones not working at Great Basin National Park
The park is experiencing an outage with all incoming and outgoing telephone calls. We hope to resolve this issue soon.
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.
The Midden Newsletter
Get the most up-do-date information relating to resource management at Great Basin National park. Published twice a year, the Midden is a great source to learn more about how we 'manage' nature at Great Basin National Park
Recent Scientific Publications
Follow the most current research related to the Great Basin. Here you will find a sampling of the most up-to-date scholarly articles pertaining to this park.
Several high-quality, media-ready images are available for download and use free of charge. For additional photos and information, please contact Great Basin National Park's Public Affairs Contact.
Did You Know?
White Pine County, home to Great Basin National Park, lays claim to some of the most famous ghost towns in Nevada: Hamilton (the former county seat), Osceola (where the largest gold nugget in the state was found) and Cherry Creek.