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.
Great Basin National Park offers a variety of opportunities accessible to people with disabilities. Much can be learned about Great Basin National Park from your vehicle and from the accessible facilities and programs. This wild landscape, rich in natural and cultural history, is a wonderful place to spend the day, a week, or more!
Fees and Accommodations
Camping and Picnicking
Note: Persons using the Upper Lehman Creek Campground restroom access ramp may require assistance, due to its steepness.
All picnic areas provide accessible tables and restrooms.
Seeing the Park
Island Forest Trail
Lehman Caves Tour
Please be advised that wheelchairs are not available at the park. First room tours may not be available on every tour, depending on staffing levels.
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Assisted Listening DevicesAssisted listening devices are available for use with any ranger-led program, including cave walks and evening programs. Talk to a ranger at any visitor center about using one before the start of the program.
Telephone Relay ServicesTo access the telephone relay services, please call 1-800-326-6868. The user will be connected to an interpreter and automated system. The voice number in Nevada to reach an interpreter is 1-800-326-6888.
>Accessibility Brochure (PDF)
For other downloadable brochures about Great Basin National Park, go to our brochures webpage.
Did You Know?
Precipitation patterns are highly variable in Great Basin National Park. The wettest year on record at Lehman Caves was 21.2 inches of precipitation in 1982 and the driest year was 7.4 inches in 1953.