• Bristlecone Pine

    Great Basin

    National Park Nevada

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  • Road Work at Great Basin National Park

    The Scenic Drive is open with up to 15 min delays due to road work. Wheeler Peak Campground will be closed for the day on October 14th. Lower Lehman Campground will be closed for the day on October 15th. Click more for details. Updated 10/9/14 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.

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 07/08/2013, 07/09/2013, 07/10/2013

    Location: Baker, NV | Map Fee Information: FREE Contact Name: Gretchen Baker Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 775-234-7541

The 2013 Arachnid BioBlitz at Great Basin National Park will be held Monday-Wednesday, July 8-10, 2013 to coincide with the new moon.

Dr. Paula Cushing of the Denver Museum of Nature and Science and organizer of the Colorado Spider Project will be our lead taxonomist. The BioBlitz will include workshops, night collecting hikes, programs for kids and families, opportunities for arachnologists and entomologists to share ideas, and more. To be added to the mailing list for the BioBlitz and receive updates, please contact Gretchen_Baker@nps.gov.