• 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: 05/24/2013, 09/28/2013

    Location: Ely, NV Time: 7:00 PM Fee Information: See Northern Nevada Railroad Contact Name: Northern Nevada Railroad Contact Email: info@nnry.com Contact Phone Number: 1-866-407-8326

Join the Great Basin Dark Rangers on the "Sunset and Stars"  train on the Northern Nevada Railroad in Ely, NV. Dark Rangers will be talking about astronomy and the train will make a stop half way through for passengers to disembark the train to view through telescopes and then re-board for the ride back. See the Northern Nevada Railroad for tickets and information.