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.
09/06/2014Location: Great Basin Visitor Center Classroom Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM,2:00 PM to 3:30 PM Fee Information: Free
Celebrating the Wilderness Act: Another Great American Idea…
2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Wilderness Act, the landmark conservation bill that created a way for Americans to protect their most pristine wild lands for future generations. Join Roberta Moore to have a look at and learn about our great American Wilderness and how this unique American idea has inspired other countries to preserve their natural heritage and pristine landscapes.
Two programs will be held on Saturday, September 6, 2014.
The first program starts at 10:00 a.m. PDT and will be held in the Great Basin Visitor Center Classroom in Baker. The Great Basin Visitor Center is located on SR 487, just north of SR488 (the park entrance road).
The same program will be offered again in the auditorium at the Lehman Caves Visitor Center in the park. This program will start at 2:00 p.m. PDT