Road Work at Great Basin National Park
Beginning July 8, 2014 and continuing through the end of August there will be road work at Great Basin National Park on paved roads throughout the park. Delays of 10 minutes or less may occur. Updated 7/22/2014 More »
Busy Weekend at Great Basin
July 25th 12:15pm, Cave tours are full for the day. Have you checked out all the other great things there are to do at Great Basin? More »
A single-sheet map covering all six topographic map areas at a scale of 1:48,000 is also available. Published by Earthwalk Press, this map is called "Hiking Map and Guide: Great Basin National Park."
These maps are sold at the Western National Parks Association's visitor center bookstores or purchase online through the USGS.
For more information contact the Western National Parks Association by phone at (775) 234-7528.
Did You Know?
The Sagebrush, a very common resident of Great Basin National Park, is well adapted to the area. The Big Sagebrush root system can extend as much as 90 feet in circumference. This adaptation allows the plant to collect as much water as possible during infrequent rains.