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.
If you wish to help Great Basin National Park fund its projects and operations, you can make a donation directly to the park.
Your donation check should be made payable to DOI - National Park Service.
You can mail a check to:
Your contribution supports resource management, education, visitor programs, and visitor protection throughout Great Basin National Park. One hundred percent of your donation goes directly to the park.
For more information on direct donations and how they help Great Basin National Park, please contact Betsy Duncan-Clark at 775-234-7331 at park headquarters.
Thank you for your contribution to Great Basin National Park!
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.