Road Work at Great Basin National Park
Road work will create delays on the main park road going up to Lehman Caves Visitor Center and Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive. Wheeler Peak Campground will close at noon on September 2nd and portions of the Scenic Drive. Click more for details. Updated 8/25/14 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 Bonneville cutthroat trout is the only trout native to Great Basin National Park and East Central Nevada. Ancestors of the current Bonneville cutthroat trout were abundant in ancient Lake Bonneville 16,000 to 18,000 years ago, the remnant of what is now the Great Salt Lake in Utah.