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Events and activities may be listed in numerous 'Activity' categories and sub-categories. I.E. Red Rock Canyon will be in Southern Nevada {Where}, All Year {When}, Hiking {outdoor}, picnicking {outdoor}, horseback riding {outdoor}, and National Rec Area {Parks}.
Also, check the Daily Calendar for Single Day or Weekend Only Events. These may not be listed in the Activities Directory.
*Las Vegas and
Southern Nevada
*Northwest Counties
Incl Reno, Carson City and Lake Tahoe
*Northeast Counties
Incl Lincoln, White Pine & Elko Counties
*Southwest Counties
Incl Pahrump, Beatty, Tonopah and Hawthorne
*North Central Counties
Incl Humboldt, Churchill, Pershing, Lander and Eureka Counties




Activities and Events:

  • Washoe Lake State Park
    Washoe Lake State Park is 18 miles south of Reno and five miles north of Carson City. Travel on U.S. 395, take the Eastlake Boulevard Exit and park entrances are on the west side of Eastlake Boulevard.
  • Valley of Fire State Park
    Mailing: PO Box 515, Overton, Nevada 89040. Valley of Fire State Park is six miles from Lake Mead and 55 miles northeast of Las Vegas via Interstate 15 and on exit 75.
  • Spooner Backcountry - Tahoe Area activities
    Ranger Station Mailing: PO Box 6116, Incline Village, Nevada. The Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park Backcountry is a widespread recreational and natural oasis. Spooner Lake, at the intersection of State Route 28 and U.S. 50.
  • Mormon Station State Historic Park
    Mailing: PO Box 302; Genoa, Nevada 89411. Located in the small town of Genoa, 12 miles south of Carson City via U.S. 395 and State Route 206.
  • Ward Charcoal Ovens
    Mailing: PO Box 151761, Ely, Nevada 89315. The Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park is located in the Egan Mountain Range approximately 18 miles south of Ely, Nevada.
  • Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort
    The Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort is located in downtown Las Vegas, at the intersection of Las Vegas Boulevard and Washington Avenue. Mailing & Physical: 500 E. Washington Ave.; Las Vegas, NV 89101
  • Rye Patch State Recreation Area
    Located 22 miles north of Lovelock and 50 miles southwest of Winnemucca, Exit 129 will take you to the main park entrance, dam and campgrounds. Ranger Station and Address; 2505 Rye Patch Reservoir Road, Lovelock, Nevada 89419
  • Dayton State Park
    Dayton State Park is located on U.S. 50, 12 miles east of Carson City. Mailing Address: P.O Box 1478, Dayton, Nevada 89403
  • Sand Harbor Park/Beach
    mailing: PO Box 6116, Incline Village, NV 89452. Sand Harbor is three miles south of Incline Village on State route 28.
  • Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park
    The park is located 23 miles east of Gabbs on State Route 844. The park is open all year, but winter travel may be prohibitive due to snow. Mailing: HC 61 Box 61200 Austin, Nevada 89310
  • Cave Rock Boat Launch
    The entrance is on Highway 50, three miles south of Glenbrook, just south of the Cave Rock tunnels.
  • Big Bend of the Colorado
    The park is within the Laughlin town limits, one mile south of Casino Drive on South Needles Highway.
  • Cathedral Gorge State Park
    Mailing: PO Box 176, Panaca, Nevada 89042. The park and visitor center is located 2.5 hours north of Las Vegas on Hwy 93, 1.5 west of Cedar City, Utah (UT 56W to NV 319W to US 93N) and 1.5 northeast of St. George, Utah (UT18N to UT 56W to NV 319W to US 93N)
  • Cave Lake State Park
    The park is eight miles south of Ely on U.S. 93, turning onto Success Summit road (State route 486) and continuing east for seven miles. Mailing: P.O. Box 151761 Ely, Nevada 89315
  • South Fork State Recreation Area
    353 Lower South Fork #8; Spring Creek, Nevada 89815. Located 16 miles south of Elko on State Route 228, the park is open year-round, but access may be hampered by snow during the winter months.
  • Lahontan State Recreation Area
    located on the Carson River, 18 miles west of Fallon and 45 miles east of Carson City via U.S. 50. The park is open year-round and can be accessed from several entrances off U.S. 50 east of Silver Springs, and from an entrance off U.S. 95A, south of Silver Springs via Fir Avenue. Mailing: 16799 Lahontan Dam Road, Fallon, Nv 89406
  • Spring Mountain Ranch State Park
    Mailing: PO Box 124, Blue Diamond, Nevada 89004. Use Charleston Blvd, west from Las Vegas, past Red Rock Canyon another 5 miles to entrance on right.

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