Great Basin National Park
100 Great Basin National Park
Baker, NV 89311-9700
A remnant icefield on 13,063-foot Wheeler Peak, an ancient bristlecone pine forest, 75-foot limestone Lexington Arch, and the tunnels and decorated galleries of Lehman Caves are the major features.
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
601 Nevada Highway
Boulder City, NV 89005-2426
Lake Mead, formed by Hoover Dam, and Lake Mohave, by Davis Dam on the Colorado River, and over one million acres of surrounding desert and mountains compose this first national recreation area established by an act of Congress.