Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures Guide Book

by Bruce Grubbs (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Nevada A Guide to the Stateand39;s Greatest Adventures  by Bruce Grubbs

284pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 9781493027798

Enjoy this comprehensive guide to hikes of varying difficulty levels and lengths in Nevada. It offers up eighty hikes through the dramatic alpine peaks, lush pine forests, shady redrock canyons, and shimmering desert salt flats.

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Trails from the "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 94.
... Preview: A day hike past two alpine lakes featuring close-up views of the high peaks in Great Basin National Park’s Snake Range. Although the Alpine Lakes Trail is relatively short with little elevation gain, ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Baker, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.3
... Preview: A long day hike to Arc Dome, which at 11,773 feet is the highest peak in the Toiyabe Range. This is the shortest route to the summit. The Stewart Creek Trail stays on the right (south) side of the cre ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Tonopah, NV - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 12.8
... Preview: A long but very scenic day hike or backpack trip, with a short section of cross-country, to a pair of alpine lakes set in glacial basins located high in Great Basin National Park’s Snake Range. Sta ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Baker, NV - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 11.4
... Preview: A trail and cross-country hike to an rounded summit that offers fine views of Wheeler Peak and Jeff Davis Peak, in Great Basin National Park. Bald Mountain is much easier to climb than Wheeler Peak, a ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Baker, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.8
... Preview: A day hike in a turn-of-the-twentieth-century mining town. A self-guided trail leads through the old town of Berlin, with extensive signs explaining the history and features. A nature trail also leads ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Gabbs, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: Easy access to The Table and Mount Moriah from a high trailhead, reached via a scenic road on the west side of the Mount Moriah Wilderness, in the Snake Range. This hike is worth it just for the view ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Baker, NV - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 5.8
... Preview: This is a lovely day hike to a unique series of small glacial lakes. The trail winds through groves of aspen and around a terminal moraine left by the ancient glacier and proceeds to Blue Lakes, a ser ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Winnemucca, NV - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 1.4
... Preview: A cross-country day hike to a natural bridge and great views of the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Although this is a day hike of moderate length, the trail is minimal, and the last 400-f ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Las Vegas, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.8
... Preview: This day hike in Great Basin National Park features the Wheeler Glacier, which is the only permanent body of ice between the Sierra Nevada and the Wasatch Mountains, and a bristlecone pine interpretiv ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Baker, NV - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: This is a great day hike to a colorful peak, with excellent views of the northern Santa Rosa Range. This is a moderate but very scenic hike along the seldom-traveled road to the summit. Stay left at t ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Orovada, NV - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5.2
... Preview: An easy day hike to natural water tanks in the redrock Calico Hills in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Follow the wash north 0.25 mile, then turn right (east)at the third canyon and co ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Las Vegas, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: An easy, low-elevation hike in Great Basin National Park that’s great in early season. This is a good hike for early season, before the snow has melted from the high country. Walk up the road from the ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Baker, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.8
... Preview: A series of easy trails in Cathedral Gorge State Park. Cathedral Gorge was formed from layers of ancient lake deposits known as the Panaca formation. These sediments were deposited on the bed of an ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Caliente, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 6
... Preview: A day hike in the Spring Mountains along a high ridge with spectacular alpine views. Use caution if you attempt this hike in late spring or early summer: The higher sections of the trail may be covere ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Las Vegas, NV - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 15.4
... Preview: A day hike in the Monitor Range featuring a beautiful aspen-filled canyon bottom and access to the country east of Table Mountain. The unsigned trail initially follows the south side of Clear Creek, t ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Tonopah, NV - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 6
... Preview: A day hike to a Pony Express station with scenic views of the Desatoya Mountains. The Cold Springs Trail begins near US 50 at an interpretive display that describes the Pony Express. In 1860 and 1861 ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Austin, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: A loop hike at the south end of the Monitor Range. You’ll be hiking this loop counterclockwise. Go east on the Cottonwood Creek Trail (signed just beyond the trailhead).The well-built trail stays on t ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Tonopah, NV - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 9
... Preview: A day hike in the Toiyabe Range offering easy access to Arc Dome Wilderness and the Toiyabe Crest National Recreation Trail. The trail starts at an 8,000-foot saddle then drops east 1.2 miles into the ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Tonopah, NV - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 2.4
... Preview: A cross-country and on-trail day hike in Great Basin National Park featuring an alpine creek and meadows in a seldom-visited area. Walk up the old road you were just driving. You soon pass the limit o ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Baker, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.3
... Preview: A multi-day backpack trip along a major section of the proposed National Scenic Desert Trail through the historic High Rock Canyon area. The Desert Trail is not a constructed trail or clearly defined ... From the guidebook "Hiking Nevada: A Guide to the State's Greatest Adventures"
Gerlach, NV - Backpacking,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 34.8