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Rockhounding Nevada
Rockhounds from novice to expert seeking agate, opal, jasper, and malachite, or searching for petrified wood and fossils, are likely to unearth these treasures in Nevada. Sparsely populated with millions of acres of accessible public lands, Nevada holds geologic wonders. The state's 94 best rockhounding sites are featured in this well-researched guidebook. Includes a list of museums of special geologic interest.    

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Photographs of the Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive

The Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive is a spectacular drive into the high elevations of Great Basin National Park. The road is paved for its entire length. The drive provides excellent views of Wheeler Peak and the other peaks of the Snake Range in Great Basin National Park.

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Photos of the Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive

Great Basin Nat'l Park Peaks of the Snake Range Wheeler Peak

Unhappy Face on the Road A Seat With a View Wheeler Peak

Wheeler Peak #2 Wheeler Peak #3 Snowed in Campground

Wheeler Peak Trailhead Sign Trailhead Vertical Sign #2 Vertical Life Zones of Great Basin Park

Close Up of Sign Close Up of Sign #2 The Summit Trailhead

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