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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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Elko Hotels

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Elko's location guarantees that many travelers in Nevada will spend a night in the city. Since Elko is the only city of any size between Reno and Salt Lake City, numerous hotels and other services that cater to travelers are in Elko.

When traveling down Interstate 80, travelers are advised to "not press on" if they don't feel awake enough to reach Reno or Salt Lake City. Elko is the absolutely best place to stop for those "in-between" Reno and Salt Lake City.

Elko Hotels and Lodging

Suggested Books

Benchmark Nevada Road & Recreation Atlas : This topographic map book shows ALL roads in Nevada. This book is a mandatory requirement if you'll be venturing off the main highways shown on the tourist map. Additionally, this book shows many historical sites, points of interest and recreation areas.

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