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Progress!  We've found an Internet address for over  95% of al the State and National Parks, and most state forests and wildlife areas,  and we're adding address and contact information daily.  We're working to add  more statue and national Forests, Preserves, and Wildlife Management information (and other federal lands, like BLM and Corps of Engineers)  Details for each park remain in the future.  If you know about a property, we'll consider adding your description of up to 50 words.  We're unable to pay for this, but will gladly give authorship credit. Just drop us an e-mail.  And please, we always want to know if we've provided incorrect information, so let us know.  
 

Parks - Nevada  Quinn Canyon - Sand Mountain

 
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   Quinn Canyon Wilderness         Wilderness.net  WILD

  http://www.wilderness.net/index.cfm?fuse=NWPS&sec=wildView&WID

  e-mail  info@wilderness.net

  College of Forestry and Conservation, Wilderness Institute

    The Quinn Canyon Wilderness now contains a total of 27,000 acres and is managed by the U.S. Forest Service. All of the wilderness is in the state of Nevada

    Recreation.gov


 Railroad Valley Wildlife Management Area  
 
Bureau of Land Management       BLM

  http://www.publiclands.org/html/explore/site.asp?search=YES&back=S

  e-mail  SMaurer@plia.org  775/635-4000

  Battle Mountain BLM Field Office

  50 Bastian Road

  Battle Mountain   NV  89820

    A terrific birding place with 147 species listed with half considered  common to the area. Four separate sections provide habitat for  migratory and nesting waterfowl, non-game birds, mammals, and  fishes. The areas cannot be seen from the highway, so it is

     Recreation.gov

 

  Rainbow Mountain Wilderness   Wilderness.net  WILD

  http://www.wilderness.net/index.cfm?fuse=NWPS&sec=wildView&WID

  e-mail  info@wilderness.net

  College of Forestry and Conservation, Wilderness Institute

    The Rainbow Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of  24,997 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management  and the U.S. Forest Service. All of the wilderness is in the state of Nevada

   Recreation.gov


  Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area 
 
Bureau of Land Management       BLM

  http://www.publiclands.org/html/explore/site.asp?search=YES&back=S

  e-mail  r3brown@nv.blm.gov  702-363-1921

  4765 W. Vegas Drive

  Las Vegas  NV  89107

    This is a beautiful area in which to experience the natural wonders  of the Mohave Desert. The red- and cream-colored sandstone cliffs are awesome.  Scramble across fossilized sand dunes, explore  the recesses between the rocks, climb sheer rock walls

    Recreation.gov

 

  Rhyolite Historic Area   Bureau of Land Management        BLM

  http://www.publiclands.org/html/explore/site.asp?search=YES&back=S

  e-mail  SMaurer@plia.org  775/635-4000

  Battle Mountain BLM Field Office

  50 Bastian Road

  Battle Mountain   NV  89820

    This historic ghost town is known for its "Cook Bank Building"  which is one of the most photographed buildings in the West. Day  use only.     

    Recreation.gov

 

  Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge        Fish and Wildlife Service FWS

  http://pacific.fws.gov/refuges/field/NV_rubylk.htm  775-779-8837

  Ruby Valley  NV

    Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge lies at the southern end of the  Ruby Valley in northeast Nevada. Located at an elevation of 6,000  feet and flanked on the west by the rugged and scenic Ruby Mountains, it is one of the most remote refuges in the lower 48

   Recreation.gov

 

  Ruby Mountains Wilderness      Wilderness.net  WILD

  http://www.wilderness.net/index.cfm?fuse=NWPS&sec=wildView&WID

  e-mail  info@wilderness.net

  College of Forestry and Conservation, Wilderness Institute

    The Ruby Mountains Wilderness now contains a total of  90,000 acres and is managed by the U.S. Forest Service. All of  the wilderness is in the state of Nevada.

    Recreation.gov

  Rye Patch SRA  State Recreation Area           NV DSP
 
http://parks.nv.gov/rp.htm  775 538-7321
 
2505 Rye Patch Reservoir Road
 
Lovelock     NV    89419
  Last Update    4 /19/2004

  Salmon Falls Creek Recreation Area   Bureau of Land Management   BLM

  http://www.publiclands.org/html/explore/site.asp?search=YES&back=S

  e-mail  SMaurer@plia.org  775/753-0200

  Elko Field Office

  3900 E. Idaho Street

  Elko  NV  89801

    Class I and II floatable river. Primitive camping along Salmon Falls Creek.

    Recreation.gov
 

  Sand Mountain Recreation Area Bureau of Land Management       BLM

  http://www.publiclands.org/html/explore/site.asp?search=YES&back=S

  e-mail  SMaurer@plia.org  775-885-6000

  Carson City Field Office

  5665 Morgan Mill Road

  Carson City  NV  89701

    4,795-acre recreation area. Sand Mountain is two miles long, 600

    ft high. Primary use is off road vehicle riding. There is also the

    historic Sand Springs Pony Express Station and Desert Study  

    Area to visit.

     Recreation.gov

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