ADVENTURE is calling
Preserving and promoting the Great Basin
The Great Basin National Heritage Area is the epitome of remote destinations with the Great Basin National Park, hundreds of miles of ATV trails, and numerous natural attractions. Explore the wide open spaces, travel uncrowded trails, and experience some of the darkest night skies in the country.
Outdoor adventure not on the ticket? The historical and cultural attractions in this region of the Great Basin range from the World War II museum honoring the Topaz Internment Camp to the Nevada Northern Railway to the Territorial Statehouse.
The Great Basin National Heritage Area is an intriguing blend of historical attractions with expansive opportunities for outdoor recreation. The traditions of the Great Basin remain strong, and the pioneering spirit of the communities dotting this landscape is its signature asset.
The highlight of the Great Basin National Heritage Area's efforts is the preservation and promotion of the rich history in this region. The Heritage Area has utilized $1.1 million in federal funding to collaborate with local partners on 120 projects with a match of over $5 million in non federal funding.