Cave in Austin

Toquima Caves

Inquire at the USDA Forest Service Austin Ranger District Office if you're interested in visiting these remote and sacred caves. They feature red, yellow, black and white pictographs painted by the Western Shoshones…
Park in Austin

Hickison Petroglyph Recreation Area

North of Hwy 50 at Hickison Summit, about 24 miles east of Austin, Hickison Petroglyph Recreation Area has panoramic lookout points, a self-guided tour, an ADA-accessible trail for viewing the petroglyphs, and a pri…
Museum in Austin

Austin Historical Museum

Housed within the former US Forest Service building, this quaint local history museum, inaugurated in 1992, has olde-worlde displays about mining, ranching, the railroad and local indigenous and pioneering history.