Attractions

Nature Reserve in Elko

Lamoille Recreation Area

The Lamoille Recreation Area is part of the Ruby Mountains section of the multilocation Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest. It comprises the spectacular Lamoille Canyon Scenic Byway, which twists and climbs through th…
Museum in Elko

California Trail Interpretive Center

If you're driving the I-80, which follows, in parts, the route of the original California Trail that pioneers trod when opening up the West, a stop at this fascinating and informative center with interactive exhibit…
Arts Center in Elko

Western Folklife Center

To get a taste of life in the Wild West, aspiring cowboys and cowgirls should visit this cultural center, incorporating the Wiegand Gallery's impressive collection of interactive multimedia works, housed in the form…
Museum in Elko

Northeastern Nevada Museum

The Northeastern Nevada Museum has excellent displays on pioneer life, Pony Express riders, Basque settlers and modern mining techniques. Free monthly tours of the nearby Newmont gold mine usually start here; call f…