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Top Choice Burgers in Fallon

Middlegate Station

A legendary pit stop on the 'Loneliest Road in America,' 47 miles from Fallon, this quirky, ramshackle ranch-style saloon is famous for its Middlegate Monster Burger and general Wild West vibe. While burgers are kin…
Top Choice American in Fallon

Slanted Porch

Fresh salads, hot sandwiches and burgers fill the lunch menu of this gorgeous little bar/restaurant in a converted old home, with, of course, a slanted porch, which feels slightly out of place in no-frills Fallon. P…
Diner in Fallon

Jerry's Restaurant

Cheap and cheery, Jerry's is a modern family restaurant that has been retro-styled to give an old-school-diner feel. So, while it's not original Americana, lovers of the genre are bound to enjoy the hearty, homestyl…
State Park in Fallon

Sand Mountain Recreation Area

About 25 miles southeast of Fallon off Hwy 50 you'll come across Sand Mountain, a 600ft-tall sand dune that 'sings,' occasionally producing a low-pitched boom. Hope to hear it on hot dry evenings when the dunes are …
American in Fallon

Cold Springs Station

In the middle of nowhere between Fallon and Austin, amidst glorious mountain vistas, you'll find this RV park and restaurant, the perfect place to stop for a bite, with home cooking, burgers and comfort food. It's s…
Museum in Fallon

Churchill County Museum & Archives

Besides the usual pioneer relics, this museum and local county archives also displays an interesting replica of a Paiute hut and sponsors twice-monthly guided tours ($1) of Hidden Cave. The cave is near Grimes Point…
Spectator Sport in Fallon

Top Gun Raceway

Overhead you might spot an F-16 flying over Fallon, home of the US Navy's Top Gun fighter-pilot school, but on the ground, dragsters and classic hot rods compete at the Top Gun Raceway between March and November. Hi…
Park in Fallon

Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge

A bird-watcher's delight, northeast of Fallon off Stillwater Rd (NV Hwy 166), Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge is a haven for over 280 species of birds, at their most active in mid-May. Free primitive campsites a…
State Park in Fallon

Walker Lake State Recreation Area

North of the town of Hawthorne, Hwy 95 traces the shrinking shoreline of this popular picnicking, swimming, boating and fishing spot.
Archaeological Site in Fallon

Grimes Point Archaeological Area

About 10 miles east of Fallon, you can walk a ¾-mile trail past rock carvings (petroglyphs) dating as far back as 9000 years. Need more archaeological significance? Loop back to the pre-historic Hidden Cave, via a s…