Great Basin National Park. Based around Wheeler Peak, the Great Basin has 5,000-year-old bristlecone pines, glacial moraines, and the limestone Lehman Caves. It has some of the country's darkest night skies, and there are animal species including Townsend's big-eared bat, Pronghorn, and Bonneville cutthroat trout.
Looking for secluded wilderness? Head to Great Basin National Park in Nevada, one of the least visited National Parks. Hiking Wheeler Peak, camping, caving and seclusion. Click through to read about our trip.
America’s Ancient Marvel: Great Basin National Park