Accessible both from Carlin and State Route 226, this county road is maintained gravel and dirt and very accessible by sport utility vehicle. The route travels through a nice variety of mining and ranching areas along Maggie Creek. Plenty of wildlife is usually visible from the road. Difficulty: All levels Getting there: From Elko, drive 26 miles to Carlin. Exit right on first overpass then turn right on first dirt road. Continue until you reach Hwy. 226.