It may be a high desert state, but Nevada is still home to hundreds upon hundreds of lakes, ponds, reservoirs, streams and rivers. Altogether, the Silver State boasts nearly 400,000 surface acres of water. And that means impressive fishing no matter what end of the state you happen to be exploring.
It can be difficult to stand out in a state so rich in amazing outdoor wonders, but Great Basin National Park does just that.
The Ruby Mountains are flush with wildlife, mountain scenery, lakes, streams and valleys, and provide nearly endless opportunities for hiking and outdoor adventure.
Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park offers a number of different areas for visitors to enjoy.
One of the most fascinating lakes in Nevada shimmers like a mirage out of the stark surrounding desert landscape, with its defining pyramid-shaped island rising dramatically out of the water.
When it comes to incredible recreational opportunities, the sky is the limit with Cave Lake State Park!