Discover Your Nevada

How many Nevada places have you and your family visited that are 50 miles from your front door? Three? Four?? More??? 

We’re willing to bet there are breathtaking views, funky outdoor art, and fascinating ghost towns that you and your family haven’t seen. Yet.

Discover Your Nevada will help you find all the wonder our state holds for Nevada adventurers. TravelNevada is working with the Nevada Department of Education to award a student or class a story filled field trip they’ll never forget. Share your adventures with us. Use #DiscoverNV.

Discover Your Nevada and explore the state this summer. And take pride in knowing that you’re sharing the excitement of traveling the Silver State with a student. 

THE ROUTES

LONELIEST ROAD IN AMERICA: U.S. Highway 50 From Carson City to Ely

(MAP) 285 miles/457 kilometers, plus side trips to Great Basin National Park and other attractions.
When traveling along this route, be sure to use #DiscoverNV so we can follow along on Nevada road trip! 

FREE RANGE ART: U.S. 95 From Las Vegas to Tonopah – Las Vegas to Tonopah via Highway 95 with a detour to the Seven Magic Mountains art installation on Interstate 15

(MAP) 473 miles / 1244 km
When traveling along this route, be sure to use #DiscoverNV so we can follow along on Nevada road trip! 

LAKE TAHOE LOOP: Reno to Lake Tahoe, through Carson Valley, Carson City, and Virginia City

(MAP) 142 miles / 229 km
When traveling along this route, be sure to use #DiscoverNV so we can follow along on Nevada road trip! 

COWBOY CORRIDOR: Interstate 80, Reno to West Wendover 

(MAP) 396 miles/637 km
When traveling along this route, be sure to use #DiscoverNV so we can follow along on Nevada road trip! 

BURNER BYWAY: Reno to the Black Rock Desert

(MAP) 205 miles / 330 km
When traveling along this route, be sure to use #DiscoverNV so we can follow along on Nevada road trip! 

EXTRATERRESTRIAL HIGHWAY: State Route 375

(MAP) 211 miles/340 kilometers
When traveling along this route, be sure to use #DiscoverNV so we can follow along on Nevada road trip! 

THE RUBIES ROUTE: Lamoille Scenic Byway and Jarbidge Historic Townsite – the Lamoille Scenic Byway via state routes 227 and 229

(MAP) Elko to Lamoille Canyon Scenic Byway
(MAP) Elko to Angel Lake
When traveling along this route, be sure to use #DiscoverNV so we can follow along on Nevada road trip! 

GREAT BASIN HIGHWAY: U.S. 93 From Las Vegas to Ely, with 8 Nevada State Parks and Great Basin National Park  – U.S. Highway 93 from Las Vegas to Ely with a focus on state parks, and a detour to Great Basin National Park

(MAP) 355 miles/571 kilometers, mostly on U.S. 93, also known as the Great Basin Highway
When traveling along this route, be sure to use #DiscoverNV so we can follow along on Nevada road trip! 

THE DEATH DRIVE: Las Vegas to Pahrump, Death Valley, Rhyolite Ghost Town and the Spring Mountains

(MAP) 328 miles / 528 km
When traveling along this route, be sure to use #DiscoverNV so we can follow along on Nevada road trip! 

 

 

 

 

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