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22 Top-Rated Places to Visit in Nevada That Are Must-See

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22 Top-Rated Places to Visit in Nevada That Are Must-See

Introduction - Top-rated places to visit in Nevada like Las Vegas, Lake Tahoe, and Hoover Dam get much-deserved attention, but the state...

 

Cathedral Gorge State Park

Place to visit 1 - From afar, Cathedral Gorge State Park is difficult to distinguish from the many desert canyons, ravines, and monoliths that dot...

 

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area

Place to visit 2 - Less than twenty miles off the strip of Las Vegas, Red Rock Canyon is a beautiful way to escape the...

 

Hoover Dam

Place to visit 3 - Hoover Dam was built between 1931 and 1936, creating Lake Mead, the largest freshwater reservoir in the United States. Today,...

 

Lehman Caves

Place to visit 4 - The Lehman Caves in Great Basin National Park take visitors deep into the bowels of the earth. Stalactites and other...

 

Rhyolite Ghost Town

Place to visit 5 - Rhyolite Ghost Town gets its name from the volcanic rock in the area, but it became a boomtown when the...

 
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East Ely Railroad Depot Museum

Place to visit 6 - The Nevada Northern Railway played a crucial role in the West, transporting most of the copper ore used to electrify...

 

Great Basin National Park

Place to visit 7 - Great Basin National Park is a powerful reminder of the diversity of Nevada's landscape. You can contact the National Parks...

 
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Las Vegas Strip

Place to visit 8 - Visitors come from all around the world to try their luck, catch a show, treat themselves to luxury by staying...

 

Lake Mead

Place to visit 9 - Lake Mead was created by the construction of the Hoover Dam, filling the once dry basin to depths of up...

 

Fort Churchill State Historic Park

Place to visit 10 - Built in 1861 and preserved in their state of decay, the ruins of Fort Churchill are among the historical sites...

 

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