Nevada State Parks Wood Permit Sale - Saturday, September 12, 2015
The Nevada Division of State Parks will be making firewood available for purchase in 2015. Permits will go on sale Saturday, September 12, with approximately 150 permits available on a first-come, first-served basis. The sale starts at 7 a.m. on the 1st floor of the Richard H. Bryan state office building, located at 901 South Stewart Street in Carson City. Permits are $65.00 per cord – cash or check only – limit one cord per address/family. The sale will close when all permits have been sold. For more information please call: 775 684-2770
The Nevada State Parks Passport is available at a state park near you!
Camping, fishing, hiking, swimming, nature study, star gazing — not your thing? How about mountain biking, horseback riding, boating, water skiing, snowshoeing, ice-skating? Choose your favorite outdoor activity and Nevada State Parks will provide a place for it. Nevada’s 23 state parks, recreation areas, and historic sites are stretched across terrains as diverse as alpine forests and bone-dry deserts. Among them are natural lakes and man-made reservoirs, such as world-famous, 22-mile-long Lake Tahoe or the much smaller Echo Canyon and its 35-acre reservoir. Read more below…
Eric Johnson | Administrator
OTHER IMPORTANT ISSUES/EVENTS:
8/17/15 - The Sand Harbor Boat Ramp will be closed on Sunday, August 23, 2015 for a special event. The Main portion of the park will be open to the public during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience.
7/29/15 - Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park - The Campground, Fossil House, Visitor Center and tours have now re-opened to the public. The Diana Mine tour remains closed until further notice. Call 775 684-2770 for the most current conditions.
6/24/15 - The State Forester/Firewarden will impose the following fire and travel restrictions for: Fort Churchill, Dayton, Washoe Lake, Lake Tahoe, Berlin Ichthyosaur State Parks and the Carson River Ranches, pursuant to NRS 472.0475 and 407.0475, becoming effective on June 26, 2015. Click here to view the Special Order
5/1/15 - The State Forester/Firewarden will impose the following fire and travel restrictions for: Beaver Dam, Big Bend of the Colorado, Spring Mountain Ranch, and Valley of Fire State Parks, pursuant to NRS 472.0475 and 407.0475, becoming effective on May 15, 2015. Click here to view the Special Order
Public awareness about how to interact with coyotes. Go to http://www.dfg.ca.gov/keepmewild/coyote.html.