3rd annual classic car show at Valley of Fire April 21

OVERTON, Nev. – The 3rd annual classic car show at Valley of Fire State Park is open to pre-1985 classic vehicles.  Music, food and history displays will complement the classic cars on display April 21, 2012.  Prizes will be awarded at 3 p.m.  To enter a vehicle, submit the form on the State Parks website:  http://parks.nv.gov/parks/valley-of-fire-state-park/.  The show is limited to 30...
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Free events at Valley of Fire State Park in April 2012

OVERTON, Nev. – Valley of Fire State Park is holding numerous free events in April. The park’s entrance fee is $10 per vehicle, but Nevada residents receive a $2 discount. For further information, contact the park directly at 702-397-2088 or vof@parks.nv.gov.   April 1: Atlatl Endurance Challenge Join competitors from around the world to test your endurance in pursuing your prey....
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World Atlatl Association’s 21st annual contest at Valley of Fire State Park on March 30-April 1, 2012

OVERTON, Nev. – The World Atlatl Association is having its 21st annual contest and is inviting the public to learn about this ancient weapon, the people who used them and to try their skills in a throwing contest. The events are free, but entry to the park is $10 per vehicle. Nevada residents receive a $2 discount. Check the listings below to see if there are required registration dates and...
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Free programs at Valley of Fire State Park in March 2012

OVERTON, Nev. – Valley of Fire State Park is holding numerous free events in March. The park’s entrance fee is $10 per vehicle, but Nevada residents receive a $2 discount.   March 3 and 4: Leave No Trace Trainers Course This program promotes skills and ethics to support the sustainable use of wild lands and natural areas. This is a two-day course with one night of camping.  After...
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February 2012 events at Valley of Fire

OVERTON, Nev. – Valley of Fire State Park is holding numerous free events February through May 2012.  The park’s entrance fee is $10 per vehicle, but Nevada residents receive a $2 discount. Pre-registration, by calling the park, is required for each event. Contact Amber Heman at 702-397-2088 or vofranger2@mvdsl.com. February 18: Petroglyph Puzzle Join a park ranger for a PowerPoint...
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Leave No Trace Trainers Course at Valley of Fire State Park on Saturday and Sunday, March 3-4

OVERTON, Nev. – Valley of Fire State Park is hosting a free program March 3, 2012 to promote skills and ethics that support the sustainable use of wild lands and natural areas. This two-day course includes one night of camping.  Upon completion participants will become a Leave No Trace Trainer and receive a certificated from the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics in Boulder, Colo. WHAT:...
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