Night Hike

Fort Churchill State Historic Park

Join Ranger Tom for a nocturnal experience at Fort Churchill. Explore the world of owls, bats, coyotes, and other critters that make the most of the park after dark through quiet activities and an interactive nature walk that will test your night vision and challenge your senses. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable closed-toe shoes and bring water, insect repellent, mesh head net, and a flashlight. This hike is about 1.5 miles long and crosses sandy and uneven terrain. Program is intended for adults and children ten years of age or older. Reservations are required for this hike. Reservations can be made by calling (775) 577-2345.

WHEN: Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

WHERE: John C. Fremont Picnic Area at Fort Churchill. Fort Churchill is located 8 miles south of the Highway 95A/Highway 50 intersection on Highway 95A at 10000 Highway 95A, Silver Springs, NV 89429.

COST: Park entrance fees apply, $5.00 per vehicle ($10.00 out-of-state vehicles). There is no additional cost to participate in the program.

CONTACT: Kristin Sanderson, 775-577-2345,

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