View of Great Basin National Park in Nevada, from the road up to Wheeler Peak. Established in 1986, it is located in east-central Nevada near the border of Utah. The park derives its name from the Great Basin, the dry and mountainous region between the Sierra Nevadas and the Wasatch Mountains. The park protects 120.6 square miles (312.4 km2) of land. The park is notable for its groves of ancient bristlecone pines, and Lehman Caves at the base of 13,063-foot (3,982 m) Wheeler Peak.
August 29th, 2018
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