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Big Rocks Wilderness, NV

Bureau of Land Management

The Big Rocks Wilderness now contains a total of 12,997 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 2004 the Big Rocks Wilderness became ...[more]

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Big Rocks Wilderness


Ely District Office
702 North Industrial Way, HC 33 Box 33500
Ely, NV 89301


The Big Rocks Wilderness is located in central Lincoln County approximately 24 miles west of Caliente, Nevada. Access to this Wilderness area from Caliente is via federal highway 93 westbound approximately 30 miles; turn right onto BLM road 2201 northbound. This dirt road runs along the western, northern, and eastern boundary of the Big Rocks Wilderness.

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