The Government Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 6,313 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 2006 the Government Peak Wilderness...[more]
Government Peak Wilderness
Ely District Office
Access to this Wilderness area from Baker is via State Highway 487 northwest to Federal Highway 6/50 west. After driving approximately 30 miles, turn north onto State Road 893 into North Spring Valley. Continue on this road for 40 miles, after the pavement ends, turn right (eastward) onto County Road 37. Follow the County Road for approximately 8 miles to BLM Road 23, continue straight through the intersection. The road forks in another two miles, take the right fork. Another 14 miles leads you to the northern tip of Government Peak Wilderness.
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