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High Rock Canyon Wilderness

NV,CA Bureau of Land Management
High Rock Canyon Wilderness
High Rock Canyon Wilderness

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High Rock Canyon Wilderness

High Rock Canyon Wilderness (46,465 acres) remains largely unaltered from the days when John C. Fremont first mapped the canyon and subsequent emigrant wagon trains followed the route through High Rock...[more]

Address

Black Rock Field Office
5100 East Winnemucca Blvd.
Winnemucca, NV 89445

Surprise Field Office
602 Cressler Street, P.O. Box 460
Cedarville, CA 96104

Phone:775-623-1500
Email:wfoweb@blm.gov

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The Wilderness is located in western Humboldt and northern Washoe Counties. All access routes to the Wilderness require high clearance four wheel drive. The main access to the wilderness is along the jeep trail located in High Rock Canyon which is seasonally closed from January 31-May15 to protect nesting raptors and important bighorn lambing grounds.

Activities
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE
  • HORSEBACK RIDING HORSEBACK RIDING
  • HUNTING HUNTING
  • PICNICKING PICNICKING
  • WILDERNESS WILDERNESS
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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