May 12, 2011 @ 4:51 pm
by mego

Nevada feels like the moon to me. There you are, driving for hours through a hot, dusty desert before you get to the space city of Las Vegas. But there’s a lot to see outside of Vegas: lakes (man-made and naturally created), frontier trails, rock formations, caves, mountains, valleys and craters.

Lake Mead
Lake Mead, Nevada Tourism Media Relations via Flickr

Great Basin National Park
Great Basin National Park, Roger Lynn via Flickr

Wheeler Peak and Stella Lake, Great Basin National Park (IMG_9253a)
Great Basin National Park, Frank Kovalchek via Flickr

Otherworldly formations inside Lehman Caves, Great Basin National Park (IMG_9277a)
Great Basin National Park, Frank Kovalchek via Flickr

Bad Water at Death Valley National Park
Death Valley National Park, Pascal via Flickr

Dante's View, Death Valley National Park
Death Valley National Park, Rene Rivers via Flickr

Hope you enjoyed!

To see more of Nevada’s National Parks, visit the NPS website.

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