This very popular area is located in the high desert of west central Nevada, 25 miles east of Fallon. Camping within this large sand dune area is designated near the base of Sand Mountain. The area is open to all types of off-highway vehicle use. Many people visiting the area also take time to explore the historic 1860 Pony Express station and learn about the plants and animals of the Great Basin at the Sand Springs Desert Study Area.
Facilities: camping, and one vault toilet is provided.
Please Note: Visitors should bring plenty of water for drinking and washing since none is available at the site. Campfires are permitted, but there is no wood available.
Directions from Fallon: Travel 25 miles east along U.S. Highway 50.