GOING OFF THE BEATEN PATH? Be aware of the following: ROAD CONDITIONS Before going out into the country, check with local authorities about the conditions of the road you wish to travel, and whether it is advisable to take a two wheel drive vehicle. this is especially true during the winter months. 18 Cowboy Country
OLD MINES Nevada is full of old mining camps that are interesting to visit, but be aware that where there are old mining camps there are old mines, which often means open, unmarked mine shafts. DO NOT GO INTO OLD MINES! Not only is there a danger of cave ins, but they often have bad air and hidden vertical drops that you can not see in the dark.
Published on Jan 7, 2009
Several of Nevada's most historic towns make up Cowboy Country, and nobody should visit without taking along this handy guide. It'll help yo...