7 Must-See Attractions in Nevada

7 Must-See Attractions in Nevada

Lake Tahoe, Nevada - Nevada is filled with things to do and see from the iconic Hoover Dam to the famous Las Vegas Strip. Here are 7 of the best attractions in Nevada.

Las Vegas Coca Cola store on the Strip (Las Vegas Boulevard). There is also an MM store next it

I've been in that Coca Cola bottle! Las Vegas Coca Cola store on the Strip (Las Vegas Boulevard).

Valley of Fire State Park, Nevada

Valley of Fire State Park, near Las Vegas, USA. It derives its name from red sandstone formations which often appear to be on fire when reflecting the sun's rays. Valley of Fire State Park is the oldest State Park in Nevada.

Best Known For Adventure, Shopping, Entertainment, Nightlife. Best time of year: January-December. Dubbed "The Biggest Little City in the World," RENO is the gateway to adventure in Nevada. Reno's wide-open spaces in the shadow of the Sierra Nevada Mountains pack in daring pursuits like a rafting trip on the mighty Truckee River or a strategic game of poker in one of the city's flashy casinos. Activities and attractions aren't limited to the ground: The annual Great Reno Balloon Race...

Reno, Nevada - Our Neighbor, just east over the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Pahrump, Nevada  Photo by Shani

Pahrump, Nevada Photo by Shani

Best Known For Family, Adventure, Culture, History. Best time of year: All. With vast stretches of moon-like desert, mountain peeks topping 13,000 feet, the turquoise beauty of Lake Tahoe, and an endless carpet of lush sagebrush in the east, NEVADA offers a neverland of natural beauty and vacation possibilities beyond that of the craps table. Although, to be fair, Vegas has made great strides in shaking off its old shotgun wedding, dice-tossing rep.

The warm and sunny days of late summer spell peak season for many destinations, but fewer crowds and great deals still exist—if you know where to go.

WINNEMUCCA is a city in and the county seat of Humboldt County, Nevada, United States. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 7,174. Interstate 80 passes through the city, where it meets U.S. Route 95. Winnemucca is featured prominently in the novel Revoltingly Young by C.D. Payne, and is also a setting in More Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin. The city is also referenced in the North American version of the song "I've … Read More

Winnemucca, Nevada Live this little town! Whenever we pass through real fast means we are going home to Oregon!

Valley of Fire-tortoise

Prologue : For some reason I can't explain, I have often heard people mixing up these entirely two different valley settings. The fact is, one is in Utah and the other in Nevada.