Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest

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Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest

Address:1200 Franklin Way
Sparks, NV 89431

Phone:775-331-6444
Fax:775-355-5399
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r4/htnf
Size: 6,300,000 acres.
Location:Scattered parcels across Nevada and into eastern California. Accessible by US 93, 395, 6, 50, and 95. Nearby cities/towns include Ely, Elko, Las Vegas, Reno, Tonopah, and Winnemucca.
Facilities:70+ campgrounds, dispersed camping, picnic areas, trails (2,000 miles).
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, hiking, ORV riding, mountain biking, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling.
Special Features:Largest national forest outside Alaska. Areas of interest include Jarbridge Wilderness, Ruby Mountains, crystal clear lakes high in the Sierra, aspen stands on Table Mountain, sagebrush lowlands, alpine meadows, streams, massive canyons, and Mount Charleston. The Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (see entry in national trails section) passes through the forest south of Lake Tahoe.

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Nevada and eastern California activists helped convince Toiyabe National Forest to limit grazing to promote healthy forest ecosystems.
He had asked an area rancher to remove hundreds of cows from the Toiyabe National Forest and denied a miner's request for a permit to build a road in order to protect and restore the public range's ecological integrity.
The same fear of government inaction propelled Lustig in 1991 into a high-profile legal battle over how public lands should be used in the Toiyabe National Forest in Nevada.
In southern Nevada last July, Nye County Commissioner Dick Carver - backed up by an armed posse - chased two Forest Service Rangers off a road he was illegally bulldozing through the Toiyabe National Forest.
The area is part of the Toiyabe National Forest, which covers nearly 4 million acres of Nevada and California wilderness.
Located just 35 minutes from Downtown Las Vegas and situated high in the Toiyabe National Forest, The Resort on Mount Charleston is surrounded by majestic mountainous surroundings and breathtaking views.
From our scenic base camp near Summit Lake we'll have access to the high country streams, meadows, lakes, and peaks of both the Hoover Wilderness area of Toiyabe National Forest and the Virginia Canyon area of Yosemite National Park.
It's yours: 700,000 acres of the Toiyabe National Forest in Nevada he leased from the federal government.
Gold Valley"), the operator of the Company's Ophir Canyon Property (the "Property"), has received a permit from the Toiyabe National Forest Service to process a bulk sample from the Property.
His district in Toiyabe National Forest straddles the border of Nevada and California on the eastern front of the Sierra Nevada.
A county commissioner in remote Nye County, Nevada, climbs aboard a D-7 bulldozer and reopens 400 feet of closed road within Toiyabe National Forest, as a Fourth of July crowd watches with admiration.
Nevada rancher Wayne Hage, for example, is aggrieved because the Forest Service, concerned about overgrazing, restricted his grazing rights in Toiyabe National Forest and confiscated his cattle when he refused to remove them.