PO Box 515, Overton Nevada 89040
Valley of Fire is Nevada's oldest and largest state park. The valley derives its name from the red sandstone formations and the stark beauty of the Mojave Desert. Ancient trees and early man are represented throughout the park by areas of petrified wood and 3,000-year-old Indian petroglyphs. Popular activities include camping, hiking, picnicking and photography. The park offers a full-scale visitor center with extensive displays. The park is opened all year.
Valley of Fire State Park is located only six miles from Lake Mead and 55 miles Northeast of Las Vegas via I-15 and State Route 169, or via Lake Mead Northshore and State Route 169.
Other Nevada State Parks nearby:
(Las Vegas) Floyd Lamb State Park
(Las Vegas) Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Park
(Blue Diamond) Spring Mountain Ranch State Park
(Overton) Valley of Fire State Park
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08/03 Coming to The Overton area
World Tea Expo Las Vegas NV June7-9 Las Vegas Convention Center. Steep in the possibilities.
Las Vegas Greek Festival Las Vegas NV September27-29 The Las Vegas Greek Festival brings all the traditions, sights, sounds, and aromas of genuine Greek culture right to your doorstep.
Utah Shakespeare Festival Cedar City UT June24-October19 The Utah Shakespeare Festival presents life-affirming classic and contemporary plays in repertory, with Shakespeare as our cornerstone.