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Snowmobiling Adventures

Wild Horse Reservoir, Gold Creek and Merrit Mountain

snowmobilingMiles and miles of open snowmobiling is available. Riders will find a wide variety of terrain to explore.
Distance from Elko: 65 miles (104.7 km)
Skill Level: All
Services: All services available
Map: #1 on map

 

Jack Creek and Independence Mountains

Start your adventure from Jack Creek Lodge to discover this mountainous ranching country with the Independence Range on the east and the Tuscaroras on the West. With a nearly 4,000 foot rise in elevation, the Independence offers a wide variety of terrain for all levels of experience.
Distance from Elko: 58 miles (93.4 km)
Skill Level: All
Services: Some services available in Jack Creek
Map: #2 on map

North Fork, Charleston and Jarbidge

Up to 30 feet of snow can fall in this rugged winter wilderness, providing a variety of unique challenges for snowmobilers. Snowmobiling is prohibited in designated Wilderness areas. 
Distance from Elko: 55 miles (88.6 km)
Skill Level: All
Services: All services available at Wild Horse State Recreation Area (15 miles / 24.2 km)
Map: #3 on map

Lamoille Canyon Scenic Byway

Gorgeous scenery through this rugged glaciated canyon. Paved road winds to unloading spot at snow line. Remember snowmobiling is prohibited in designated Wilderness areas.
Distance from Elko: 25 miles (40.3 km)
Skill Level: All
Services: Some services available in Lamoille (13 miles / 21.7 km)
Map: #4 on map