You can marvel at ancient petroglyphs, also known as rock art, at the Grimes Point Archaeological Site east of Fallon on U.S. 50. the site features a National Recreation Trail that leads you to hundreds of boulders etched with circles, wavy lines, human figures and snakes and other animals. Some of the art is dated to 6,000 years ago.
7 miles east of Fallon off of U.S. 50
Area Managed By:
Bureau of Land Management
Carson City Field Office
5665 Morgan Mill Road
Carson City, Nevada 89701
Guided tours are available through BLM Office. Call for reservations.
Guided public tours are also available at nearby Hidden Cave on the second and fourth Saturday of each month. Meet at the Churchill County Museum (1050 S. Maine Street, Fallon, Nevada) at 9:30 a.m.