Walker Lake State Recreation Area Article

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Walker Lake State Recreation Area
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Walker Lake State Recreation Area, November 2011
Map showing the location of Walker Lake State Recreation Area
Map showing the location of Walker Lake State Recreation Area
Location of Walker Lake State Recreation Area in Nevada
Location Mineral, Nevada, United States
Coordinates 38°41′35″N 118°46′11″W / 38.69306°N 118.76972°W / 38.69306; -118.76972
WALKER LAKE STATE RECREATION AREA Latitude and Longitude:

38°41′35″N 118°46′11″W / 38.69306°N 118.76972°W / 38.69306; -118.76972
Elevation4,193 ft (1,278 m) [1]
Named for Walker Lake
Governing bodyNevada Division of State Parks

Walker Lake State Recreation Area is a recreation area of Nevada, United States, located on the west shore of Walker Lake. The area was previously protected as a Nevada State Park. It is situated is within the Great Basin, and the Central Nevada Region of the Nevada State Parks system. Walker Lake State Recreation Area is located north of the town of Hawthorne, on U.S. Route 95 in Nevada.

References

  1. ^ "Walker Lake State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 1991-01-01. Retrieved 2011-04-02.

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