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Hickison Petroglyph Recreation Area

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U.S. Highway 50, Austin, NV 89310
+1 775-635-4062
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Should have a guard

Wanted to get pics of petroglyphs, but they were hard to find. Some idiot scratched a new one of a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Douglas D
BoyScout Eagle Project Needed

No information on site, not being maintained and has problems. Good project for Eagle Scout project... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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1 week ago
“Should have a guard”
4 weeks ago
“BoyScout Eagle Project Needed”
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U.S. Highway 50, Austin, NV 89310
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+1 775-635-4062
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted to get pics of petroglyphs, but they were hard to find. Some idiot scratched a new one of a flying saucer shooting out rays. The written guides were all gone so you have no idea what you are searching for. The state of Nevada...More

Thank Douglas D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No information on site, not being maintained and has problems. Good project for Eagle Scout project and government One area has been marked by somebody. Interesting to see but did not know where we we were going. Site map before would have helped more. Bathrooms...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

My wife and I enjoyed visiting the Hickison Petroglyph Recreation Area. If you visit, be sure to pick up the brochure provided on-site by the BLM and take the "Self-Guided Tour" described in this brochure. Stops on the tour include several petroglyph locations, several plants...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this campground, it had several-pull thru for our tow and motorhome Clean campsites, free, good walking trails, nice little tour of the petroglyphs You can stay for free for 14 days, pit toilets no water or electrical It is Boondocking in a campground...More

Thank larryhP9053FU
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Perfect location to stop if you drive on highway 50. There are toilets and free campground all year around (no water). The rock arts here is an perfect example, vandalism are bad, super bad. There are not much left to see. However it is a...More

Thank Mozou-Kozou
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

What a desolate area. The wind just howls through here. That said, it us sad that people have defaced the petroglyphs and there is little left to see. Nice rest stop though.

Thank TheLongLongTrailer
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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The camping is nice, decent size spots (we are 33 ft with trailer and found a pull thru). Sites have picnic tables and fire pits. Took a hike, nice view of mountains and valley. One down fall, We had a hard time finding any Petroglyphs...More

Thank bonzocps
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Reviewed 25 July 2015

Nice short walk...some of the petroglyphs have been defaced which is sad, but a great restroom stop and short hike.

Thank Cherie P
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

Let's just say that a penis was scratched into one of the panels...among other things. If you need to stop to use the restroom, you might as well have a look. However, I wouldn't go out of your way. The petroglyphs are in the camping...More

Thank Jessica W
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Reviewed 8 July 2014

This was a nice stop along our drive across Nevada. It's less than a mile off the highway on a well-maintained gravel road. There are restrooms and picnic tables. Camping is also available. The trail is an easy hike of about 1/2 mile (less if...More

3  Thank Steven W
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