Explore Reno-Tahoe

Channeling the crystal waters of Lake Tahoe, the Truckee River runs leisurely through downtown Reno. Numerous mountain ranges rise ruggedly from the desert basin, providing stunning views and unmatched sunsets.

NBMG publication sales and information office

The Great Basin Science Sample and Records Library, located at 2175 Raggio Parkway, is dedicated to the preservation of geoscience data and samples. A wide variety of geologic publications and information are available for purchase in-store and online. Open Tuesday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

W.M. Keck Earth Science and Mineral Engineering Museum

Explore the astounding collection of rare and common minerals, fossils and mining history relics. Located on the University of Nevada, Reno campus. Free to the public since 1908.