Rely on the top recommendations from former Elko tourists who have seen it all, done it all, and reviewed it all! Number one on Trip Advisor is the California Trail Historic Interpretive Center, a favorite for locals and tourists alike. There’s also the Northeastern Nevada Museum where you’ll find a fascinating collection, helpful tour guides, and new exhibits on a rotating basis.

The Humboldt National Forest is a great place for hiking, mountain biking, birding, and taking photos. The Western Forklife Center whisks you back in time to the Wild West. It’s a great family friendly activity that gives unique insight to the Elko area.

Something for Everyone

At the Sherman Station Visitor’s Center, you’ll get the inside scoop on the latest events and festivals. Head to Good Time Charlee’s for great food and fantastic karaoke nights. JM Capriola Co. is an old fashioned shop that locals frequent and where you can pick up some one of a kind souvenirs.

The Crystal Theatre plays new and old flicks, and is the perfect choice for a quaint date. Elko Cinema 6 is another option for movie lovers. No matter who you’re traveling with, Elko never disappoints when it comes to entertainment!