The Ancient Forest In Nevada That’s Right Out Of A Storybook

Nevada may be known for vast areas of endless desert, but our state is actually home to a diversity of landscapes and ecosystems. You just have to know where to find them. There’s a hidden gem called Pine Creek Canyon hiding in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. This place is truly a lush oasis that looks like it was taken right off a page from a storybook. However, the best thing about this little known spot is the fact that it’s home to trees that are believed to be over a million years old. You’ll definitely want to put a hike to this magical spot on your bucket list this spring. Take a look.

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Did you know that Nevada was home to this beautiful ancient forest? There are all sorts of ancient gems hiding in our state. You can even hike to Nevada’s oldest living tree. Trust us, you need to see it with your own eyes!