The Armpit Of America Is Right Here In Nevada But It’s Actually Quite Charming

True Nevadans know that all of the Silver State’s small towns have something special to offer. They may not look like much to out-of-staters, but it’s often the most unexpected places where you find the greatest adventures. That sentiment couldn’t be more true when it comes to the small northern Nevada community of Battle Mountain. It’s true that options are few when it comes to restaurants and lodging, but the people who live here know there’s a lot of charm hiding in this town. When Battle Mountain was labeled “the Armpit of America”, locals took the title in stride. In fact, they embraced it.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you visited Battle Mountain before? This place just goes to show that you can find some amazing treasures where you least expect them. Check out these 10 Underrated Towns In Nevada That Deserve A Second Look for more hidden gems that you need to visit.