Wilderness Areas

Wovoka WildernessThe Humboldt-Toiyabe is the largest National Forest in the lower 48 states with a total of 23 Wilderness Areas. The Forest covers over 6 million acres and manages more than 1.2 million acres of wilderness.

The Humboldt-Toiyabe Wilderness Areas are as diverse as the Forest itself. The Forest spreads from the eastern Sierra Nevada’s in California to the borders of Idaho, and Utah. The Forest manages wilderness near the urban areas of Reno and Las Vegas, as well as wilderness hundreds of miles from anywhere.

 

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Wilderness Name

Associated Ranger District

Acres

Map(s)

Alta Toquima Wilderness

Austin-Tonopah

35,581

1.35 MB

Arc Dome Wilderness

Austin-Tonopah

120,555

3.12 MB

Bald Mountain Wilderness

Ely

22,374

1.00 MB

Carson-Iceberg Wilderness

Carson

77,862

4.39 MB

Currant Mountain Wilderness

Ely

47,311

1.68 MB

East Humboldt Wilderness

Mountain City-Ruby Mountains-Jarbidge

32,364

2.41 MB

Grant Range Wilderness

Ely

52,451

1.54 MB

High Schells Wilderness

Ely

121,467

3.49 MB

Hoover Wilderness

Bridgeport

99,538

5.81 MB

Jarbidge Wilderness

Mountain City-Ruby Mountains-Jarbidge

110,471

3.01 MB

La Madre Mountain Wilderness

Spring Mountains National Recreation Area

19,047

2.09 MB

Mokelumne Wilderness

Carson

20,027

3.70 MB

Mt. Charleston Wilderness

Spring Mountains National Recreation Area

54,641

2.57 MB

Mount Moriah Wilderness

Ely

79,963

1.66 MB

Mount Rose Wilderness

Carson

28,631

2.65 MB

Quinn Canyon Wilderness

Ely

26,310

1.20 MB

Rainbow Mountain Wilderness

Spring Mountains National Recreation Area

4,599

1.47 MB

Red Mountains Wilderness

Ely

20,521

1.17 MB

Ruby Mountains Wilderness

Mountain City-Ruby Mountains-Jarbidge

92,652

6.09 MB

Santa Rosa - Paradise Peak Wilderness

Santa Rosa

32,072

1.22 MB

Schellback Wilderness

Ely

36,151

1.19 MB

Table Mountain Wilderness

Austin-Tonopah

92,627

3.06 MB

White Pine Range Wilderness

Ely

40,041

1.36 MB

Wovoka Wilderness

Bridgeport

49,125

424 KB





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