Eastern Mojave Vegetation Gold Butte Road, Clark County, Nevada  
 

Tom Schweich  

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 From Riverside south to Gold Butte.

 

 

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• Nevada State Route 170:   at New Gold Butte Rd;  

Riverside

Junction: Nevada State Route 170

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• Field Notes:  20090603030;
Full Size ImageSign along New Gold Butte Road.  

 

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• Field Notes:  20090603030;
Full Size ImageVirgin Peak as seen from the west.  

 
  Junction:

Road to southwest (NPS-112?) leads to Lake Mead.

Road to the northeast leads to the Key West and Great Eastern mines.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  20090603030;
Full Size ImageAn old road that goes near the mouth of Yant Pit Canyon.  

 

Locations: Yant Pit Canyon.  

The road crosses the fan emanating from Yant Pit Canyon. Yant Pit Canyon is directly to the east.
  Junction:

Road to southwest leads to Lake Mead.

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• Field Notes:  20090603030;
Full Size ImageOutcrops of red sandstone on south side of Virgin Mountains that form Whitney Pockets.  

 
  Petroglyphs

Other articles:
• Nays Ranch Road:   at Gold Butte Rd;  

Junction: Nays Ranch Road, road to the east leads past Whitney Pockets, and Whitney Pass to Nays Ranch, and Utah.
  Junction: Devils Throat Road
  Junction: Grand Wash Road

 

 

Locations: Gold Butte.  

Gold Butte

 

 

 

   

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Date and time this article was prepared: 6/19/2020 5:08:36 PM