Fort Churchill State Historic Park

10000 US 95A
Silver Springs, NV 89429- Map It
(775) 577-2345

AAA Editor Notes

Fort Churchill State Historic Park is 8 mi. s. on US 95A, then 1 mi. w. on Old Fort Churchill Rd. Built in 1861 as protection against Native American attacks, this U.S. Army outpost also guarded the Pony Express and other mail routes. Although the fort is now in ruins, the site, a 4,461-acre state park, offers an interpretive trail and a visitor center with exhibits relating the outpost's colorful history. Pets on leash are allowed. Recreational activities are permitted. Camping is permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
$7 (per private vehicle).
Hours: Park daily 24 hours. Visitor center daily 8-4.