“Be prepared! A stitch in time saves nine. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Okay, we’ve all heard sayings like these, but do they have any relevance to Gold Butte National Monument (GBNM)? I would argue that they do. Even more so, than places like Zion National Park or Death Valley..
The ONLY thing about Gold Butte being closed is it forces us to explore new areas! Here’s a quick set of alternate places to explore. These are all around the Mesquite and Virgin Valley area. Have you been? Tell us which ones are your favorite and why. 2014 Gold Butte Recreation Alternatives
Great new video on Gold Butte – thanks Par!
Fire Prevention Fire Safety, Restrictions and Guidelines for public lands in Southern Nevada: No open fires on any public land, unless in an official fire pit or on shore of Lake Mead at least 100 feet from vegetation. No smoking outside cars. No throwing cigarettes on the ground anywhere. No Fireworks No welding or similar..