Calico Mountains Wilderness
BLM map of the Black Rock-High Rock NCA and 10 wilderness areas including Calico Mountains Wilderness
|Location||Black Rock Desert, Nevada, United States|
|Elevation||2,085 m (6,841 ft)|
|Operator||Bureau of Land Management|
Rockhounding, hunting, and dayhiking are in the wilderness. Photography of geologic formations and spring wildflowers is a pastime of local visitors. Box, Fly, and Cherry Creek Canyons provide a setting for day-hiking, backpacking, photography, wildlife and wild horse viewing opportunities. Hunting for mule deer, antelope, and game birds is popular in the area.