Calico Mountains Wilderness
BLM map of the Black Rock-High Rock NCA and 10 wilderness areas including Calico Mountains Wilderness
|Region||Black Rock Desert|
|Location||Humboldt / Pershing counties, Nevada|
|- elevation||2,085 m (6,841 ft)|
|Management||Bureau of Land Management|
|For public||Open to the public. BLM wilderness rules apply – mechanized travel prohibited.|
|- summer (DST)||PDT (UTC-7)|
|Topo map||USGS Donnelly Creek|
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.
- "Calico Mountains Wilderness". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-05-04.
- "BLM Black Rock Desert-High Rock Canyon Emigrant Trails National Conservation Area". Bureau of Land Management. Retrieved 2007-12-30.