If you’re traveling between Reno and Las Vegas, make the BEST WESTERN Hi-Desert Inn your stop for clean rooms, friendly, courteous service and exciting local attractions.
The stunning and stark desert landscape around Tonopah is a favorite among science fiction fans and geocaching enthusiast. Why? When you stop by, you’ll have the chance to visit Area 51, the famous top-secret military installation, and the surrounding region or you can try your hand at searching for treasure and priceless artifacts, geocaching style.
You can fulfill your curiosity about what exactly goes on behind the gates at the end of Groom Lake Road and visit sites that will have you coming up with theories of your own. Then, spend a restful night at the Hi-Desert Inn exchanging stories with friendly staff and other guests.
If you prefer seeking out stories on your own, take advantage of the excellent geocatching opportunities – the wide expanse of the flat desert land is full of coordinates for you to seek out. If you're seeking advice, the hotel staff is more than happy to help you out. And while you uncover your own surprises and landmarks in the desert, visit Tonopah Historic Mining Park and examine meticulously restored artifacts.