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Shellback Wilderness

Wilderness Area Status

Designated Wilderness Area
Year Designated: 2006

Act or Law: White Pine County Conservation, Recreation and Development Act of 2006
Acres: 36143
State Region: Eastern Nevada
County Regions: White Pine   


Managing Agency: Forest Service
Local District: Ely Ranger District
Contact Info: (775) 289-3031
825 Avenue I  Ely, NV89302
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Area Description


Hiker finds an expansive vista to enjoy in the Shellback solitude.  (c) Pete Dronkers

Scattered groves of aspen dot the Shellback landscape.  Unknown

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