Are you using a screen reader? Click here to view the navigation links for this site as a bulleted list.

Partner logos: BLM, FWS, FS, NPS, University of Montana Logo
Connecting federal employees, scientists, educators, and the public with their wilderness heritage
Text size: A | A | A  [Print]

Far South Egans Wilderness

General Location Maps Contacts Area Management Wilderness Laws Trip Planning Images


The Far South Egans Wilderness is located in east-central Nevada within Lincoln and Nye Counties. It lies fifty miles south of Ely, 200 miles North of Las Vegas, along the eastern side of U.S. Highway 318.

Access to this wilderness from Ely, Nevada is on Federal Highway 6 westbound approximately 23 miles. Then southbound on State Highway 318, through the town of Lund, approximately 38 miles to Shingle Pass Road, which will take you across the norhtern boundary of the wilderness.

Give us your feedback