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Overview of Garnet Hill

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down unknown roads. Learn more: Boondocking 101

Elevation 7,250 ft / 2,209 m

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Garnet Hill 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 7/14/2020
T-Mobile 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 5/20/2019
1 review
“Don’t even think about it”

Reviewed 7/14/2020

Overall Rating

Don’t take your RV there, it will ruin your transmission. It is very steep, road condition is really bad, why would you go there if you can park at shell gas station which is also surrounded by mountains on flat land.

Verizon 4G

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“Beautiful spot but could be a challenge to get to.”

Reviewed 5/20/2019

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: NA
RV Length: 21' (Truck Camper)
Overall Rating

Long muddy access road. 4x4 was needed but it was raining. The last two hills to the top are steep. Beautiful isolated spot with views of the surrounding white capped mountains. Trash was full upon arrival but ranger came by and emptied the next morning. Bathroom was fairly clean. Some mining noise all hours of the day but it is faint.

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Verizon 4G
T-Mobile 4G

NomadicMoments.com would stay here again

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1 review
“Quiet and cool”

Reviewed 8/31/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Nice quiet spot on the top of Garnet Hill looking down over the high desert 20 minutes from Ely, NV. The road up is fairly straightforward for most vehicles. Wouldn’t suggest going up if towing anything. There a number of areas to pull off with a small RV and many good tent sites. We stayed in our RV in the parking lot on our o... more

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davdent would stay here again

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  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
  • restrooms: vault
  • pets
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