Nevada’s New Basin and Range National Monument Looks to Develop Mountain Biking

By Charles Pekow A new national monument in Nevada is not only open for bicyclists to ride: it is open for them to suggest how to improve the cycling experience within it. Last July, President Barack Obama signed an order establishing the Basin & Range National Monument in southeastern Nevada, calling the area “an iconic […]

Mesquite-Virgin Valley Cruise

Mesquite-Virgin Valley Cruise

By Wayne Cottrell As a winter escape for Utahns, Mesquite, Nevada is perhaps the first destination choice south of St. George. And, although it is located in Nevada, Mesquite was founded by Mormon pioneers in 1880. After several false starts to establish a settlement – because of periodic flooding of the Virgin River – a […]