County Points of Interest
Written by Heidi Lusby
Lovelock Indian Cave - start off at the Marzen House Museum, there is a Lovelock Cave Kiosk in the front yard with information and a map on how to get to the cave. You do not need a 4x4 vehicle to access the cave, however, low profile vehicles are not recommended for the trip. Lovelock Cave Google Map
Chocolate Butte - a basalt rock formation. Take I-80 to Coal Canyon exit. Head east on Coal Canyon Stillwater Road (Hwy 396) till you get to Muttleberry Road, make a right. You will see the rock formation out in the middle of the valley.
Chocolate Butte Google Map
Seven Troughs Mining District - located about 25 miles Northwest of Lovelock Google Map
In Imlay, there is a historic site called Thunder Mountain. I-80 exit 145, turn east, then turn left onto Star Peak Rd. Drive straight as the road turns to gravel and Thunder Mountain is ahead on the left. This site is visible from the interstate.