|Signed into Statehood on October 31, 1864||
Capital: Carson City
PLACES TO SEE:
Carson City, Nevada
Named from the Spanish for
"snow-capped mountain," and nicknamed The Silver
State. Nevada is bordered by California to the southwest; Idaho and Oregon to the north;
Utah and Arizona to the east.
Nevada's highest peak is Boundary Peak at 13,143 feet, the 9th highest in the United States. The lowest point is at the Colorado River 470 feet above sea level.
NOTE: I HAVE BEEN TO RENO, LAS VEGAS, CARSON CITY AND LAKE TAHOE. I HAVE STAYED AT THE FLAMINGO HOTEL IN LAS VEGAS AND HAVE BEEN TO LAS VEGAS THREE TIMES. I WENT ON MY HONEYMOON IN LAKE TAHOE.
Last Updated on 03/02/2008 by Floridawn Designs