Cave Lake State Park


This alpine park is home to pinon trees, junipers, and high mountain wildflowers. Cave Lake is a 32-acre reservoir where visitors can enjoy non-motorized boating, fishing (a Nevada fishing license is required), canoeing, and swimming if they're ready to brave the cold water. Facilities include two campgrounds with 36 campsites and hiking trails. The park is open year-round; water to campgrounds is on for nine months. In winter, visitors come for ice fishing, ice skating, and cross-country skiing.; in winter, several feet of snow falling in the park is common. The park is home to the White Pine Fire and Ice Show, a snow and ice sculpting competition held each January. Handicapped-accessible facilities are available. Pets: Leashed pets are permitted with restrictions. Reservations: Nominal daily park entrance fee.


U.S. Highway 93, Success Summit
Ely, NV 89315


39.19132000, -114.69830000
Visit Website
(775) 867-3001

Add a Photo

You must be logged in to add photos.

Vote for

You can only vote once for each town every 24 hours. You can vote again in

Vote for 2013 Best Small Town


Are you a DMO or CVB?
Explore "Best Town Travels" – Rand McNally’s new map-based digital travel guides for your website plus an iPhone and Facebook app! Learn More


Thank you for Voting!

Promote , by sharing your vote or writing a review.

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter or Write a Review