Above: Among Nevada's most popular Active Retirement Communities
is the golf-inspired Sun City Summerlin in Las Vegas.
Fast Facts About Nevada
1. Nevada's official state flower is the Sagebrush.
2. Nevada's official state tree is the Single Leaf Pinon.
3. Nevada's official state bird is the Mountain Bluebird.
4. Nevada has 16 state parks and one National Park (Great Basin National Park).
5. Nevada is divided into five geographical
regions: Reno-Tahoe, Cowboy Country, Pony Express, Pioneer Territory and Las Vegas.
7. The five largest cities in Nevada (by population size) are Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Reno and Sunrise Manor, in that order.
8. The State Capital, Carson City, is only Nevada's tenth largest city.
9. The state of Nevada is blessed with an abundance of Active Retirement Communities.
Above: The beautiful Carson Valley, not far from Carson City.
Solera at Anthem - Henderson
Sun City Anthem - Henderson
Sun City MacDonald Ranch - Henderson
The Club at Madeira Canyon - Henderson
Siena - Las Vegas
Solera at Stallion Mountain - Las Vegas
Sun City Summerlin - Las Vegas
Highland Fairways - Mesquite
Sun City Mesquite - Mesquite
Ardiente - North Las Vegas
Sun City Aliante - North Las Vegas
Sierra Canyon - Reno
Above: Coyote Springs Golf Club.
Nevada State Parks:
Beaver Dam State Park
Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park
Cathedral Gorge State Park
Cave Lake State Park
Dayton State Park
Floyd R Lamb State Park
Forty Mile State Park
Kershaw-Ryan State Park
Lake Tahoe State Park
Snyder Meadows State Park
Spring Mountain Ranch State Park
Spring Valley State Park
Valley of Fire State Park
Walker Lake State Park
Ward Charcoal Ovens State Park
Washoe Lake State Park
Below: A luxury home in Reno.
Above: Idlewild Park, just west of Reno.
Above: This crumbling architectural form in Elko is a popular roadside attraction.
Above: An alluring view of the Truckee River.
Above: The warm, wild, western-styled town of Virginia City.
Above: Just outside Winnemucca.
Above: A steel plated Amtrak train blends almost seamlessly
into Nevada's gravelly desert landscape.
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