4 destinations to explore in Nevada
Nevada is officially known as the "Silver State" because of the importance of silver to its history and economy. It is also known as the "Battle Born State" because it achieved statehood during the Civil War.
Carson City, officially the Consolidated Municipality of Carson City, is an independent city in and the capital of the U.S. state of Nevada. The city has served as Nevada's capital since statehood in 1864.
The most populous county in Nevada, accounting for nearly three-quarters of the state's residents.
Fourth-largest county by area in the contiguous United States. It is one of only 10 counties in the U.S. with more than 10,000 square miles (25,900 km2) of area.
Map of destinations in Nevada