Walker Lake, Nevada

Walker Lake lies within the Great Basin Desert, located on U.S. Highway 95, 130 miles south of Reno and 13 miles north of Hawthorne, Nevada Once part of the great Lake Lahontan which cover approximately 8,665 square miles of Western/Northwester Nevada and part of California. The climate changed and Lake Lahontan receded, leaving numerous isolated lakes, one being Walker Lake.

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