Mining, ranching and war-all in one small town in Lander County, NV

Mining, ranching and war-all in one small town in Lander County, NV

As the seat of Lander County, NV, Battle Mountain is a popular area in the region. The city's main industries have always been mining and ranching, both of which continue to this day. The city's name came from a battle that took place between Native Americans and prospectors who had discovered the copper in the mountains. Rumors swirl to this day over the details of the battle, or if it happened at all.

With such rich history and rich mountains, Battle Mountain, NV is a historic landmark of a town. Plan your visit today with the help of the Lander County Convention & Tourism Authority.

Enjoy the beauty and history of Battle Mountain

Enjoy the beauty and history of Battle Mountain

There's always something to do in Battle Mountain, NV. The town hosts many events throughout the year, including:

  • Annual car shows
  • The Basque festival
  • Historic events

Between the vast open land and the beautiful mountain, the area itself is like a historic landmark of the west. Whether you visit for the Basque festival or just the natural beauty, Battle Mountain, NV is sure to leave you with life-long memories. Call us today to plan your vacation.