The 2023 Annular Solar Eclipse passes through 4 state parks in Nevada on its trip through the US, Mexico, and a few other Central American countries. Come learn about these 4 Nevada state parks. The times seen below are in PDT time, which is Pacific Daylight time.
The South Fork Recreation Area has the longest duration of annularity while Cave Lake State Park and Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park share the highest coverage.
|State Park||Coverage||Duration of annularity||Full Begins||Maximum||Full Ends|
|Cave Lake State Park||89.34%||3 minutes, 43 seconds||Oct 14 at 9:24:08 am||Oct 14 at 9:25:59 am||Oct 14 at 9:27:51 am|
|Rye Patch State Recreation Area||89.17%||2 minutes, 25 seconds||Oct 14 at 9:21:15 am||Oct 14 at 9:22:28 am||Oct 14 at 9:23:40 am|
|South Fork Recreation Area||89.26%||4 minutes, 32 seconds||Oct 14 at 9:22:26 am||Oct 14 at 9:24:42 am||Oct 14 at 9:26:58 am|
|Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park||89.34%||2 minutes, 47 seconds||Oct 14 at 9:24:31 am||Oct 14 at 9:25:55 am||Oct 14 at 9:27:18 am|
Cave Lake State Park
Duration: 2 hours, 45 minutes, 4 seconds
Partial begins: Oct 14 at 8:07:41 am
Partial ends: Oct 14 at 10:52:45 am
Cave Lake State Park is a public recreation area occupying more than 4,000 acres in the Schell Creek Range, adjacent to Humboldt National Forest, in White Pine County, Nevada. The state park is located at an elevation of 7,300 feet five miles southeast of Ely and is accessed via U.S. Route 50 and Success Summit Road.
Rye Patch State Recreation Area
Duration: 2 hours, 40 minutes, 41 seconds
Partial begins: Oct 14 at 8:06:13 am
Partial ends: Oct 14 at 10:46:54 am
Rye Patch State Recreation Area is a 2,400-acre state park unit of Nevada, United States, adjoining Rye Patch Reservoir, an 11,000-acre impoundment on the Humboldt River, and the smaller Pitt-Taylor Reservoirs. It is a great place to go fishing!
South Fork Recreation Area
Duration: 2 hours, 43 minutes, 4 seconds
Partial begins: Oct 14 at 8:07:15 am
Partial ends: Oct 14 at 10:50:19 am
South Fork State Recreation Area is a state park unit of the state of Nevada covering nearly four thousand acres, located five miles due south of Elko. The park comprises the 1,650-acre South Fork Reservoir and surrounding marsh, meadowlands, and hills. It is surrounded by lovely meadows and rolling hills, South Fork offers both primitive and developed camping and is popular for hunting, boating and wildlife viewing.
Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park
Duration: 2 hours, 45 minutes, 3 seconds
Partial begins: Oct 14 at 8:07:37 am
Partial ends: Oct 14 at 10:52:40 am
Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park is an area designated for historic preservation and public recreation located 20 miles south of the town of Ely in White Pine County, Nevada. The 700-acre state park protects beehive-shaped charcoal ovens constructed in the latter half of the 19th century.
Now you know about which Nevada State Parks cities are in the path of annularity for the 2023 annular solar eclipse! Make sure to follow us on Twitter and Instagram for awesome updates and make sure to check back with cosmospnw as we regularly post updates.