Tonkin Spring

Tonkin Spring is located northwest of the Roberts Mountains, at the mouth or Red Canyon, in Eureka County, Nevada. This recreation site is isolated and undeveloped with no facilities, so please plan your outing accordingly.

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Geographic Coordinates

39.5354, -116.25


The turn-off to Tonkin Spring is approximately 25 miles west of Eureka, Nevada on U.S. Highway 50 and signed (the 3-Bars road). From the 3-Bars turnoff, travel 35 miles north on a maintained gravel road to the recreation area. The recreation site is just north of the road from the Tonkin Spring Mine sign.