Great Basin National Park

Wheeler Peak | Frank Kovalchek/Flickr

Road Journals Blog—Great Basin National Park is one of the most far-flung and least visited of the country's national park system—which is a good thing. From 13,000-foot Wheeler Peak to the underground splendor of the Lehman Caves, GBNP is as unique as it is remote. Writer Peter Jaret takes us there.

This blog post was first published in January 2011. Some facts may have aged gracelessly. Please call ahead to verify information.