Things to do in Wendover, Nevada

Intermountain Guide Service has been providing guided tours since 2003. Come explore and learn about the unexpectedly rich and diverse natural and human history of West Wendover, Nevada and Wendover, Utah. At The center of the Great Basin the Wendover area has much to offer. From diverse Geology to Land Speed Racing, from Wild Horses to the Manhattan Project, from the California Trial to Danger Cave. Come experience one or all of our tours that generate fun memories and create lasting value to any visit to Wendover.

Tours

The Wendover Airfield Tour.

Length:
90 minutes
Times:
9:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm
Cost:
$30.00

Description:Anyone interested in World War II history will enjoy a tour back through time as you visit the remaining infrastructure from the largest military reserve in the world during 1945. Thousands of service members, mostly B-17 and B-24 crews, completed their training here at Wendover Field before leaving to fly missions in Europe and the Pacific. Nearly 20,000 people populated Wendover Field in 1945. On this tour you will see what has been left behind, including the original hangars, hospital, barracks, swimming pool, control tower, mess hall and officers club house. The clubhouse has recently been opened as a new museum where you can learn more about the important part Wendover Field played in training the service members who fought in World War II.

The Bonneville Salt Flats Tour

Length:
90 minutes
Times:
9:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm
Cost:
$30.00

Description:On this tour you have the opportunity to view one of the largest natural salt flats in the world. A place where people from all over the world gather every August to set new land speed records. It is not uncommon to see participants reach speeds in excess of 400 m.p.h. You will also learn about the history of the Donner Party and the California Trail and enjoy great views of Pilot Peak and the curvature of the earth. The Bonneville Salt Flats tour is a great introduction to the Wendover area and it’s interesting natural and human history.

The Combo Tour

Length:
2 Hours 30 Minutes
Times:
9:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm
Cost:
$55.00

Description:This tour gives you time to experience all that Wendover has to offer. Our guides will show you all of the interesting sights in town. A combination of the Bonneville Salt Flats Tour and the Wendover Airfield Tour, the Combo Tour is a great way to spend part of your day in Wendover.

The Off Road Tour

Length:
2 Hours
Times:
9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm
Cost:
$55.00

Description:Heading south toward the Goshute Wilderness area we will often times see wild horses and other wildlife on this safari style tour. Get out in open space that holds spectacular views of the Great Basin. Experience the diversity of wildlife and wild things in this rarely visited Wilderness. A smooth and comfortable ride in our SUV will get you into places that we know you will enjoy. The Off Road Tour is perfect for anyone looking to explore and learn about the natural and human history of the Wendover area.