Lida Petroglyphs

24.5 Miles South of the Esmeralda Market

South on Hwy 264
Cross into CA (turns into) Hwy 266
Stop sign (Hwy 168 junction) continue straight (9.4 miles to the petroglyphs)
Cross back into NV – continue on Hwy 266 (5.1 miles to the petroglyphs)
Petroglyphs will be on the right (south side of the hwy)

The site is unmarked. There is a small pull off and room for several vehicles to park.

Estimates are some of these petroglyphs date back 6 to 8 thousand years. Please be considerate and leave these sites as you found them.


Palmetto Mining Camp ruins
Continue 4.5 miles on Hwy 266

On your left (North side of the hwy)
Historic site of the Palmetto Mining Camp