Gatecliff Rockshelter

SE of Austin
Austin, Nevada

Historic Document

Gatecliff Rockshelter is located in Nye County, Nevada certified as a historic location on Friday April 27, 1979. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, more specifically a Conservation Area. Gatecliff Rockshelter was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Information Potential and its significance in Historic - Aboriginal.

Gatecliff Rockshelter Information

Other Name: Gatecliff Rockshelter (26NY301)
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: Not Available
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 6000, 1500
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Forest Service

Gatecliff Rockshelter Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 3580
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Austin Historic Locations Nye County Historic Locations Nevada Historic Locations