Nevada State Route 293


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State Route 293 is a state highway in Humboldt County, Nevada. It connects the Kings River Valley to U.S. Route 95 at the town of Orovada.Route descriptionSR 293 begins at a Nevada Department of Transportation monument in the north-central portion of Humboldt County, just a few miles east of the Kings River. From there, the route heads east through a mountain pass and then southward. After crossing the Quinn River, SR 293 heads eastward through the Quinn River Valley to its terminus at US 95 at the town of Orovada.HistoryThe road first appears on official state maps 1968, although it was not labeled as being part of Nevada s numbered highway system at that time. The highway was fully paved by 1971, but still had no route number on the state map. Interestingly, the entire road was removed from state highway maps entirely beginning with the 1973 edition. Despite this, the highway officially became State Route 293 on July 1, 1976, when Nevada officials began renumbering the state s numbered routes. The road returned to the state highway map, complete with the SR 293 designation, in the 1982 edition.

Places Nearby

Agriculture

Corvette Farms
170 Kings River Rd, Orovada, Nevada 89425
Agriculture

Elementary School

Orovada Elementary School
Orovada, Nevada 89425
Elementary School, Public School, Middle School

Financial Service

ATM
193 Hwy 95 North, Orovada, Nevada 89425
Financial Service

Home Security Company

Home Ranch
Orovada, Nevada 89425
Home Security Company, Hardware Store, Sports & Recreation

Local Business

Sentinel Rock
89425 Erandio
Local Business

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Nevada State Route 293

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