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Address: Nevada 375, Rachel, NV
Activities: Driving
Description: Aliens are given their own highway in Rachel, Nevada, one of the most...
Aliens are given their own highway in Rachel, Nevada, one of the most "visited" UFO sites in the country.
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Long straight roads

16 mile straights - so make sure you are not tired!! Cool to take pics at area 51 - once you have driven the 11 miles up the gravel track!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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Draper, Utah
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 NEW

Bright spot on the ETH is Rachel, which isn't saying a lot. Nonetheless, it's interesting to have seen an area that boasts the most well known "secret" base in America

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

16 mile straights - so make sure you are not tired!! Cool to take pics at area 51 - once you have driven the 11 miles up the gravel track!

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Marshall, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Such an interesting drive to Rachel. Drove up to the area 51 fence but otherwise not much excitement there. Fun to see though. Camped in an RV at Lil Aleinn. $15 a night with water and electricity. Nice little park. We ate several meals in the restaurant and all really really good. Go there.

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Oviedo, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Need to travel this highway to Area 51 and The Little' ale' Inn. Some of the most beautiful mountainous views we've seen!!

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Miami, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

A dream come true. I always wanted to see it by myself and I enjoyed every minute of my trip. Worth the trip. I recommend it.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We finally got to see this sign for real! Took pictures. It is worth the drive. It’s about 2hours drive from Las Vegas. There are two gas stations on the way once you leave the Vegas. We pass by the Alien Museum first but it was closed at that time. The next stop was the “Extraterrestrial Highway” sign, it is... More 

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Houston
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

There are miles and miles of nothing. If you are lucky, there may be cows to look at. Be careful as they cross the road on a whim. This is open-range here!

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Turlock, California
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141 reviews 141 reviews
64 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I finally got to see this sign for real. Took pictures. It is so worth the drive for this. The drive was great we arrived in Rachel during Sunset it was beautiful. Saw quite a few people on the road and actually we stopped and there were two other cars there. I recommend seeing this for yourself it's just one... More 

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Sparks, Nevada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Miles and miles of open highway to ride on, and the view is interesting. Only negative is the lack of gas stations.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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170 reviews 170 reviews
51 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Drove out from Las Vegas. Beautiful scenic drive! Got off the road on to the dirt track to see the gates to Area 51! The truth is out there!

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