Crystal Springs, Nevada: Extraterrestrial Highway Sign

Way out in the middle of the Nevada desert, the well-visited "Exterestrial Highway" sign is almost entirely covered with stickers and magnets. Highway was given its name on April 18, 1996.
Address:
Hwy 375, Crystal Springs, NV
Directions:
At the split of Hwys 318 and 375. I-15 exit 64. Drive north on US Hwy 93 for 85 miles. Turn left onto Hwy 318/375 and drive three-quarters of a mile. The sign is in a little parking area between the two highways as they split. Caution: This sign has been stolen in the past, so you may drive all the way to see it and be disappointed.
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
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Extraterrestrial Highway Sign

There are two Extraterrestrial Highway signs. The second one is right outside of Rachel. It's just as stickered-up, but it has more of an epic, vast, core-for-miles alien-rich landscape behind it.

[Micko, 09/03/2015]

ET Highway sign.

Extraterrestrial Highway Sign

Way out in the middle of the Nevada desert, where highways 318 and 375 merge, near the town of Crystal Springs (population 130) and Hiko (population 119), is this well-visited "Exterestrial Highway" sign. It is almost entirely covered with stickers, mementoes, and magnets!

[Regina Taylor, 12/02/2012]

E.T. Highway sign.

Extraterrestrial Highway

Sign from the Extraterrestrial Highway - Rt. 375 in Nevada, near Area 51.

[Mark Holloway, 07/04/2002]
Extraterrestrial Highway Dedicated

State highway 375 was recently declared the "Extraterrestrial Highway" by the state's Department of Transportation and dedicated in an official ceremony by Governor Bob Miller. Rt.... [12/01/1996] Complete News Story

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