Tonopah, Nevada: The Yellow Road

Short section of desert road covered with strange yellow and white stripes. Line painting test runs? For pavement completists for whom brick roads and wood plank roads are simply not enough.
1500 Erie St., Tonopah, NV
South end of town. From US Hwy 95/Erie St. turn east about a hundred yards south of the Texaco station, or just north of the Tonopah Churches and Service Clubs sign.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About The Yellow Road

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Test road for line painting.

Yellow Painted Road

This colorful road has a nice yellow and white paint job. It looks like a practice road for lane striping crews.The painted road is about an eighth of a mile long.

[Robert Jones, 04/27/2018]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Giant Rock Pick AxGiant Rock Pick Ax, Tonopah, NV - 1 mi.
The Clown MotelThe Clown Motel, Tonopah, NV - 2 mi.
Bottle HouseBottle House, Goldfield, NV - 24 mi.
In the region:
International Car Forest of the Last Church, Goldfield, NV - 24 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

January 18, 2019

My Sights

My Sights

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Nevada Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Billy the Kid Museum, Hico, Texas (Jan 14-20, 2019)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from Subscribe now! Hotel & Motel Finder

Special online rates for hotels & motels.

Nearby Hotels and Motels, Tonopah, Nevada

Nightly rates found:

Find Hotels Near:

Book Online Now