Built in 1876, the Belmont Courthouse was the seat of Nye County government until 1905. The building is partially restored and offers a glimpse into Nevada’s colorful past. Belmont Courhouse, Although no developed facilities are available, camping and picnic facilities are available on nearby public lands or the U. S. Forest Service Pine Creek Campground in the Monitor Valley, located 20 miles north of Belmont via Nevada Highway 82.
There are no public park facilities at Belmont and no tourist services available in Belmont, and gasoline may not be available. The Courthouse is open to the public. Contact Region 3 Headquarters office at (775) 867-3001, for information.