Where is Oasis Valley
Beatty is located about 90 miles North of Las Vegas on Hwy 95. Beatty sits at an elevation of 3320 feet, giving it a mild climate, ideal for year-round recreation. Surrounding the town are hills and mesa’s providing plenty of topography for exploring. The area is known for its proximity to Area 51, The Shady Lady Brothel, and Death Valley National Park.
The Oasis Valley region includes the northwestern part of the Nevada Test Site and a
contiguous area, of roughly equal size, west of the Test Site. This region extends from the southernmost of the springs of Oasis Valley,directly south of Beatty, Nevada, northeastward to Pahute Mesa, an up-gradient (up the groundwater flow path) recharge area that was the site of 85 underground nuclear tests between 1966 and 1991.