SR 160 Rural Preliminary Recommendations

The map below shows where and what type of potential improvements are recommended for SR 160.

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Map of SR 160 depicting rural area preliminary recommendations from SR 159 to Nye County boundary

The improvements identified on this map are conceptual in nature and subject to change through the planning, environmental, and design process.

Recent Roadway Enhancements 

NDOT recently implemented more than $100 million in roadway enhancements along SR 160 from SR 159 to Pahrump. Improvements included:  

  • Roadway widening 

  • Installation of a new median barrier

Image of recent roadway enhancements

Potential Proposed Improvements. 

Enhancing the safety of the center median by flattening the median slopes from Mountain Springs to Pahrump should be considered as a future potential improvement.

Image of flattened median slope