Rochester, Nevada

Rochester was a silver-mining town in Pershing County, Nevada, USA, approximately 110 mi east of Reno. It is now a ghost town. Lower Rochester is still accessible to visitors, but was largely destroyed by a wildfire in 2012; Upper Rochester has been buried under mine tailings of the more recent Coeur Rochester open pit mine.
  • Elevation: 6,716 ft (2,047 m)
  • Country: United States
  • State: Nevada
  • County: Pershing
  • Time zone: UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
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