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As Highway 50 winds eastward though the Great Basin it passes through the town of Austin, smack in the middle of rural Nevada. Born an old-west town, it was home to some of Nevada’s more colorful prospectors and silver miners. Today, with the expansive Toiyabe Mountain Range as its backyard, it features some of the best mountain biking, hiking and exploring in the state.