Potato Patch (Winnemucca Lake)

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Potato Patch was a small Paiute village [1], located "about 32 miles north of Nixon and 31 miles south of Gerlach."[2][3]

There is also a Potato Patch Spring in the Lake Range, west of Needle Rock.[4][5]

See Also


  1. Nevada State Journal (Reno, Nevada), Sunday, May 23, 1954, Page 6
  2. Dick Shutler, Donald R. Tuohy, John Andrew Price, Francis A. Riddell, Richard Shutler (Jr), Mary Elizabeth Shutler, "Lost City: Pueblo Grande de Nevada," p. 71, 1962.
  3. Norm Cavanaugh, "Beverly Brazzanovich & Harold Miller", Oral History Interview, Great Basin Indian Archive (GBIA) 010, 2006
  4. "Lake Range," Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, 2013]
  5. GNIS