The Tikaboo Peak is the highest point of the Pahranagat mountain range in Lincoln County ( Nevada ) and is located in the Great Basin north-east of Death Valley National Park and southwest of the Great Basin National Park.
The mountain is located on the eastern edge of the Tikaboo Valley, close to Highway 375 and 42 kilometers east from the military zone Area 51 Today, he is the only freely accessible vantage point overlooking the restricted area. The two closer viewpoints, Freedom Ridge and Whitesides, were locked in 1995 by the U.S. government to the public, as many people the area filmed from there and photographed.
The nearest towns are Alamo and Ash Springs, about 20 kilometers east or northeast. The nearest city is Las Vegas 110 kilometers to the south.