ⓘ Cactus Flat is one of the Central Nevada Desert Basins in the Cactus-Sacrobatus Watershed, for which it is an eponym. The flat is the location of the Tonopah Te ..

                                     

ⓘ Cactus Flat

Cactus Flat is one of the Central Nevada Desert Basins in the Cactus-Sacrobatus Watershed, for which it is an eponym. The flat is the location of the Tonopah Test Range Airport and Tonopah Test Range, a component of the Nevada Test and Training Range used for weapons testing since the 1950s. The flat is also the site of the 615 sq mi Nevada Wild Horse Range of the Nellis Air Force Range.

The Kawich range to the North-East and the cactus range to the South-West. Handle Jack Rabbit is 11.5 km 7.1 miles East of antelope lake Playa in Cactus flat.

Cactus flat has three types of cactus beavertail cactus, calico cactus, and barrel cactus.