Wells is surrounded by recreational opportunities; camping, hunting, fishing, hiking, boating, golfing,
four-wheeling, snowmobiling, trapshooting, historical landmarks, ghost towns, scenic drives.
This part of Nevada is well-known for hunting deer and game birds and for dozens of trout streams within easy reach of Angel Lake, 12 miles south of Wells, by paved road. It is only one of 27 famed lakes in the
City Park and Swimming pool are favorites of local residents.