The Smith Mesa Prospector Camp is a location in the Mojave Wasteland.


The camp is a makeshift bunker in a small cave. A prospector's dog lives here, with no immediate sign of his master. In the surrounding area, there a few fire geckos nearby and numerous lakelurks to the east.

Notable lootEdit


  • This location can be used as player housing, since items stored in containers do not disappear. There is also a bedroll, which is useful when playing on hardcore mode.
  • The dog's master could be the dead prospector at Cottonwood Crater.


Smith Mesa Prospector Camp appears only in Fallout: New Vegas.

Behind the scenesEdit

Smith Mesa Prospector Camp is in the same geographical location as real world Smith Mesa Road in Clark County, Nevada.

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