West Wendover is a city in Elko County, Nevada, United States.It is part of the Elko Micropolitan Statistical Area. West Wendover is located on the eastern border of Nevada and the western edge of the Great Salt Lake Desert, and is contiguous with Wendover, Utah, with which it is sometimes confused. Interstate 80 runs just north of the cities, while Business Interstate 80 links the two cities. For years, West Wendover has thrived under a lucrative gambling industry in Nevada.
West Wendover has five main casino hotels: