The RRCIA Mission

The mission of the Red Rock Canyon Interpretive Association is to enhance the recreational, educational and interpretive programs of the Bureau of Land Management by providing materials and services to the public which promote an understanding, and appreciation of, the natural history, cultural history and sciences of Southern Nevada and specifically, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.
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Fall Programs

The  Red Rock Canyon Interpretive Association and the Bureau of Land Management have put together a full autumn calendar…

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    September Hours & Safety

    HOURS The Scenic Drive is open daily from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm. To beat the heat, think about visiting either in the early morning (before 10AM)…

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    Red Rock Canyon A to Z

    L: Lichens Have you come across these colorful yet bizarre growths on desert rocks? You are seeing lichens: a combination of fungus and algae…

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    Flower Friday

    During the late summer and early fall, you can easily spot snakeweed (Gutierrezia sarothrae) along the Scenic Drive. This small shrub, roughly…

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    Wildlife Wednesday

    When walking on a trail, in gravel, or along a wash in Red Rock Canyon, keep your eyes out for darkling beetles (family Tenebrionidae, genus…

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