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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Winter Operational Hours in Effect

From November 1, 2014, through February 28, 2015, the scenic drive is open daily from 6:00 am to 5:00 pm. The visitor center is open…

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    Did you know?

    Nearly 200 different species of birds can be found at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. These birds range from tiny hummingbirds to large majestic birds of prey. Birds can be seen throughout Red Rock Canyon, but areas where there is water usually provide a greater variety of sightings. With year-round sources of water, Red Spring, White Rock…

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    Take a Hike!

    Hiking is one of the best ways to experience and appreciate Red Rock Canyon's unique geological, historical, and ecological resources. Take advantage of Southern Nevada's beautiful fall and winter weather by enjoying one of Red Rock Canyon's nineteen designated hiking trails. Be sure to bring water, snacks, sun protection, and a good pair of hiking…

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Keystone Thrust Trail

One of Red Rock Canyon’s most interesting geological features is the Keystone Thrust. Come and see where the Cambrian limestone…

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    Art Naturally

    Come try painting at Red Rock Canyon and you’re sure to find a hidden talent! All you need is yourself and a love of nature as we create a masterpiece worth showing off. This is a fun, “no pressure” art class. Ages 15+. Limited space/registration required. For more information or to register, please call (702) 515-5367.

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    RRC Animals

    View some of the arachnids, reptiles, birds, and mammals found in the RRC National Conservation Area. Venomous animals will be emphasized while their activity is in season. Living and preserved specimens will be on display and discussion and questions are encouraged. All ages. No registration required. For more information, please call (702) 515-5367.

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