Wildlife Wednesday: Chukar

The chukar (Alectoris chukar) is a colorful bird in the pheasant family that happens to be larger than quail, about […] Read More

Jackson the Red Rock Canyon Burro

Meet Jackson, Our Jovial (And Witty) Adopted Burro Jackson is a formerly-wild burro who was adopted from the Red Rock […] Read More

Flower Friday: Paper Flower

Paper flower (Psilostrophe cooperi) is a small shrub, growing about one to two feet tall, with white to gray-green stems […] Read More

Wildlife Wednesday: Bobcats

Seldom seen at Red Rock Canyon, bobcats (Lynx rufus) quietly patrol desert canyons and rocky outcrops looking for rabbits, rodents, […] Read More

Flower Friday: Threadleaf Ragwort

Threadleaf ragwort (Senecio flaccidus) blooms in the summer and again in the fall following summer rains. These three to four […] Read More

Thanksgiving Weekend Hours

November 11, 2017

On Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 23), the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area Scenic Drive will be open with reduced […] Read More

Scenic Drive Hours Change Nov. 1

September 22, 2017

The 13-mile Scenic Drive will be open 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. starting November 1. This change happens yearly and […] Read More

Fall Hours, Programs, & Safety

September 21, 2017

HOURS The Scenic Drive hours change throughout the fall months: September: The Scenic Drive is open daily from 6AM until […] Read More

Red Spring board walk is partially closed

Red Spring Board Walk Partially Closed

September 4, 2017

Currently the Red Spring board walk is partially closed. This is due to the deteriorating condition of the wooden planks. […] Read More

Our Mission

Southern Nevada Conservancy creates opportunities to discover, understand, and enjoy your public lands.

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What's At Red Rock Canyon?

Red Rock Canyon features a one-way 13-mile scenic drive, hiking and trails, plants and wildlife, geology, camping, cultural resources and much more. Our Visitor Center offers information and interpretation about recreation opportunities. The facility also features indoor and outdoor exhibits and a book and gift store.

Hikes & Trails

There are 26 numbered hikes and trails on our website that correspond to the numbers on this downloadable map. Please reference the map and then match the numbers with the trails on this website to learn more about each hike. Which trails would you like to visit in the future?

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