Events

Events Listed

All events are guided by our interpretive staff. All Certified Interpretive Guides (CIG) are accredited through the National Association for Interpretation (NAI), in order to provide you with the most enjoyable, educational experience. They are also CPR and First Aid certified. For more information or to register for a program, please call (702) 515-5367.

09 Feb

Red Rock Canyon Mammals

View some of the mammals found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Preserved specimens will be on display and discussion and questions… Read More »

Tuesday, Feb 09, 2016

10 Feb

Oak Creek & Potato Knoll Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along Oak Creek & Potato Knoll trails. This wonderful hike features great views of sandstone mountains,… Read More »

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016

10 Feb

Red Rock Canyon Mammals

View some of the mammals found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Preserved specimens will be on display and discussion and questions… Read More »

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016

11 Feb

Nevada’s State Reptile

Stop by the Visitor Center to learn about our illustrious state reptile, the desert tortoise, and their slow gate, hard shell, and elephantine legs. No… Read More »

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016

12 Feb

Petroglyphs: Ancient Symbols of Red Rock Canyon

Stop by the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center to learn about the cultural history and significance of petroglyphs within the area. Find out where you can… Read More »

Friday, Feb 12, 2016

13 Feb

Moenkopi Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along Moenkopi trail. This is a great introductory trail for beginning hikers or those who want an orientation… Read More »

Saturday, Feb 13, 2016

13 Feb

Red Rock Canyon Book Club

Join Janis as we discuss the book “Seekers, Saints and Scoundrel,” written by the President of Friends of Red Rock Canyon, Chuck Williams, along with… Read More »

Saturday, Feb 13, 2016

14 Feb

Second Sundays: Artists & Authors

Thomas Knapp was originally trained in forensic photography and used his skills to record a variety of crime scenes. He developed an early passion for… Read More »

Sunday, Feb 14, 2016

16 Feb

Red Rock Canyon Mammals

View some of the mammals found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Preserved specimens will be on display and discussion and questions… Read More »

Tuesday, Feb 16, 2016

16 Feb

A “Take it Outside” Fossil Walk

Bring your family for an adventure into the past. We will observe remnants of ancient life from the Panthalassic Ocean and talk about the most recent… Read More »

Tuesday, Feb 16, 2016

17 Feb

Calico Tanks Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along Calico Tanks. This challenging hike features amazing geology and fantastic views of Red Rock Canyon.… Read More »

Wednesday, Feb 17, 2016

17 Feb

Red Rock Canyon Mammals

View some of the mammals found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Preserved specimens will be on display and discussion and questions… Read More »

Wednesday, Feb 17, 2016

18 Feb

Nevada’s State Reptile

Stop by the Visitor Center to learn about our illustrious state reptile, the desert tortoise, and their slow gate, hard shell, and elephantine legs. No… Read More »

Thursday, Feb 18, 2016

21 Feb

Junior Duck Stamp

Join the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service for the Junior Duck Stamp Conservation & Design Program.… Read More »

Sunday, Feb 21, 2016

23 Feb

Red Rock Canyon Mammals

View some of the mammals found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Preserved specimens will be on display and discussion and questions… Read More »

Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016

23 Feb

Birding with the Ranger

Do you know the difference between a Roadrunner and a Cactus Wren? We will give you the answer to this and many other avian questions. We will visit one… Read More »

Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016

24 Feb

Twilight Zone Trails Hike

Come explore a quieter part of Red Rock Canyon: the Twilight Zone Trails. Located in the foothills of the Spring Mountains, this trail allows us to take… Read More »

Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016

24 Feb

Red Rock Canyon Mammals

View some of the mammals found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Preserved specimens will be on display and discussion and questions… Read More »

Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016

25 Feb

Nevada’s State Reptile

Stop by the Visitor Center to learn about our illustrious state reptile, the desert tortoise, and their slow gate, hard shell, and elephantine legs. No… Read More »

Thursday, Feb 25, 2016

26 Feb

Petroglyphs: Ancient Symbols of Red Rock Canyon

Stop by the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center to learn about the cultural history and significance of petroglyphs within the area. Find out where you can… Read More »

Friday, Feb 26, 2016

27 Feb

Jackson & Carson Appearance

Jackson the Red Rock Canyon Burro, and his friend Carson, will be an appearance at the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center on Saturday, February 27. They will… Read More »

Saturday, Feb 27, 2016

27 Feb

Sunset Hike – Calico Basin

Take a late afternoon stroll with a naturalist on some of Red Rock Canyon's most beautiful trails. This wonderful hike features great views and diverse… Read More »

Saturday, Feb 27, 2016

28 Feb

Wildflowers I: Calico Basin Hike

Join us for this first wildflower hike of the season. This picturesque hike includes colorful rock formations, springs, birds, reptiles, many plants,… Read More »

Sunday, Feb 28, 2016

28 Feb

Willow Springs Loop Hike

Hike with Tom on a relatively easy trail through diverse plant life including Ponderosa Pines. See pictographs, agave roasting pits, spring fed running… Read More »

Sunday, Feb 28, 2016

01 Mar

Red Rock Canyon Venomous Animals & Reptiles

View the types of venomous animals, as well as reptiles, found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Understand the nature of the threats… Read More »

Tuesday, Mar 01, 2016

01 Mar

A “Take it Outside” Fossil Walk

Bring your family for an adventure into the past. We will observe remnants of ancient life from the Panthalassic Ocean and talk about the most recent… Read More »

Tuesday, Mar 01, 2016

02 Mar

Red Rock Canyon Venomous Animals & Reptiles

View the types of venomous animals, as well as reptiles, found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Understand the nature of the threats… Read More »

Wednesday, Mar 02, 2016

02 Mar

Kraft Mountain Loop Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike into Gateway Canyon near Calico Basin as we explore the Kraft Mountain Loop. This wonderful hike features… Read More »

Wednesday, Mar 02, 2016

03 Mar

Nevada’s State Reptile

Stop by the Visitor Center to learn about our illustrious state reptile, the desert tortoise, and their slow gate, hard shell, and elephantine legs. No… Read More »

Thursday, Mar 03, 2016

04 Mar

Wilderness at Red Rock Canyon

Stop by the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center to learn about the designated Wilderness Areas within the Red Rock… Read More »

Friday, Mar 04, 2016

05 Mar

Burro 101

A tabletop presentation discussing the history of burros in Red Rock Canyon and the west with a bit of “burro 101.” Join us for some equine discovery.… Read More »

Saturday, Mar 05, 2016

05 Mar

Pine Creek Canyon Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along Pine Creek Canyon trail. Come learn about the historic significance of this trail and view a lovely… Read More »

Saturday, Mar 05, 2016

06 Mar

Burro Hike at First Creek

Meet a local four-legged celebrity before we go looking for his kin. We will hike around the hills of Red Rock looking for signs of burros while enjoying… Read More »

Sunday, Mar 06, 2016

08 Mar

Red Rock Canyon Venomous Animals & Reptiles

View the types of venomous animals, as well as reptiles, found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Understand the nature of the threats… Read More »

Tuesday, Mar 08, 2016

09 Mar

Arnight & Knoll Loop Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along Arnight & Knoll trails. This wonderful hike follows the basin of the escarpment. We will review… Read More »

Wednesday, Mar 09, 2016

09 Mar

Red Rock Canyon Venomous Animals & Reptiles

View the types of venomous animals, as well as reptiles, found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Understand the nature of the threats… Read More »

Wednesday, Mar 09, 2016

10 Mar

Nevada’s State Reptile

Stop by the Visitor Center to learn about our illustrious state reptile, the desert tortoise, and their slow gate, hard shell, and elephantine legs. No… Read More »

Thursday, Mar 10, 2016

11 Mar

Wilderness in Red Rock Canyon

Stop by the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center to learn about the designated Wilderness Areas within the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. What… Read More »

Friday, Mar 11, 2016

12 Mar

Introduction to Red Rock Canyon

Join us for a 20 minute presentation introducing you to some of the secrets of Red Rock Canyon including why the rocks are red, how desert plants survive… Read More »

Saturday, Mar 12, 2016

12 Mar

Sunset Hike – Late Night Trails

Take a late afternoon stroll with a naturalist on some of Red Rock Canyon's most beautiful trails. We will look for nocturnal and crepuscular wildlife… Read More »

Saturday, Mar 12, 2016

13 Mar

Second Sundays: Artists & Authors

Bold colors, expressive brush strokes, and paint laid on by palette knife are evident in all of Rob Tuvell’s works. Landscapes, seascapes, and desert… Read More »

Sunday, Mar 13, 2016

13 Mar

Fossil Ridge Hike

Hike with Tom along Fossil Ridge. Fossil Ridge is an amazing place for cactus and almost all of the cactus species found in southern Nevada can be seen… Read More »

Sunday, Mar 13, 2016

13 Mar

Wildflowers II: Pine Creek Hike

Enjoy this hike emphasizing March air, wildflowers, great views, trickling waters and an old homestead. Easy-to-moderate hike of three miles. Ages 10+.… Read More »

Sunday, Mar 13, 2016

15 Mar

Red Rock Canyon Venomous Animals & Reptiles

View the types of venomous animals, as well as reptiles, found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Understand the nature of the threats… Read More »

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2016

15 Mar

A “Take it Outside” Fossil Walk

Bring your family for an adventure into the past. We will observe remnants of ancient life from the Panthalassic Ocean and talk about the most recent… Read More »

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2016

16 Mar

La Madre Spring Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along La Madre Spring trail. This hike features a year-round spring that may draw wildlife while we're out… Read More »

Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016

16 Mar

Red Rock Canyon Venomous Animals & Reptiles

View the types of venomous animals, as well as reptiles, found in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Understand the nature of the threats… Read More »

Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016

17 Mar

Nevada’s State Reptile

Stop by the Visitor Center to learn about our illustrious state reptile, the desert tortoise, and their slow gate, hard shell, and elephantine legs. No… Read More »

Thursday, Mar 17, 2016

18 Mar

Wilderness in Red Rock Canyon

Stop by the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center to learn about the designated Wilderness Areas within the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. What… Read More »

Friday, Mar 18, 2016

19 Mar

Burro 101

A tabletop presentation discussing the history of burros in Red Rock Canyon and the west with a bit of “burro 101.” Join us for some equine discovery.… Read More »

Saturday, Mar 19, 2016

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