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.

23 Nov

Introduction to Red Rock Canyon

Join us for a 20-minute presentation introducing you to some of the secrets of Red Rock Canyon. We will uncover why the rocks are red, how the plants… Read More »

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014

25 Nov

Keystone Thrust Trail

One of Red Rock Canyon’s most interesting geological features is the Keystone Thrust. Come and see where the Cambrian limestone has moved on top of… Read More »

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014

25 Nov

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… Read More »

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014

25 Nov

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… Read More »

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014

26 Nov

Fossil Walk

We will explore the area around the visitor center, observing and talking about the different fossils we find. All ages. No registration required. For… Read More »

Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014

26 Nov

First Creek Trail Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along First Creek trail. This trail works its way across the desert floor and takes us to a small waterfall… Read More »

Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014

27 Nov

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… Read More »

Thursday, Nov 27, 2014

29 Nov

First Creek Favorite

First Creek is a great easy hike that has a lot to offer for the beginner, as well as, the experienced hiker. Come and enjoy the scenery, history, and… Read More »

Saturday, Nov 29, 2014

30 Nov

Introduction to Red Rock Canyon

Join us for a 20-minute presentation introducing you to some of the secrets of Red Rock Canyon. We will uncover why the rocks are red, how the plants… Read More »

Sunday, Nov 30, 2014

01 Dec

Red Rock Canyon Kits

Preschool-aged children and their parents are invited to join us for this monthly program specifically designed to introduce young children to nature… Read More »

Monday, Dec 01, 2014

02 Dec

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… Read More »

Tuesday, Dec 02, 2014

03 Dec

Calico Basin Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along Calico Basin trail. This wonderful hike features great views and amazing geology. We will review outdoor… Read More »

Wednesday, Dec 03, 2014

04 Dec

Birding With the Ranger

We will meet at the Visitor Center and caravan out to Red Spring and walk the boardwalk looking for and identifying birds. Easy difficulty, 1+ miles.… Read More »

Thursday, Dec 04, 2014

04 Dec

Nevada’s State Reptile

Come and meet our desert tortoises. With any luck they will be out and about to say “Hi”. Learn more about our illustrious state reptile with their… Read More »

Thursday, Dec 04, 2014

04 Dec

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… Read More »

Thursday, Dec 04, 2014

05 Dec

Nevada 150: The Big Sagebrush

Stop by the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center to celebrate Nevada's 150th birthday in a special way: by learning about the state flower! Why is this plant… Read More »

Friday, Dec 05, 2014

06 Dec

The Many Faces of Pine Creek

Pine Creek has many faces from dry and desolate to wet and wild. We encourage you to get to know this wonderful area of our home. Moderate difficulty.… Read More »

Saturday, Dec 06, 2014

06 Dec

Introduction to Red Rock Canyon

Join us for a 20-minute presentation introducing you to some of the secrets of Red Rock Canyon. We will uncover why the rocks are red, how the plants… Read More »

Saturday, Dec 06, 2014

07 Dec

Fossil Ridge Hike

Explore the area of animal extinction. We will discover the basic geologic history of Red Rock Canyon, go on a fossil scavenger hunt taking only pictures,… Read More »

Sunday, Dec 07, 2014

09 Dec

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… Read More »

Tuesday, Dec 09, 2014

09 Dec

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… Read More »

Tuesday, Dec 09, 2014

10 Dec

A Step In Time

We will conduct a short walk in the Sandstone Quarry area, observing and stopping to talk about the different cultural and historical aspects we find… Read More »

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014

10 Dec

Oak Creek Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along Oak Creek trail. This wonderful hike features great views of sandstone mountains and scrub desert. We… Read More »

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014

11 Dec

Nevada’s State Reptile

Come and meet our desert tortoises. With any luck they will be out and about to say “Hi”. Learn more about our illustrious state reptile with their… Read More »

Thursday, Dec 11, 2014

11 Dec

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… Read More »

Thursday, Dec 11, 2014

12 Dec

Canyon Clean Up

Join Janis and help keep Red Rock Canyon NCA clean for everyone to enjoy! All ages. Limited space/registration required. For more information or to register,… Read More »

Friday, Dec 12, 2014

12 Dec

Nevada 150: The Big Sagebrush

Stop by the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center to celebrate Nevada's 150th birthday in a special way: by learning about the state flower! Why is this plant… Read More »

Friday, Dec 12, 2014

13 Dec

Pine Creek Canyon Hike

A hike into a botanically diverse area that has its own micro climate. This is considered one of the most beautiful canyons of Red Rock. We will visit… Read More »

Saturday, Dec 13, 2014

14 Dec

“Burro”ing Around

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

Sunday, Dec 14, 2014

16 Dec

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… Read More »

Tuesday, Dec 16, 2014

17 Dec

Birding With the Ranger

We will meet at the Visitor Center and caravan out to Red Spring and walk the boardwalk looking for and identifying birds. Easy difficulty, 1+ miles.… Read More »

Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014

17 Dec

La Madre Spring Hike

Join a Red Rock Canyon Naturalist on a hike along La Madre Spring trail. This hike features springs that may draw wildlife while we’re out on the trail!… Read More »

Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014

18 Dec

Nevada’s State Reptile

Come and meet our desert tortoises. With any luck they will be out and about to say “Hi”. Learn more about our illustrious state reptile with their… Read More »

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014

18 Dec

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… Read More »

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014

19 Dec

Nevada 150: The Big Sagebrush

Stop by the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center to celebrate Nevada's 150th birthday in a special way: by learning about the state flower! Why is this plant… Read More »

Friday, Dec 19, 2014

20 Dec

First Creek Favorite

First Creek is a great easy hike that has a lot to offer for the beginner, as well as, the experienced hiker. Come and enjoy the scenery, history, and… Read More »

Saturday, Dec 20, 2014

20 Dec

Introduction to Red Rock Canyon

Join us for a 20-minute presentation introducing you to some of the secrets of Red Rock Canyon. We will uncover why the rocks are red, how the plants… Read More »

Saturday, Dec 20, 2014

21 Dec

Burro Hike in Wheeler Camp

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, Dec 21, 2014

23 Dec

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… Read More »

Tuesday, Dec 23, 2014

23 Dec

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… Read More »

Tuesday, Dec 23, 2014

24 Dec

Fossil Walk

We will explore the area around the visitor center, observing and talking about the different fossils we find. All ages. No registration required. For… Read More »

Wednesday, Dec 24, 2014

27 Dec

Keystone Thrust Trail

One of Red Rock Canyon’s most interesting geological features is the Keystone Thrust. Come and see where the Cambrian limestone has moved on top of… Read More »

Saturday, Dec 27, 2014

28 Dec

“Burro”ing Around

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

Sunday, Dec 28, 2014

30 Dec

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… Read More »

Tuesday, Dec 30, 2014

31 Dec

Arnight and Knoll Trail Hike

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

Wednesday, Dec 31, 2014

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