The Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center is a focal point for visitor orientation. The multiple facilities offer information and interpretation about recreation opportunities, geology, wildlife, and much more.
Red Rock Canyon is located west of Las Vegas on Charleston Blvd (State Route 159). Charleston is a major east/west street that can be accessed from any north/south surface street or from the 215 Beltway.
Visitors should proceed west on Charleston. The boundary for Red Rock Canyon is approximately two miles west of the 215 Beltway/Red Rock Casino.
The Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center is located approximately four miles west of the park boundary and will be the second road that exits to the right. The Visitor Center and outdoor exhibit area opened in April 2010.
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is a United States Government Amenity Fee Area administrated by the Bureau of Land Management. Rates and acceptable passes can be purchased at the entry station with proper identification. The RRCNCA Fee Station accepts cash and domestic checks only.
The scenic loop is open every day of the year with times changing slightly according to the season:
The Visitor Center is open every day from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Operating hours will vary on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Please call (702) 515-5350 for operating hours on these holidays.
The Red Rock Canyon Campground is open Labor Day weekend through Memorial Day weekend. Reservations are only accepted for group sites, individual campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please call (702) 515-5350 for more information.
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