Wildlife Wednesday: Gopher Snake

One of the longest snakes in Red Rock Canyon, gopher snakes (Pituophis catenifer) can exceed six feet in length (but […] 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

Visitor Information

The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area [RRCNCA] is located just a few miles west of Las Vegas and encompasses 195,819 acres within the Mojave Desert. Red Rock is an area of worldwide geologic interest and beauty.

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Geology Highlights

The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area [RRCNCA] is located just a few miles west of Las Vegas and encompasses 195,819 acres within the Mojave Desert. Red Rock is an area of world wide geologic interest and beauty.

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Weather Conditions

Current Weather   Weather forecasts provided by Wunderground.com. When Are You Visiting? Spring Cool, often windy with clear skies and still […] Read More

Fee Free Day on June 9

June 5, 2018

The Bureau of Land Management will waive the Scenic Drive entrance fee in celebration of National Get Outdoors Day on Saturday, […] Read More

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Permit Lottery Now Open For 2019 Guided Rock Climbing

June 1, 2018

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area announces the opening of Guest Climbing Special Recreation Permits (SRP) for 2019. Twelve Guest […] Read More

Summer Hours, Programs, & Heat Safety

June 1, 2018

HOURS The Scenic Drive is open daily from 6AM until 8PM throughout summer (April through September). The Visitor Center is […] Read More

Children’s Summer Program: The Canyon Club

May 24, 2018

Looking for something educational and fun for your kids to do this summer? We just might have the answer! Southern […] 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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