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

Wildlife Wednesday: White-crowned Sparrows

When exploring Red Rock Canyon during the winter, keep your eyes peeled for the stunning white-crowned sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) throughout […] 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

Christmas & New Year’s Holiday Hours

December 5, 2017

On Christmas Eve (Sunday, December 24) the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area Scenic Drive will be open with its […] Read More

Winter Hours, Programs, and Safety

December 4, 2017

Happy Wintertime! While the winter season may freeze out activities in much of the country, we here at Red Rock […] Read More

Red Spring board walk is partially closed

Red Spring Board Walk Partially Closed

December 1, 2017

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

Scenic Drive Hours Change Nov. 1

November 28, 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

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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