Day Tripping: Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area

Dan and Sony Stiel at Red Rock Canyon

Dan and Sony Stiel at Red Rock Canyon

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, located 20 miles from the Las Vegas Strip, allows visitors to hike, picnic and view plant and animal life under 3,000-foot-high red rock formations.

Red Rock Canyon features a one-way 13-mile scenic drive, a Visitor Center offering information and interpretation about recreation opportunities, hiking and trails, wildlife, vegetation, geology, cultural resources and much more.  Next time you head to Vegas, check it out!

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