Red Rock Canyon
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 Canyon is an area of worldwide geologic interest and beauty.
The 13-mile Scenic Loop through Red Rock Canyon allows visitors to explore the highs and lows of the canyon from their vehicle or bicycle, with many scenic stops and trailheads along the way. Entrance fees support visitor facilities and upkeep for this world-renowned scenic drive.
HIKES & TRAILS
Red Rock Canyon is a maze of canyons and peaks, ledges and chimneys, chutes and gullies leading to surprises around every wall. There are 26 different hikes and trails that take you from the deep canyons to the highest points of Red Rock canyon. Click here for a complete list of hikes.
Climbing is becoming increasingly popular in Red Rock Canyon. There are routes of interest to both the beginning and advanced climbers. Great boulders and sheer rock faces bring climbers from around the world. For more information, select “Rock Climbing” on the BLM Red Rock Canyon page.