There’s so much more to Las Vegas than the glitz and glamour of the strip, therefore take the morning off or get out of the busy casinos to explore Red Rock Canyon and see the unique Southwest beauty a short distance from Las Vegas. You will have a choice between a selection of three of our favorite hikes in Red Rock, the White Rock/Willow Springs loop, Calico Hills, or Ice Box Canyon.
As you relax for a water break you may even have a chance for a glimpse of southern Nevada desert wildlife.
Exciting travel through narrow slot canyons to the waters of the Colorado River there may be views of hidden petroglyph or big horn sheep on the cliffs. Enjoy lunch while at the natural mineral hot springs. This wilderness adventure is six miles round trip, rated moderately strenuous and has an 800 foot elevation gain. Wearing layers over your bathing clothes is recommended for ease of continuing the hike after soaking in the hot springs. Sturdy shoes are required and cameras are encouraged.