Red Rock Canyon is noted for its beautifully layered sandstone formations, unique rock formations and petrified sand dunes. Red Rock is truly a photographer’s delight. While at the Visitor’s Center you can see and learn about the desert plants and abundant wildlife that inhabit the area. Then all aboard your luxury van for a drive through the 13 mile scenic loop. We will make a few stops to enjoy the beauty of the area and snap a photo or two. After viewing the colorful high desert terrain, you will understand why it is one of the best rock climbing areas in the world.
Please feel free to bring your camera, video camera, or binoculars, as well as a case to protect them during landing.
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, only minutes from the Strip, has scenery so dramatic its often selected as the backdrop for movies and commercials. Along the 13-mile scenic drive you’ll view the impressive Wilson Cliffs and numerous geological features including the fossilized sand dunes of the brilliantly colored Calico Hills.
Red Rock Canyon Rocky Gap SUV or Van Off Road Tour
Adventure seekers, this one is for you! Join us on our exclusive Rocky Gap experience in an SUV or Van. Test your courage on the road of no return. All the excitement and beauty you have been looking for in this rugged off road scenic tour beginning at Red Rock Canyon’s 13 mile scenic loop. A brief stop is made at the Visitor’s Center before heading off to the Willow Spring picnic area where “Rocky Gap” off road trail.
First, you will be taken on a scenic drive through the Red Rock Loop. There will be plenty of photo opportunities as you pass colorful mountains and view a striking sunset. After you take in all of the sights, you will be treated to a Wild West dinner.
After you’ve seen the natural landscapes of Vegas, it will be time for the city life. There is a stop for photos of the Las Vegas valley at night. Then, you can enjoy the Fremont Street Experience. The light and sound shows has become a favorite of tourists over the years.
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.