Las Vegas, NV Trails and Parks

Las Vegas has 135 trails in the vicinity, including 117 hiking trails and 15 for climbing. These trails range from 0.3 to 63.8 miles in length. The most popular trails are Red Rocks: Turtlehead Peak, Lake Mead: Anniversary Narrows and Bristlecone Loop. Trails.com member Tim E. recently completed Spring Mountains: Cathedral Rock.
  • Red Rocks: Turtlehead PeakView Trail Details

    6 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 4 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike features sweeping views from a choice Red Rock Canyon peak. Although it’s not an easy climb, Turtlehead Peak is one of the most accessible ...

  • Lake Mead: Bowl of FireView Trail Details

    6 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 4 hours
    •  3.7 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike will lead you to solitude, geologic wonders, and views of classic desert beauty. This is an isolated and fragile landscape that is ...

  • Turtlehead MountainView Trail Details

    5 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    A cross-country day hike to a 6,323-foot summit offering spectacular views of the red rocks and Spring Mountains in the Red Rock Canyon National ...

  • Griffith Peak via Harris Springs RoadView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    •  6 hours or overnight
    •  9.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike is one where you can really get out and hike without meeting many people. This trail passes rocky areas, dense trees, meadows, and ...

  • Mouses TankView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  0.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike on an interpretive trail in Valley of Fire State Park featuring petroglyphs and natural water tanks. The trail follows Petroglyph ...

  • Charleston Peak National Scenic TrailView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    •  10 hours
    •  15.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike in the Spring Mountains along a high ridge with spectacular alpine views. Use caution if you attempt this hike in late spring or early ...

  • Frenchman MountainView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 5 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Frenchman Mountain is a great place to bring a picnic dinner, watch the sunset over the distant Spring Mountains and Red Rock Canyon, then watch ...

  • Lake Mead: Anniversary NarrowsView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  5 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Anniversary Narrows is as beautiful a slot canyon as any other on Earth. It’s not very long, but it is definitely worth the trip. The tilted ...

  • Pine Creek CanyonView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2-3 hours
    •  2.4 miles
    •  Guide

    For you and your pup this is a mellow, enjoyable trail to a historical homestead site, with the opportunity for more extensive hiking beyond ...

  • Red Rocks: La Madre Spring/White Rock LoopView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  4 hours
    •  6.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This loop takes you through a secluded pocket of life, around the rugged sandstone of Red Rock Canyon to La Madre Spring, where the water splashes ...

  • La Madre SpringView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2 hours
    •  3.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area offering an opportunity to view bighorn sheep and other wildlife. Walk up Rocky ...

  • Red Rocks: Sandstone Quarry/Calico TanksView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2 hours
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This scurry over jumbled sandstone leads to a hidden water pocket and a great view of Las Vegas. Calico Tanks is a great trip for families or ...

  • Lake Mead: Cleopatra WashView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 5 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike takes you through a cathedral of volcanic rocks to Lake Mead. Cleopatra Wash is aptly named. Its towering hoodoos, spires, and sculpted ...

  • Bonanza TrailView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    •  2 days
    •  17 miles
    •  Guide

    The Bonanza Trail offers excellent scenery and views of Charleston and McFarland peaks, as well as expansive vistas of the surrounding desert ...

  • Red Rocks: Brownstone CanyonView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 4 hours
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike takes you through a quiet corner of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area to a place of beauty, solitude, and mystery. It also ...

  • White Rock–La Madre Spring LoopView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  5.9 miles
    •  Guide

    Gotta love those loop hikes! It really makes each portion of a trail new and exciting when you don’t have to return along the same trail. This ...

  • Bridge MountainView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  4 hours
    •  5.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A cross-country day hike to a natural bridge and great views of the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Although this is a day hike of ...

  • Keystone ThrustView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    An easy day hike to a unique geological feature, the Keystone Thrust Fault Zone, in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Walk 100 ...

  • Red Rocks Back Country BywayView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  13 miles
    •  Guide

    A one-way, paved Type I road that makes a 13-mile open loop through the spectacular Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area 19 miles west ...

  • Pine Creek CanyonView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area featuring an unusual low-elevation pine forest. Follow the trail downhill to the ...

  • Spring Mountains: Robber's RoostView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  30 minutes to 1 hour
    •  0.3 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike to a lush canyon and a shady rock shelter that once served as a hideout for thieves promises fun for everyone. Vehicle: Passenger ...

  • Spring Mountains: Big FallsView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    No signs point to this waterfall, but it is the most spectacular one in the Spring Mountains, and the route through jumbled boulders is fun for ...

  • Spring Mountains: Mt. Charleston Peak LoopView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    •  A long day or overnight
    •  18 miles
    •  Guide

    Named after Charleston, North Carolina, by the Dixie general of a mapping team in 1869, Southern Nevada’s highest peak is more reminiscent of ...

  • Bristlecone LoopView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  3-4 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike is a favorite for hiker and dog alike. The plant and wildlife di­versity, as well as the views along the trail, keep the hike interesting. ...

  • Ice Box CanyonView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Las Vegas, NV

    • Hiking  
    •  2 hours
    •  2.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area featuring a seasonal waterfall and box canyon. Follow the trail across the wash. ...