Mummys Head from Lee Canyon Rd | Mt Charleston Wilderness | Spring Mountains, Nevada

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Mummy’s Head from Lee Canyon Rd | Mt Charleston Wilderness | Spring Mountains, Nevada – Overview

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This is the most direct approach route to Mummy’s Head. It begins from a wide parking area on the West side (right) of Lee Canyon Road about a mile above that road’s intersection with Deer Creek Road. Cross to the East side of Lee Canyon Road, head up Avalanche Trail Road and continue straight upward through the wilderness when that road shortly “T”s out. Ascend to the opening between the two visible summit areas where you can turn left (North) or right (South) to either summit.

Mummy’s Head from Lee Canyon Rd | Mt Charleston Wilderness | Spring Mountains, Nevada – Route Starting Point

Take Hwy 95 North from Las Vegas. Turn left onto Lee Canyon Road (Hwy 156). Continue on Lee Canyon Road about 16 miles. You’ll continue on Lee Canyon Road about a mile past its intersection with Deer Creek Road. Park at a huge wide parking area on the right side of Lee Canyon Road directly below Mummy’s Head.

Mummy’s Head from Lee Canyon Rd | Mt Charleston Wilderness | Spring Mountains, Nevada – Route Observations