Horse Thief Canyon Loop | Mt. Wilson | Black Mountains | Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Arizona

This adventure has got to win an award for variety of terrain including 6 miles of unpaved roads, traversing a few miles up the entire length of a rugged mountain canyon with beautiful springs, an 800 foot scramble up the avalanche slope side of the canyon, a short class 3 rock climb and a descent down a 2-mile ridge with incredible views of Lake Mead, Potosi Mountain, the Rainbow Mountains, La Madre Mountains Wilderness, Mt Charleston Wilderness, Gass Peak, the Sheep Range, Frenchman Mountain, Fortification Hill, the Hoover Dam area, and additional points to the South and to the East. Route Details: 16mi | 1,536 > 5,446ft; ** Some Road, Mostly Wilderness** Click image or title above for more…

Mt. Wilson, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Arizona

Park Brochure Hoover Dam Area Lake Mohave Area Mt. Wilson | Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada Temple Bar Area Overton Arm All Lake Mead Maps .gov Pre-Summit Bluff on Western Approach Ridge Western Summit Approach Ridge Exploration Initial Exploration Overview – Mt. Wilson, Black Mountains, Arizona, Adjacent to Lake Mead National Recreation Area While […]