Sunrise Mountain, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada

City of Las Vegas Public Park Finder Sunrise Mountain Near Lake Mead National Recreation Area | Las Vegas Metro & Surrounding Areas, Nevada LasVegasNevada.gov Parks & Facilities Web Pages Overview, Sunrise Mountain, Las Vegas, Nevada – Near Lake Mead National Recreation Area Sunrise Mountain, like its larger, better known neighbor Frenchman Mountain (immediately to the […]

Lone Mountain | Las Vegas, Nevada

Lone Mountain is pretty awesome with a lot of bang for the buck in this short but spectacular hike. Two trails completely circle Lone Mountain: A wide multi-use trail and above that, a smaller hiking trail. In addition there are multiple routes to the summit that provide the experience of being in a remote wilderness on top of the world even though you’re within the boundaries of Metro Las Vegas in the populated Summerlin area. Route details: 4 mi RT | 7-800ft Elevation Gain/Loss **Unmarked Trailhead, Use Trail at First, Some Wilderness Navigation** Click image or title above for more…

Cheyenne Mountain | Las Vegas, Nevada

Cheyenne Mountain | Las Vegas, Nevada

Cheyenne Mountain, elevation 3833ft with an elevation gain of 900ft, is one of the many desert hills surrounding Las Vegas. Located in the Summerlin area, Cheyenne Mountain has a commanding view of Lone Mountain, the Las Vegas Valley and many surrounding high points. When you’re on the Toove Trail circling around the West side of Cheyenne Mountain there’s the feeling of being hundreds of miles from civilization in an isolated wilderness area. There are numerous points along the circuit route where you can ascend to the summit experiencing nearly every level of rock climbing difficulty. Route details: **6 Miles RT, 2,967 – 3,833ft; Elevation ** Click image or title above for more…

Las Vegas Metro Area Trails Overview | Nevada

There are places within metro area Las Vegas or close to the metro boundary that can transport you instantly into a wilderness setting. Follow the thumbnail images on this page to detailed adventure descriptions complete with videos and images. Click image or title above for more…