Red Rock Canyon Recreation Lands

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Nature trails -- Nevada -- Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area., Recreation areas -- Nevada, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area (
StatementStateline Resource Area, Las Vegas District, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Dept. of the Interior
ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Land Management. Stateline Resource Area
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Red Rock Canyon was designated as Nevada's first National Conservation Area. Red Rock Canyon is located 17 miles west of the Las Vegas Strip on Charleston Boulevard/State Route The area is visited by more than two million people each year.

In marked contrast to a town geared to entertainment and gaming, Red Rock offers enticements of a different nature including a.

Red Rock Canyon features a one-way mile scenic drive, hiking and trails, plants and wildlife, geology, camping, cultural resources and much more.

Our Visitor Center offers information and interpretation about recreation opportunities. The facility also features indoor and outdoor exhibits and a book. Red Rock Canyon’s Mile Scenic Drive doubles as a back country byway.

It is a mile, paved, one-way scenic drive that passes through arid desert landscapes, red and buff colored rock formations, beautiful sandstone and limestone cliffs that reach elevations of 7, feet. Not only is the scenic drive beautiful for visitors in motorized. is your source for discovering and experiencing America's federal recreation activities and outdoor adventures.

Southern Nevada Conservancy, a c3 nonprofit organization based in Las Vegas, NV, serves Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area under a formal agreement with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in many ways, including interpretive programming, fee-station management, retail operations, and this website.

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The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area in Clark County, Nevada, is an area managed by the Bureau of Land Management as part of its National Landscape Conservation System, and protected as a National Conservation is about 15 miles (24 km) west of Las Vegas, and is easily seen from the Las Vegas than two million people visit the area each on: Clark County, Nevada, US.

Red Rock Canyon was awarded an Honorable Mention in the National Outdoor Book Awards (NOBA) for the Outdoor Adventure Guidebook Category.

The annual program honors outstanding Red Rock Canyon Recreation Lands book and publishing in the outdoor field. It is sponsored by the NOBA Foundation and the Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education/5(16).

The Red Rock Canyon Visitor Guide is the go-to guidebook for all things Red Rock. The full-color book merges three sections into an easy-to-use, comprehensive resource that presents need-to-know info at a glance through captions, photographs, illustrations, and maps while more in-depth details are presented within the well-researched text/5(11).

Get this from a library. Children's discovery trail guide, Lost Creek: Red Rock Canyon recreation lands. [United States. Bureau of Land Management. Stateline Resource Area.;]. The Red Rock Pass program is a conservation tool designed by the U.S.

Forest Service to protect, enhance and maintain Sedona’s awe-inspiring red rock landscape for future generations of the American public to enjoy. Enhanced recreation amenities include: urban and backcountry hiking; day use picnic areas, restroom facilities; informational and interpretive signing; maintained roads for.

Red Rock Canyon, managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), is located 10 miles west of Las Vegas, Nevada. Thisacre area provides a mile scenic drive, more than 30 miles of hiking trails, picnic areas, and visitor center with exhibit rooms and a book store.

your purchase supports public lands Thank you for shopping the Southern Nevada Conservancy Online Store. All purchases benefit your favorite public land sites including Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Spring Mountains National Recreation Area, and California Trail Interpretive Center.

Red Rock Canyon was designated as Nevada's first National Conservation Area. Red Rock Canyon is located 17 miles west of the Las Vegas Strip on Charleston Boulevard/State Route The area isacres and is visited by more than one million people each year.

In marked contrast to a town geared to entertainment and gaming, Red Rock offers enticements of a different nature Views: 14K. Red Rock Canyon was designated as Nevada's first National Conservation Area. Red Rock Canyon is located 17 miles west of the Las Vegas.

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Friends of Red Rock Canyon, Las Vegas, Nevada. 6, likes talking about this were here. Dedicated to the protection and enrichment of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area/5(72).

Red Rock Canyon Open Space is located along Highway W High St, Colorado Springs, CO From I take the Cimarron Street exit west. Turn left onto Ridge Road (There is a turn lane but no stop light or stop sign.

The turn is after 31st Street which is a stop light) Enter the roundabout and take the second exit onto W. High Street. Abstract: The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation records () contain information about the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area (previously the Red Rock Canyon Recreation Lands).

It largely consists of newspaper clippings on a variety of events related to Red Rock Canyon from to with the bulk from the s and s. Red Rock Pass, Golden Eagle, Golden Age or Golden Access: Required on national forest land in Red Rock Country, a high-impact recreation area.

The pass must be displayed in the windshield of the vehicle. Revenue from the pass helps provide information, education and natural resource protection.

Woodcutting: Woodcutting is prohibited in Red RockFile Size: 2MB. Red Rock Canyon is located 17 miles west of the Las Vegas Strip on Charleston Boulevard/State Route The area isacres and is. Friends of Red Rock Canyon, Las Vegas, Nevada.

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7, likes talking about this were here. Dedicated to the protection and enrichment of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area/5(72). Long Description: From the Red Rock Canyon NCA website: "Red Rock Canyon was designated as Nevada's first National Conservation Area. Red Rock Canyon is located 17 miles west of the Las Vegas Strip on Charleston Boulevard/State Route The area isacres and is visited by more than one million people each year.

State park that has been the site for a number of movies due to its colorful rock formations and variety of wildlife including roadrunners, hawks, lizards, mice and squirrels.

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Along with exploring the canyon’s South Rim, make stops at Hoover Dam and Route 66 in Arizona to pack even more sightseeing into one day/5(K). The law provides for certain lands within the California Desert Conservation Area to be transferred to the State of California and incorporated with the existing Red Rock Canyon State Park.

The intent of this action as defined by the CDPA, is to provide maximum protection of. Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

Red Rock Canyon is a crowd favorite for locals and tourists alike. More than one million people make the journey to the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area every year, which gets its name from the fantastic red sandstone formations that can be found throughout the region.

Each tributary canyon is unique, with vivid colors. After wet winters, the park's floral displays are notable. Wildlife includes roadrunners, hawks, lizards, mice and squirrels. Red Rock Canyon is an approximat acres ( km 2) unit within the Mojave Sector of the Tehachapi District of the California State Park System, located along State Highway 14 in Kern County, about 80 miles Location: Kern County, California, USA.

The Red Rock Canyon is a national conservation area that takes upacres in the Mojave Desert, located just a couple miles west of Las Vegas. At the Red Rock Canyon there is a non-profit book and gift store at the Visitor’s Center where you can get information on the wildlife, vegetation, geology, trails, camping, and other.

"Visitors may reserve single campground sites at Red Rock Canyon Campground online or by phone for visits starting in Beginning OctoRed Rock Canyon Campsite reservations for camping dates from January 1,and beyond can be made ator by calling the national reservation hotline Reservations can be made up to six months in advance but not.

Red Rock Canyon State Park. The colorful badlands, cliffs and canyons of Red Rock Canyon State Park provide more than pretty scenery and a backdrop for movies. Hidden behind the scenes in the layers of rock is what amounts to paleontologists as a treasure trove.

For almost a century, paleontologists have been combing through these layers and. Utah’s Colorado Riverway is a scenic wonderland of colorful cliffs, river-carved canyons, lush bottom lands, and massive sandstone spires.

Highways and parallel the river for many miles, and are both Utah Scenic Byways.History in Stone By Ruth Obee. Ruth Obee’s new book History in Stone: The Story of Red Rock Canyon, is a page narrative that begins, â la James Michener, with the area’s geological origins, dating back billion years to some of the oldest rock on the planet.

It tells the story of recently discovered dinosaur tracks, marine fossils, and archeological evidence of an early human.Things to do near Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area on Tripadvisor: Seereviews candid photos of things to do near Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area .