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Nevada"s Red Rock Canyon

a Bureau of Land Management national conservation area

by Cheri C. Madison

  • 264 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by KC Publications in [Las Vegas, NV] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area (Nev.),
  • Nevada,
  • Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- Nevada -- Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.,
    • Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area (Nev.) -- Pictorial works.,
    • Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area (Nev.) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 42).

      Other titlesRed Rock Canyon
      Statementby Cheri Cinkoske Madison ; edited by Mary L. Van Camp.
      SeriesThe story behind the scenery
      ContributionsVan Camp, Mary L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF847.C5 M34 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination44 p. :
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2068804M
      ISBN 100887140254
      LC Control Number88081169

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Nevada"s Red Rock Canyon by Cheri C. Madison Download PDF EPUB FB2

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.

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. A small volume at 48 pages, the book has rather dated photos of the area, does not cover specific activities, and provides little information for identification of the flora and fauna of the region.

A much more up-to-date and comprehensive resource is the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Guide/5(2). We are glad your pick up and drop off was easy and that you enjoyed your half day trip to Nevada's beautiful nature.

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Red Rock Canyon Tour is hosted by Las Vegas D-Tours.5/5(19). The ,acre (79,hectare) Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area in Nevada comprises a network of narrow canyons, seasonal waterfalls, Nevadas Red Rock Canyon book art sites, and surreal rock formations with ample opportunity for hiking, biking, rock climbing, and desert wildlife watching, all a short drive from Las Vegas.5/5().

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Reviews () Photos () Jason Dodd /5(K). Rock Climbing in Red Rocks, Nevada. This is a comprehensive guide to the rock climbs found in Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, twenty miles to the west of the famous Las Vegas Strip in Southern Nevada.

Red Rocks offers the climber everything from sport routes to. Shop to support Red Rock Canyon. Online Visit our online store, where you can find a wide selection of items from the Red Rock Canyon, as well as other sites where Southern Nevada Conservancy works: On Site Our shop inside the Visitor Center is currently closed, so be sure to stock up before heading out to Red Rock Canyon.

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Rock Climbing Red Rocks (3rd Edition) Todd Swain / Falcon Guides. Purchase this book "Rock. The Red Rock National Conservation Area is now 25 years old. Its history as a protected site goes back much further than that. It was when it was first recognized as a landmark.

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(12).

So as our tires now head west up the canyon from Las Vegas, I'm excited to go to a place so unexpected and refreshing in the Nevada desert. Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is only 17 miles from the strip but a world away.

I've been here a few times but. Complete list of Books, Maps & Travel Guides for Red Rock Canyon, Nevada for vacation planning, sightseeing, hiking, and more. The Red Rock Canyon Backcountry Byway is a paved thirteen-mile drive through the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area located just outside of Las Vegas.

Red Rock Canyon is known for large red rock formations, which are part of a series of sandstone peaks and walls of the Kenyon Thrust. The walls of the Kenyon Thrust are up to feet high.

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 year.

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Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Las Vegas: Hours, Address, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area Reviews: /5 United States Nevada (NV)/5(K). Drive just 20 minutes from the hustle and bustle of the casino life to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation area, reaching elevations of 4,+ feet.

This one-way, mile scenic loop offers extraordinary views including towering red sandstone peaks and seasonal waterfalls complete with a picturesque backdrop. It's just 17 miles from the Las Vegas Strip, but Red Rock Canyon is a completely different world - and it's all pet friendly!

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