Red Rock  Canyon

a Daytrip from Las Vegas to

By: Jake Hoffman

Close to Vegas

Amazingly, these wide open spaces are a mere 20-minute drive from The Strip. 

A Scenic Drive

Red Rock's 13-mile scenic drive offers stunning views and access to hiking trails. 

High Point Overlook

Perched at an elevation of 4,771 feet, High Point Overlook packs a scenic punch.

Hiking Galore

There are numerous hiking trails along the scenic drive that range from easy to strenuous.

Calico Tanks Trail

The first trail I attacked was the Calico Tanks, which was as scenic as it was challenging.

Ice Box Canyon Trail

Ice Box Canyon is shielded from the sun, providing a reprieve from the heat. 


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