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Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area

1000 Scenic Loop Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89161, USA

Viewpoint
6-10 Day Trek
Rock Climbing
Off-road
National Park
Geological Formation

It is about 15 miles (24 km) west of Las Vegas, and is easily seen from the Las Vegas Strip. More than two million people visit the area each year. The conservation area showcases a set of large red rock formations: a set of sandstone peaks and walls called the Keystone Thrust. The walls are up to 3,000 feet (910 m) high, making them a popular hiking and rock climbing destination. The highest point is La Madre Mountain, at 8,154 feet (2,485 m).

Location of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area