About Red Rock Canyon
Red Rock Canyon group campsites are located in the stunning Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, an approximate 20 mile drive from "The Las Vegas Strip." Visitors enjoy hiking, rock climbing, bike riding and scenic driving in this unique Mojave Desert environment. Natural Features: Red Rock CanyonÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂs unique geology with multicolored sandstone atop of gray limestone creates a unique environment with seasonal springs and streams. There are 54 year-round water sources in the Spring Mountains. Its also home to threatened desert tortoise and living cultural reminders of the pioneer past, wild burros and horses. The campground is in a quiet bowl near some of the most popular rock climbing destinations in the country, providing privacy with limited shade under the group picnic pavilion. Recreation: The Red Rock Scenic Drive & Visitor Center as well as the Red Spring / Calico Basin areas are 3 and 2 miles respectively from the campground and accessible by vehicles. Activities available from the Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center are hiking, bike riding and rock climbing with guided hikes and educational programs available on certain days. Facilities: The group campground contains seven group sites with shaded picnic tables, grills and campfire circles. Each group site is primarily tenting with 10 individual small tent areas/group sites. Vault toilets, trash cans, drinking water (in the individual camping area) and recycling stations are provided. While Moenkopi Road is paved, the roads throughout the campground are gravel. Nearby Attractions: More than 60 miles of hiking trails; access to over 2000 documented rock climbing routes; picnic areas; mountain and road biking; horseback riding and scenic byway touring are also popular and available nearby. ACTIVITIES Biking: Bicycle Riding Climbing: Rock Climbing Historic & Cultural Site: Archeological Sites Interpretive Programs Hiking Horseback Riding Hunting Visitor Center: Interpretive Center Wildlife Viewing
Bureau of Land Management
Red Rock Canyon is located in Nevada
The Red Rock Canyon campground is located at 3293 Moenkopi Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89161. To get there from Clark County 215 Beltway west, take the Charleston Blvd. exit (exit #26) and head west. Drive 3.5 miles to Moenkopi Rd. Turn south on Moenkopi Rd. and drive for a mile (past the BLM Fire Station). Physical Address: Moenkopi Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89161.
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