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Arizona Hot Springs – a great winter hike

Arizona Hot SpringsThe springs around Lake Mead National Recreation Area provide a unique opportunity for our visitors, to experience nature’s version of a hot bath.  Rocks encountered during the hike are primarily volcanic, including ash deposits and some granite boulders washed down from Wilson Ridge.
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Black Canyon – views of NV, AZ and CA

Black Mountain

Black Mountain in the Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area on the south side of Henderson, is a relatively easy peak to climb. You’ll gain 2,100ft in elevation to reach the 5,092′ summit, which offers a 360-degree view of the Las Vegas Valley as well as Arizona and California.

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Frenchman Mountain Trail – beautiful wild flowers

Frenchman Mountain Trail

The highest peak in the craggy mountain range, which forms the eastern border of the Las Vegas Valley.  Made up of some of the oldest rock on the North American continent, having been created about two billion years ago. 

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