The Hiking Trail Hiding In Nevada That Will Transport You To Another World

Nevada is home to hundreds of hiking trails throughout the state that can provide a necessary reprieve from the hustle and bustle of daily life and give you a chance to rejuvenate your mind and soul. With so many from which to choose, the Turtlehead Peak Trail in Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is one that can truly transport you to another world. Tucked away deep within the canyon and featuring less of the area’s well-known bright red rocks, this moderately trafficked, quite challenging, 5-mile hike is not to be missed. Check out this gorgeous Nevada hiking trail that blends colorful wildflowers, stunning rock formations, desert cactus and panoramic views just west of Las Vegas:

Nevada hiking trail Turtlehead Peak is located in Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area at 3205 State Route 159, Las Vegas. Please call (702) 515-5000 for more information and directions.

*Note: The trail is currently closed due to construction and will reopen in September 2017.

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