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Spring Mountains National Recreational Area

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800 W. Blue Diamond Road, Blue Diamond, NV 89004
+1 702-875-4141
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Beautiful Respite from Las Vegas

We came up here during a stay in Las Vegas to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
Rachel W
via mobile
It doesn't get any better!

I must see. Enjoy God splendor. Creation doesn't get any better in the whole area at Spring... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Diane A
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An isolated mountain range in southern Nevada that ranks high among western U.S. mountain ranges in terms of wildlife and plant diversity.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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800 W. Blue Diamond Road, Blue Diamond, NV 89004
+1 702-875-4141

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We came up here during a stay in Las Vegas to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and the stifling heat. This ranch was an absolutely stunning place to visit. Great history, peaceful, beautiful place!

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I must see. Enjoy God splendor. Creation doesn't get any better in the whole area at Spring Mountain national recreation center to include Red Rock national monument area also. Very peaceful and serene! And when you're there catchy play at the super summer theater June...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Less than a hour away in two different directions is the perfect escape from Las Vegas. Yes, two different directions. This is a big area. The two most popular areas are Mt. Charleston and Blue Diamond. Mt. Charleston is more if alpine style environment and...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I have been a few times. Very interesting history of owners from the 1800s right up to Howard Hughes.

Thank brent969
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This is probably considered off roading, but the views were worth the drive. It's a great adventure and way to travel some back roads of Nevada.

Thank N B
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We visited the ranch her, nestled against the canyon, and got a tour of the house with a guide, and a tour of the rounds on our own. worth a visit.

Thank wdlander
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We spent one night in December 2016: with our 3 kids (1, 3 and 6 years old). It was Ok just to take some rest in the middle of a long trip. With this short experience these are the positive and the negative points. Positive...More

Thank Mimi G
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Less than 30 miles from Vegas. Scenic and cool at an election over 8000ft. View of the Nevada testing site. There's a resort hotel on 157 on the way up. It has a nice pool in front with fish and ducks. Also restrooms as there...More

Thank Keng L
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We decided to do a little hiking and ventured out to the Mt Charlston area in this National Recreation Area. It's about 50 miles north of Vegas off Highway 95 and clearly marked. We called into the very good Visitors Centre on the left which...More

Thank AustraliaBoo
Reviewed 20 August 2016

This place is AMAZING! You'd never know you were in the desert. 110 degrees in the valley, 80 at the Trail Canyon trailhead (7800 feet) and 65-70 at the saddle (9300 feet) at the height of the afternoon. We're talking fantastic day hiking, comparable to...More

Thank ILoveNationalParks
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