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Calico Tanks Trail

Las Vegas, NV

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Calico Tanks Trail is a 2.5 mile out and back trail located in Red Rock Canyon, which is 16 miles west of Las Vegas, NV. The tank can vary from dry to several feet deep. This is a very popular hike.

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Hunter Creek Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Walked the trail for the first time with my wife(her third time). Great hike with some really cool scenery. Legs where burning up and down...!! We made it to the falls in 70 minutes.

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Mt. Rose Summit
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

the first 3 miles was pretty easy but the last 2 miles kicked my butt but when I made it to the top it was all worth it

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Water Canyon Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

basically a ATV tail and for hikers followed 2 main trails both are out and back.

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Tahoe Meadows Whole Access Interpretive Trail
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2 Completed 1 Reviews

Great hike! The scenery is amazing and the skill level is low.

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Hunter Creek Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

With its trailhead seven minutes from my front door, I was way overdue to hike all the way up to the waterfall along Hunter Creek, about 2.75 miles in. The first two-thirds traverse the western slope of Hunter Creek canyon, with a timely shade-tree/photo spot about a mile in. The last third is gorgeous, winding through alpine forest Douglas fir and lodgepole pine, before you cross the creek just below the waterfall. Then the 20-odd-foot-high falls come into view, and since it sits in a natural amphitheater of shade and spray, make sure to bring a lunch and hang out. At a leisurely pace it's about 90 minutes up and an hour back. Wear solid hiking boots as you'll cross some slippery rockfall in three spots. The trail continues for another three miles up to Hunter Lake, but thanks to a recent wildfire, that section is ostensibly closed for vegetation recovery. Overall it's a lovely, fairly strenuous adventure into the Carson Range.

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Mt. Rose Summit
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8 Completed 6 Reviews

Great hike. It will definitely get your blood pumping, & your legs burning, but seeing the view from top is worth every strain n ache you'll feel the following day.

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Hunter Creek Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

September 2 - followed the advice and hit the trail at 7:15 am. Sun wasn't peeking over the hills for half an hour. Made it there in 65 minutes and back in 55. I had an appointment at 10 am to get to otherwise I would have rested at the waterfall in admiring relief. Nice little workout, and very picturesque, but be careful. I ran some and almost sprained an ankle.

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Trail Canyon Overlook
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

This was a very step climb with a lot of loose rock. It gets your heart pumping but the end is a breath taking view.

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Hobart Creek Reservoir Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

The walk in that Michale Perine says is 1.5 miles is actually 1/4 mile. So says the sign near the locked gate. The walk out is steep and will take your breath away. After you climb it you could believe that it is further

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Turtlehead Peak Trail
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8 Completed 3 Reviews

Completed this hike yesterday, temperature was not bad. I found this pretty difficult hike, I am not in the greatest shape. Would recommend to anyone visiting Red Rock Canyon. The view of the canyon and Las Vegas are very nice.

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