Plan your visit to the Mt. Charleston area of the Spring Mountains
Things to do
Not sure what to do on your trip to the Mt. Charleston area? Here are some suggestions.

Know before you go
Check out these tips for a safe and enjoyable trip to the mountains. See information on current conditions of trails, campgrounds, and other recreation sites.

Hotels, Food, Skiing & More
Find links to restaurants, lodging, skiing & snowboarding on the mountain, plus community partners, educational sites, and more!

There are lots of picnic area options, some with fees, but if you choose to picnic outside a developed site please make sure it's not private property, and of course pack out your trash.

The mountains offer a wide variety of trails for all skill levels. Check the list and conditions for closures, and remember to be courteous on the trails to your fellow hikers.

There are developed and dispersed campgrounds available and they fill up quickly. Reserve a campsite at or come up early to seek a spot along Mack's Canyon or Champion roads.

Snowplay Information
Snow on the mountain can be fun if everyone plays safely, so check out the best areas, rules, tips and programs.

Winter Visitor Guide
4 page PDF

Click here for a 5-day forecast for the Spring Mountains

Spring Mountains Area Map (click photo for full PDF)

At a glance:
trails, campgrounds, & picnic areas