Spring Mountains Weekly Update

SMNRA RECREATION UPDATE AS OF 12/1/22 Visitor Center The Spring Mountains Visitor Gateway is open 9am-4pm 7 days a week. […] Read More

Snow Season

Winter visitors to the Spring Mountains have the opportunity for all kinds of recreation, so start here for a safe […] Read More

Winter Programs

GO Mt. Charleston Winter Programming: Plan for traffic by 9am and check our Snow Season map for locations and parking […] Read More

Volunteering in the Spring Mountains

Have you been looking to volunteer and haven’t been able to do so? We are getting back into our volunteer […] Read More

Plan Your Visit

Closures are in effect due to COVID-19. See our Weekly Update for full details.  The Spring Mountains rise up out […] Read More

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Spring Mountains Weekly Update

December 1, 2022

SMNRA RECREATION UPDATE AS OF 12/1/22 Visitor Center The Spring Mountains Visitor Gateway is open 9am-4pm 7 days a week. […] Read More

snow in the spring mountains

Snow Season

December 1, 2022

Winter visitors to the Spring Mountains have the opportunity for all kinds of recreation, so start here for a safe […] Read More

Nieve en las Spring Mountains

Nieve en Spring Mountains

December 1, 2022

Las personas que visitan Spring Mountains en invierno tienen la oportunidad de disfrutar de todo tipo de actividades recreativas, ¡empiece […] Read More

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Volunteer for National Public Lands Day 2022

September 27, 2022

Over a million visitors rely on the Spring Mountains to escape the heat and noise of the Las Vegas valley […] Read More

Our Mission

Southern Nevada Conservancy creates opportunities to discover, understand, and enjoy your public lands.

Yucca Plant
Looking to bring home a tree for the holidays? There are multiple areas nearby that offer permits, but cutting trees is always illegal in the Spring Mountains.
🌲Permits nearby:

🌲$5/$7.50 @HumboldtToiyabe: https://t.co/1bID86LYlg

🌲$35 @blmnv: https://t.co/ZfngfrjFvC https://t.co/6O9H4wwKKM
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Visitor Center

The Spring Mountains National Recreation Area

Also known as Mount Charleston, The Spring Mountains National Recreation Area offers opportunities for year-round fun. Learn about the area by exploring our Spring Mountains Visitor Gateway, join an interpretative program, or volunteer to conserve the forest environment!

Hikes, Camping, and much more!

Over 50 miles of maintained trails wind through the Spring Mountains National Recreation Area, along with 4 campgrounds, 7 picnic areas, and remote areas for dispersed camping.

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