Spring Mountains Weekly Update

SMNRA RECREATION UPDATE AS OF 6/28/22 EVENTS THIS WEEKEND: Join us for our free Sand to Sky Concert and lots […] 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

Endemic Plant Species of The Spring Mountains

There are at least 20 endemic species in the Spring Mountains. This means these species are found nowhere else in […] 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

Hikes & Trails

  Hiking in the Spring Mountains Over 60 miles of maintained trails wind through the area, most starting at over […] Read More

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Spring Mountains Weekly Update

June 28, 2022

SMNRA RECREATION UPDATE AS OF 6/28/22 EVENTS THIS WEEKEND: Join us for our free Sand to Sky Concert and lots […] Read More

Sand to Sky Series 2022

June 1, 2022

We’re excited to host this summer’s Sand to Sky series, public programs full of inspiration, insight, and imagination. We’ll have […] Read More

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Fire Restrictions

June 1, 2022

FIRE RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT: Stage 1 Fire restrictions in the Spring Mountains include*: 1. Building, maintaining, attending or using […] Read More

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Endemic Butterfly Species of the Spring Mountains

June 1, 2022

There are at least 20 endemic species in the Spring Mountains, including eight endemic butterflies. This means these butterflies are […] Read More

Our Mission

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

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Fireworks are NEVER allowed, even those legally purchased at local stands. Let these Firecracker Penstemon be the stars & keep Mt Charleston safe from wildfires!
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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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