Red Rock Canyon by David Patterson
Red Rock Canyon, just 15 miles west of Las Vegas, presents awe-inspiring views most wouldn't expect to see near a major metropolitan city. in contrast to the bright lights and hype of the Strip, Red Rock offers desert beauty, towering red cliffs and abundant wildlife.The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area receives 1.2 million visitors a year.The mountains in the Red Rock area were formed by a number of geological forces including fractured faults where the earth's crust collided over…
Red Rock Canyon, Las Vegas, Nevada - Photo Blog - Niebrugge Images
I had to get up at 4:30 this morning to be at this spot by first light – I think it was worth it. It is hard to believe a place as nice as Red Rock Canyon can be found so close to the Las Vegas Strip – talk about two different worlds! Related PostsBears and RemotesMcCarthy Road, Wrangell St Elias National ... Read More
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