Discover Nature

Southern Nevada is an incredible place to be. Snow covered mountains, arid desert, towering rock formations, and vast lakes are waiting to be discovered by the avid outdoor explorer.

  • Visit the Springs Preserve to learn about the Mojave Desert through interactive exhibits and a variety of public programs!
  • The Bureau of Land Management’s visitor’s center at Red Rock Canyon features interactive exhibits and hands-on learning opportunities.
  • Clark County Wetlands Park features an expansive nature center with fun exhibits and displays for the whole family!

Health and Science Garden Labs

May 10, 2016 / 0 Comments
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On May 14th, DRI is partnering with Three Square, Springs Preserve, Green Our Planet, and Make a Change Now to offer a day-long seminar for educators to explore the connection between gardening, science and health. Through interactive activities, a choice of trips/locations to visit for the day, and a social to wrap it all up, […]

National Junior Ranger Day!

April 13, 2016 / 0 Comments
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Not only is it free entrance into the Park, but you get the opportunity to earn your Junior Ranger badge and certificate, too! Head to Lake Mead National Recreation Area on Saturday, April 16th for this great event!

Funding for a Field Trip!

March 16, 2016 / 0 Comments
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Are you a teacher/educator? Do you know a teacher/educator? The Outside Las Vegas Foundation is offering funding for an amazing field trip opportunity to the Spring Mountains Visitor Gateway (Mt. Charleston) for students to apply classroom learning to the environment and get hands-on experience! Contact OLVF for more information and make sure you don’t miss […]