Explore a Trail

Did you know that Southern Nevada is home to thousands of miles of trails? Winding through neighborhoods and parks, through city centers, and out into the wilderness, you could walk, hike, bike and ride for days on end.

  • Connect with the River Mountains Loop Trail, a National Recreation Trail encircling the river mountains bordering Lake Mead.
  • Discover a new view of the Hoover Dam along the Historic Railroad Trail in Lake Mead.
  • The Lost Creek trail at Red Rock Canyon is a popular destination for field trips and children’s programs – the Bureau of Land Management has produced a Children’s Discovery Trail Guide that connects fun educational activities with this trail!

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 […]