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Lovell Canyon Trail

A hike off the beaten path near Red Rock Canyon in the Rainbow Mountain Wilderness.
Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 5.5 miles
Duration: 1-3 hours
Family Friendly

Overview:  This is an easy hike that takes you through some beautiful wooded area. There are a lot of juniper and pine trees along the trail. ... more »

Tips:  To get to the trailhead: From Las Vegas, take I-15 south to the Blue Diamond exit and take SR 160 west. Go up the mountain and past ... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Trailhead

The trail begins across the road from the parking area where that post is.

2. Trail

This is a typical view along the way.

3. Knoll

This knoll will be in your view several times. Eventually you hike around it.

4. Stonework

Some of the great stonework done when the trail was built.

5. Cairn

This one of three large cairns at the Schaefer Springs Trail. They are not all in one spot but are near each other,

6. The Manzanita

This is the large manzanita where you decide to go left and do the full loop or go right and do a quick out and back.