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This a great hike in M. Charleston....it is a very popular hike. While the hike is only 1.5 miles... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cherie P
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Pahrump, Nevada, United States
great place to escape the neon lights

wonderful moderately strenuous hike 2.8 miles round trip. was a brisk 38 degrees. wonderful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andrew R
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This a great hike in M. Charleston....it is a very popular hike. While the hike is only 1.5 miles one way, it is a very steep hike. Once you get to the top, the views are well worth it....take time to enjoy it. The nice...More

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wonderful moderately strenuous hike 2.8 miles round trip. was a brisk 38 degrees. wonderful views, fresh air and the perfect escape from the strip. can't wait to explore more of this area.

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Cathedral Rock Trail is probably the second most popular hike in Mount Charleston. The first being Mary Jane Falls. For the average hiker, this short 1.5 miles hike to the top will take you around 45 minutes. For the average tourist, you are looking around...More

Thank lasvegasfreeway
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I have Rheumatoid Arthritis, and had a knee replacement a year ago. While I couldn't make it all the way to the top, I thoroughly enjoyed the views and much cooler weather. It was 100 degrees in Vegas and 68 degrees at Mt. Charleston. For...More

Thank Chauncey12
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Just a short 30 - 40 minute drive from the strip and you escape to natural beauty at 7,500' and 30 degrees cooler. Cathedral Rock Trail is a moderate + 1.4 mile hike that is steep. Views are breathtaking and well worth the visit.

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Lovely hike...in cooler temps than in Las Vegas, due to higher elevation. The hike is a steady uphill climb with some nice overhanging trees for shade.....lots of benches along the way to take a break if you wish one...or just to stop and enjoy the...More

Thank mokinator10
Reviewed 24 August 2016

A moderate hike that in my opinion should be done in the early morning. It is so much cooler and a lot less people. This is a steady uphill hike not for beginners, unless you take many breaks. Don't forget your at altitude.

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the 1.4 mile hike Steady climb but well maintained trail. Restaurant at the mountain has great food. Plan for a good half day trip.

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is not for beginners as it was a 2hr round trip up and back down. Plenty of areas to stop and rest if need be. I recommend going in the morning. It is much cooler than in town. Once you reach the top it...More

Thank Ali c
Reviewed 3 July 2016

They say this is a moderate to easy trail. It isn't. The literature describes this as a 1.3 mile hike from the trailhead up to Cathedral Rock which overlooks Kyle Canyon and of course a very large part of the Spring Mountains. You begin at...More

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