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Valley of Fire State Park

29450 Valley of Fire Road, Overton, NV 89040
+1 702-397-2088
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Valley of Fire is Nevada’s oldest and largest state park. Ancient trees and early man are represented throughout the park by areas of petrified wood and 3,000-year-old Indian petroglyphs. Popular activities include camping, hiking, picnicking and photography. The park offers a full-scale visitor center with extensive interpretive displays. The park is open all year.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rock formations” (316 reviews)
“visitor center” (285 reviews)
“day trip” (314 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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29450 Valley of Fire Road, Overton, NV 89040
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+1 702-397-2088
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Reviewed yesterday

All the rock formations and blends of colors made this trip very enjoyable. The visitor center had informative displays. Lots of washrooms scattered throughout the park.

Thank dougd540
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Reviewed yesterday

Valley of Fire is a lovely attraction for a short drive to and from Las Vegas or St George, Utah. Here for a small entrance fee of $10 per car, gives you the opportunity to experience the this well run/maintained State Park. This nature preservation...More

Thank CierraBrooklyn
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Reviewed yesterday

We took the hour drive from Las Vegas to this state park and it was well-worth the drive. You can't see it from the highway and when you get over the mountains and see these rocks sticking out of the desert, it is like traveling...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I booked a tour thru Viator Tours-Adventures in Photo Tours. Was picked up at my hotel, Flamingo Traveled in SUV with 4 other people including our driver/guide, Bill. Being from Kentucky. I am use to the greenery of the grass and trees. Needless to say...More

Thank Linda W
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was road weary on I-15.....so I took the road into Overton for a drive through break of this stunning red sandstone park. YEs, I know it is a bit pricey day use fee for an hour side trip,...$20....but the short hike to the petroglyphs...More

1  Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have had this park on our “to do list” for years. We finally made the hour drive from the strip and will return on our first opportunity. We had an 87 year old with us with limited mobility so we mostly car toured. We...More

Thank tjb5
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We rented a convertible BMW and took a day trip to VFP. The driving through VFP was an amazing sight and it felt like were on planet Mars!! We didn’t do much hiking as the sand were really thick and hard to walk on a...More

Thank Ravelsben N
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been to several national parks and national monuments in the region and this state park is easily up there in beauty. I am so glad we ended up spending two nights in the area so we had ample time to explore. (In fact,...More

Thank Turtleliving
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely beautiful! Arch rock, petrified logs, beehives, ancient Indian rock art, petroglyphs, rainbow vista of colored rocks, fire canyon/silica dome, white domes of sandstone, seven sisters red rock formation are just some of the views. Loved it!

Thank Charles K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m so glad a friend that used to live in the area recommended going up here. It’s sooooo beautiful! About an hour from the Vegas strip and so worth the drive. There are great valleys and canyons and a winding drive. I wanted to stop...More

Thank mkchick2018
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Mark R
14 April 2018|
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Response from Spencer B | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. I believe it closes at 7 or at sunset
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catalan_on_tour
2 April 2018|
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Response from mdgipsy | Reviewed this property |
We did not pay an extra fee, just one to Valley of Fire and you put the receipt on your dashboard. The Lake Mead pay station was closed.
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Brian N Leah W
24 March 2018|
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Response from Stephanie D | Reviewed this property |
Mouse tank is an easy hike and there are plenty of places to picnic
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