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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” (322 reviews)
“visitor center” (295 reviews)
“day trip” (318 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 via mobile

Perhaps this place is referred to as the Valley of Fire for its flame color mountains. Or the extreme elevated temperatures. Nonetheless, this place will make any naturist appreciate the core elements of our world Earth,wind, and fire. While making any explorer feel as if...More

Thank John L
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Better than Red Rock in my opinion. Very hot though, take plenty of water, and snacks/food. No resources available

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I decided to take a day trip out of Vegas to see something a little more natural. I joked on the way that I "found nowhere", because it's out of the way, but the drive through the park was like nothing i had ever experienced....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The trails were not well marked and we stopped and asked a Park Ranger. The Ranger was not friendly and acted like we were bothering him. It is very hot in the summer with very little shade. We did see big horn sheep which was...More

1  Thank Robert B
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Reviewed 3 days ago

While in Vegas last week, we took a day and drove out to this park. We came in via the Muddy Mountains on the west entrance to the park. We have been to Red Rock Canyon before and were looking for something similar yet different....More

Thank Cheryl S
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a really cool and unique place - seems a little out there and it doesn’t seem like there is going to be anything interesting by the looks of the nearby area. But it is really something to see. They had extreme heat advisories...More

Thank carolina2009
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Valley of Fire State Park while in Las Vegas and absolutely loved it! Fantastic scenery and rock formations and definitely as must see while in the area. Get off the strip and see what else the area has to offer.

Thank johnanddonna2016
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Rented a car from Las Vegas strip and so glad we did this trip!! After getting off freeway it was desert and more desert and smooth relaxing driving. Stopped at all the pulloffs and hiked. The most challenging was White Domes due to being June...More

Thank lakemumz
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved this park. It is a photographers dream! Beautiful landscapes, different landscapes around every corner! It’s a windy road, so if you get car sickness, you best sit in the Front! We went in June and the temperature got to 115F, so take heaps of...More

Thank Sylvesta222
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent 5 hours, saw a BUNCH of the highlights, and there's much more for next trip. Rock colors, formations, plants, flowers and an education about Mojave Desert in one package, and for reasonable price! Next trip, I plan to walk more to mountain tops &...More

Thank Fred_TN
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Amanda4471
20 May 2018|
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Response from mkchick2018 | Reviewed this property |
The quickest meaning drive and not getting out for more than two minutes to click a pic is like an hour. But realistically you won’t be able to help but stop dozens of times to take pictures and take it all in. I would... More
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Wisconsin_Fun_Mom
29 April 2018|
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Response from randy983 | Reviewed this property |
If you have a couple hours to drive through the park and an hour to and from the interstate it's worthwhile. There are Scenic pull-offs that are easily accessible without having to do a hike.
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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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