Henderson, Nevada

Henderson is located in the foothills south and adjacent to Las Vegas. Incorporated in 1953, Henderson is the second largest city in Nevada, known for its parks, cycling and hiking trails and master-planned communities. Henderson is certified Playful City USA. Among our favorite parks in the world: Cornerstone, a repurposed quarry, now a multi-purpose marsh. …

Nevada

For those passionate for parks, wilderness, Indigenous cultures, responsible travel and great fun: Nevada (pronounced [ne- vae-da], with a short “a” as in apple.) Nevada is a state of bold contrasts: rural landscapes and big cities, extravagant gaming and a movement toward farmers’ markets, renewable energy and a green building code of ethos. It’s time …

Las Vegas

Photo: Ron Mader, Flickr Las Vegas is the most populous city in the state of Nevada and hosted more than 41 million visitors in 2016. Nearly 2.1 million of Nevada’s 2.8 million residents live in Clark County, which covers the Las Vegas metro area. nd we mention these people – locals and visitors – because they …

Native American Day

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month in November and mark your calendar: Saturday, November 12, 2016, 10am-4pm Nevada’s Lost City Museum celebrates Native American Day featuring Native American dancers, food and demonstrations. The fun is behind the museum near the pueblos. It is all included with the admission to the museum. As usual, anyone under 18 is …