Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area

Photo: Ron Mader, Visitors Center Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is located about 15 miles (24 kilometers) west of Las Vegas. History: In 1990 Congress designated Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area as Nevada’s first National Conservation Area (the seventh to be designated nationally). Today the nearly 200,000 acre Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area …

Wild Nevada

Photo: Great Basin NP Wilderness / wildlife / biodiversity fans, here is your guide to Wild Nevada, the public lands and the people committed to educating ourselves and taking meaningful actions. We take a deep dive into the 27 state parks, national parks, national monuments, proposed wilderness areas and more. State Parks 3.5 million people …

Clark County, Nevada

Photo: Vaquero There’s no visiting Las Vegas without visiting Clark County and vice-versa. We are big fans of the parks, museums, and tourism corridors. Motto: “Living Relentlessly, Developing Economically!” Channel 1004 on Cox Cable Key Links clarkcountynv.gov Facebook @ClarkCountyNV YouTube Access to government and community Meeting Agendas Newsletters CCTV Live Ethics & Disclosures Guides & …

Nevada Links

Nevada flag Links related to Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion. This page features fave Nevada Twitter accounts and recent headlines. Features Nevada Day Nevada Test Site Nevada Tourism State of Nevada Headlines Marijuana poised to overtake mining in state tax revenue – Nevada Current This is the loneliest road in America – National Geographic …

Downtown Las Vegas

Photo: Eternity Downtown Las Vegas (commonly abbreviated as DTLV) is the central original gambling district and historic center of Las Vegas. Downtown is the heart of the city and one in the midst of a grand renewal. Hashtag: #DTLV Quotes “I’ve been working to walk the walk and be down here. You can’t create density …

Death Valley National Park

Photo: Death Valley Death Valley National Park is located in California and Nevada east of the Sierra Nevada, occupying a transition zone between the Great Basin and Mojave deserts in the United States. Tupippuh Nummu means “Our Homeland” in the language of the Timbisha Shoshone, the native people of Death Valley. Timbisha is their name for the valley as well. The word ‘Timbisha’ refers …

Las Vegas, Nevada

Photo: Skyline Publisher’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, local travel that doesn’t skip on the eating, drinking, gaming and entertaining fit for one of the world’s most storie/d cities. In terms of this page and links below, as of September 2019,  the coverage of Las Vegas and surrounding environs from Planeta.com merits …

State of Nevada

Logo Recommended Listening: KNPR’s State of Nevada — knpr.org/programs/knprs-state-nevada — is a weekday conversation, 9am-10am, about the places Nevadans call home. Newsmakers and experts give context to local issues; discussion and profile interviews. Call the live show in Las Vegas: (702) 258-3552 and toll-free 1 (877) ASK-KNPR. Twitter: @KNPRnews Podcast fans, subscribe directly using iTunes …

Las Vegas Water Tour

Photo: Photo During 2020 Responsible Travel Week we are strolling and soundwalking our journey to the waterways of Las Vegas. Look for major updates to this page and links mentioned below. One of the most interesting case studies in water use, management, recreation and conservation … presenting headlines and resources for those interested in learning …

Henderson Links

Photo: Sloan Signage Links related to Henderson, Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Henderson to consider embracing developers’ worst nightmare – Nevada Current Henderson to bring mini ‘parklets’ to Water Street in summer Henderson, Cox Communications team up for downtown tech initiative https://lasvegasweekly.com/news/2019/sep/12/henderson-a-guide-to-nevadas-fastest-growing-city https://www.reviewjournal.com/local/henderson/hendersons-historic-water-street-receives-new-life-1839347/amp/ @sabrina_schnur Henderson may pay for half of new Golden Knights …