Grand Circle, Turtlehead Peak, and White Rock Loop

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Grand Circle, Turtlehead Peak, and White Rock Loop is a 19.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Blue Diamond, Nevada that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
19.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
4002 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

backpacking

birding

hiking

nature trips

rock climbing

trail running

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

scramble

no shade

historic site

This loop combines 3 trails (Grand Circle, Turtlehead Peak, White Rock Loop) within Red Rock National Conservation Area for those looking for a more challenging hike.

hiking
1 month ago

I put this trail together because I needed something a little more difficult than any one trail in Red Rock could offer. I do recommend going counter clockwise when leaving the visitors center that way you can knock out Turtlehead Peak early on.