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Best trails in Boulder City

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Looking for a great trail near Boulder City, Nevada? AllTrails has 33 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Hemenway Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Shadow Rock Park or Lone Mountain Park. Ready for some activity? There are 20 moderate trails in Boulder City ranging from 1.3 to 34.1 miles and from 659 to 3,868 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Boulder City
Top trails (33)
#1 - Gold Strike Hot Springs Trail
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 24 m
Please note: As of March 2020, trail is closed until further notice. This trail is closed in the summer (May 15 - Sept 30) because it is too hot. It is also recommended you leave dogs at home. For moShow more
#2 - Railroad Tunnel Trail
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 3 h 17 m
NOTE: Access to the Dam is currently CLOSED. This easy trail can be walked, jogged, or biked. Remnants of the Hoover Dam's construction can be seen throughout the entirety of this route. There are fiShow more
#3 - White Owl Canyon via 33 Hole
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 40 m
White Owl Canyon via 33 Hole is a 3.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Boulder City, Nevada that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, natureShow more
#4 - Lake Mead: River Mountains Trail
Boulder City, Nevada
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
Lake Mead: River Mountains Trail is a 5.3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Boulder City, Nevada that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primaShow more
#5 - River Mountains Trail Loop
River Mountain Park
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Length: 34.1 mi • Est. Multi-day
Take a break from the slot machines for this paved loop trail that offers incredible desert and lake views. One of the newest and most diverse additions to the list of outdoor activities in the VegasShow more
#6 - Lone Palm
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 13 m
Offline map is recommended. Users have reported that the trails are not marked well. The starting point for this hike is at a gravel parking area off of Highway 93 across from Kingman Wash Road. TheShow more
#7 - Bridge Spring Arch
Eldorado Wilderness
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 55 m
Bridge Spring Arch is a 1.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Boulder City, Nevada that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#8 - Las Vegas Wetlands Trail
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 29 m
Las Vegas Wetlands Trail is a 1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Boulder City, Nevada that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity optShow more
#9 - Hoover Dam Bridge Bypass Trail
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
The Mike O’Callaghan – Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge in Las Vegas, also known as the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge, was the first concrete-steel composite arch bridge built in the United States, and includesShow more
#10 - Boy Scout Hot Spring Trail
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 3 h 17 m
Please note that some of the trails in the region are temporarily closed in the summer because it is too hot. Check the Lake Mead National Park Service page for further information. Show more
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