Outdoor activities around Southern Nevada

Red Rock Canyon: On Thursday, join a naturalist on an easy hike to observe some of Red Rock’s wild burros.

For more information or to sign up for this hike, call 702-515-5367.

Around the Bend Friends: This group of people 50 and older who are involved in hiking and related social activities plans several hikes each week of various difficulty levels, including an easy-to-moderate social hike on Saturdays. To learn more about the group and the hikes that are offered, call 702-823-2355 or visit the club’s website, www.aroundthebendfriends.com.


Red Rock Canyon: On Monday, a tabletop presentation will teach visitors how to identify some of the area’s most common lizards and snakes and which ones to avoid. On Tuesday, view some of the arachnids, reptiles, birds and mammals found in Red Rock. On Friday, join other volunteers to help clean up trash along a trail.

For more information, call 702-515-5367.

Archaeo-Nevada Society, along with the Bureau of Land Management, seeks volunteers to help with Red Rock Canyon conservation projects. Visit www.archaeonevada.org.