Starting Saturday, visitors will have an extra hour to enjoy the scenic loop at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.
The Bureau of Land Management announced Wednesday that the 13-mile Scenic Drive will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. from Saturday through September to take advantage of the longer days and later sunsets.
Also starting Saturday, the gates will be kept open until 8 p.m. at the Red Spring Picnic Area and the Red Rock Overlook on state Route 159.
The visitor center at Red Rock will continue to be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
More information on Red Rock Canyon is available at https://www.blm.gov/site-page/RRCNCA.