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Address: Las Vegas, NV
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This six-mile trail offers views of the Spring Mountains, Las Vegas and...

This six-mile trail offers views of the Spring Mountains, Las Vegas and Lake Mead.

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Fortification Hill is still fortified

We did a bunch of hiking while in Vegas (we are beginners but have done a lot of trail/road walking just not hiking/boulder scrambling), figured we would give this a shot, seemed... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 July 2015
Mike A
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Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

We did a bunch of hiking while in Vegas (we are beginners but have done a lot of trail/road walking just not hiking/boulder scrambling), figured we would give this a shot, seemed, simple, 4 mile round trip up a hill and back down. Saw a review and rundown a hiking website. Getting there is not tough, just bumpy, about 5... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014

We thought this sounded like the perfect hike - off the beaten track and good views. We drove 3 miles in our Dodge 1500 - no signs and we had poor directions so we turned around as the road continued to become more gravelly (we were afraid we would get stuck). We discovered later, we had another 2.8 miles to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2013

I was born and raised in Las Vegas and have never seen the top of Fortification Hill until I saw it from the sky. Now I have a better understanding for why they chose this mountain for their defence. What a great place to visit if you get a chance.

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