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Valley of Fire State Park

Interstate 15 at Highway 169, Exit 75, Overton, NV 89040
+1 702-397-2088
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Valley of Fire is Nevada’s oldest and largest state park. Ancient trees and early man are represented throughout the park by areas of petrified wood and 3,000-year-old Indian petroglyphs. Popular activities include camping, hiking, picnicking and photography. The park offers a full-scale visitor center with extensive interpretive displays. The park is open all year.
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“visitor center” (260 reviews)
“day trip” (280 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Interstate 15 at Highway 169, Exit 75, Overton, NV 89040
+1 702-397-2088
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I saw pictures of this place through some friends and I was traveling through Nevada anyway and I stopped here The different colors of the sand stones OMG! so cool I went in august I do not recommend going during that month it was over...More

Thank nancyzalzalah
Reviewed 6 days ago

We drove to Valley and found a gem. So many colors, shapes, it is unbelievable. We had not too much time, but we visited all parts of park. The most impressive was the White Domes area, but the Arch Rock second to this. And when...More

Thank BabelTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to visit next time you're in Las Vegas. It's only about an hours Drive and the route is fairly straightforward. We had a rental car but you can also book a tour and get picked up at your hotel -...More

Thank Margioshea
Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is about an hour drive from Vegas and is well worth the drive. It is amazing to see all the red sandstone formations. It is so beautiful. When driving through the park you feel like you are dreaming. There are hiking trails and...More

Thank gerri624
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw a coyote and a ram up close. The hiking was wonderful and the scenery beautiful. The admittance fee for the park wasn't too expensive either. A great way to spend a day outside of Vegas.

Thank Rehcal
Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a car from Vegas Strip, drove an hour to Red Rock Canyon and took the scenic drive, then drove for another hour to Valley of Fire and spent the afternoon there. Well-worth the trip. Valley of Fire drive was amazing. We loved the...More

Thank WonderGey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Valley of Fire was a great experience for us. We had a convertible for this trek and I highly recommend that approach, although it did rain on us a bit. You can see plenty of amazing sights right from the car or take short hikes...More

Thank derica2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a must see, we absolutely loved it. It was a short drive from the Las Vegas strip and more than worth it. The views are absolutely breath taking. Make sure to plan in advance and bring plenty of water but I can't emphasize enough...More

Thank danielsV4591EB
Reviewed 1 week ago

VALLEY OF FIRE STATE PARK Travel 50 miles north of the city to Valley of Fire State Park and you'll see rocks that glow with an unusually bright crimson color. The area offers some of the Southwest's most amazing scenery with vivid colors splashed on...More

Thank merryberry222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our drive through the Valley of Fire State Park. It was a bit of a scavenger hunt finding all the rock formations, petroglyphs, and vistas. The visitors center is worthwhile before setting out on your own. We were there early September and it...More

1  Thank theheatonfamily
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1 May 2017|
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Response from lindakerr8 | Reviewed this property |
sunrise to sunset....bring a breakfast, lovely way to start the day
16 April 2017|
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Response from takki2 | Reviewed this property |
Driving is restricted after sunset to the camping areas.
22 March 2017|
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Response from takki2 | Reviewed this property |
It is likely to be in the 90s [I live in Las Vegas and know!]. There is no shade except under the picnic areas shelters. The hike are not difficult, but a 3 yr old probably cannot handle the sand [like walking at the beach... More