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127 mi 204 km of trail 7 Runs

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 17 Trails Intermediate Trails 20 Trails Hard Trails 5 Trails

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gem Favorite View from the top of Turtlepeak Mountain

Turtlepeak Mountain

(18) Summerl…, NV

Runs in Mt. Charleston - 7

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Favorite Spring colors in the desert canyons.
Intermediate

Calico Tanks Trail

2.3 mi 3.7 km • Out and Back • 390 ft Ascent 118.9 m Ascent

(41) Summerl…, NV
Favorite Spring in the desert sure is beautiful.
Intermediate

White Rock Loop

6.4 mi 10.3 km • Loop • 1,138 ft Ascent 346.83 m Ascent

(39) Summerl…, NV
Favorite Beginning part of the trail going up.
Intermediate/Difficult

Griffith Peak

9.8 mi 15.7 km • Out and Back • 3,390 ft Ascent 1033.23 m Ascent

(23) Pahrump, NV
Favorite Spring in the desert sure is beautiful.
Intermediate

Grand Circle Loop

11.8 mi 19.0 km • Loop • 1,578 ft Ascent 481.07 m Ascent

(15) Summerl…, NV
Favorite Great overlooks as it levels off for a bit.
Intermediate/Difficult

Trail Canyon to Charleston Peak Out-and-Back

16.4 mi 26.5 km • Out and Back • 4,981 ft Ascent 1518.32 m Ascent

(9) Pahrump, NV
Favorite Views from the ridgeline of Cold Creek Canyon.
Intermediate/Difficult

Bonanza Peak Out and Back

9.2 mi 14.7 km • Loop • 2,826 ft Ascent 861.37 m Ascent

(4) Pahrump, NV
Favorite Mt. Charleston Peak from the top of Mummy's Toe.
Extremely Difficult

Mummy's Toe

8.0 mi 12.9 km • Out and Back • 2,648 ft Ascent 807.24 m Ascent

(2) Pahrump, NV

Trails in Mt. Charleston - 35

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3.3 mi 5.3 km #1Kraft Mountain Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
3.3 mi 5.3 km Summerlin South, NV 38 
2.2 mi 3.5 km #2Turtlehead Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
2.2 mi 3.5 km Summerlin South, NV 33 
1.2 mi 1.9 km #3Ice Box Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
1.2 mi 1.9 km Summerlin South, NV 32 
1.6 mi 2.7 km #4Mary Jane Falls Trail
Intermediate
Pahrump, NV
Intermediate
1.6 mi 2.7 km Pahrump, NV 20 
1.3 mi 2.2 km #5Cathedral Rock Trail
Intermediate
Pahrump, NV
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.2 km Pahrump, NV 23 
1.0 mi 1.6 km #6Giant's Mile
Extremely Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Extremely Difficult
1.0 mi 1.6 km Summerlin South, NV
2.5 mi 4.0 km #7Upper Bristlecone Trail
Intermediate
Pahrump, NV
Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.0 km Pahrump, NV 10 
2.6 mi 4.2 km #8Calico Hills
Easy/Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV
Easy/Intermediate
2.6 mi 4.2 km Summerlin South, NV
0.9 mi 1.5 km #9Calico Hills: Adventure Route
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
0.9 mi 1.5 km Summerlin South, NV
1.7 mi 2.7 km #10Mack's Peak
Difficult
Pahrump, NV
Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Pahrump, NV
8.6 mi 13.8 km #11Charleston Peak Trail South Loop
Intermediate
Pahrump, NV
Intermediate
8.6 mi 13.8 km Pahrump, NV
1.8 mi 2.9 km #12Fletcher Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Pahrump, NV
Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.9 km Pahrump, NV 11 
2.1 mi 3.4 km #13Trail Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult
Pahrump, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
2.1 mi 3.4 km Pahrump, NV
1.2 mi 2.0 km #14La Madre Spring
Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Summerlin South, NV 12 
1.0 mi 1.7 km #15Keystone Thrust
Easy/Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV
Easy/Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.7 km Summerlin South, NV
14.1 mi 22.6 km #16Bonanza Trail
Intermediate
Pahrump, NV
Intermediate
14.1 mi 22.6 km Pahrump, NV
10.6 mi 17.1 km #17Twilight Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
10.6 mi 17.1 km Summerlin South, NV
4.2 mi 6.7 km #18Charleston Peak Trail North Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Pahrump, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
4.2 mi 6.7 km Pahrump, NV
5.3 mi 8.5 km #19Lower ShowGirl
Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate
5.3 mi 8.5 km Summerlin South, NV
4.1 mi 6.6 km #20Tin Can Alley
Intermediate
Pahrump, NV
Intermediate
4.1 mi 6.6 km Pahrump, NV

Photos of Mt. Charleston - 140

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Spring in the desert sure is beautiful.
Apr 19, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
The view looking southwest from near the high point on the White Rock Loop is just gorgeous.
Mar 29, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
View from the top of Turtlepeak Mountain
Dec 3, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
Spring colors in the desert canyons.
Apr 23, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
Foliage on the trail.
Oct 13, 2016 near Summerl…, NV
View from trail on the way up to Turtlehead Mountain.  Approx 3/4 of way up at this point.
Dec 2, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
Looking out over Red Rocks from the top of the Keystone Thrust.
Apr 19, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
Calico Tanks views.
Nov 10, 2016 near Summerl…, NV

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