Hike the Boy Scout Hot Spring Trail

7.6 Miles Round Trip - 3297 ft gain - Out-and-Back Trail

Boy Scout Hot Spring Trailhead - Search Nearby - Added by The Outbound Collective

The Boy Scout Hot Spring Trail is a 7.6 mile hike perfect for experienced hikers who want to find some solitude and a challenging hike in Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

This trail is also accessible from the Colorado River just below the Hoover Dam. Walk through wash from the river then enter a slot canyon and encounter numerous waterfalls. There are anchored ropes to assist in climbing up some of the waterfalls. 

The trail features a hot spring, and is typically used by hikers. The trail is available for use year round.

Photos: Kimberly Reinhart and Lake Mead NRA

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Fitness
Hiking
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Scenic
Waterfall

Details

7.6 Miles
3297 ft elevation gain
Out-and-Back Trail

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