Top Adventures in Cima

  • Hike Teutonia Peak in Mojave National Preserve

    Teutonia Peak is a rocky 5,755-foot mountain on the edge of Cima Dome in the north east section of Mojave National Preserve. The dome is 1,500 feet tall is the most symmetrical dome of its type in the United States. The hike starts with a gradual...

    3 miles 700 ft gain

  • Explore the North Mid Hills Trail

    The North Mid Hills Trail is a great opportunity to see wildlife (coyote, jack rabbits, cattle). The trail ranges from soft and sandy to firm and rocky. This hike circles around the Mid Hills Campground. For information on camping in Mojave Nation...

    1.6 miles 91 ft gain

  • Hike Rock Spring Loop Trail

    The Rock Spring Loop trail is an easy to follow 1.5-mile hike in the Mojave National Preserve.  The hike starts in the parking lot, where you walk through a gate, past a sign welcoming visitors to "come on up", to the historic Rock House.  The Roc...

    1.5 miles 100 ft gain

  • Camp on an Isolated Mesa

    From the Hole in the Wall information center, drive north on Black Canyon Road. Table Top is a fairly identifiable mesa to the east. Pick what you think is a suitable approach point and park your car in a dirt pullout. Grab your backpack and make...

  • Camp at Hole In the Wall Campground

    You may think a desert is barren and ugly with little to offer the avid outdoorsman. The truth is very far from that. The Mojave, like any other great outdoor location offers great hikes, amazing views, wildlife, and a night sky that is hard to be...

  • Hike the Barber Peak Loop Trail

    The Barber Peak Loop Trail is very well marked, crossing a number of four wheel roads and cow paths. The north end of the trail eventually meets up with the Hole in the Wall trail, if you want to extend your hike. The abundance of barrel cacti and...

    5.7 miles 672 ft gain

  • Explore the Mojave Lava Beds

    This trail is open for use year-round, but temperatures can get very hot in the summer. Dogs are allowed on this trail but must be kept on leash. The stones are a little loose - so trekking poles or a walking stick is recommended.  If you are spen...

    1 miles 321 ft gain

  • Explore the Mojave Desert Lava Tube

    When visiting the Lava Tubes, you must have a full tank of gas, radiator coolant, and a couple gallons of water before you enter the Mojave Desert Preserve! The preserve doesn't offer any services other than the occasional place to fill up on wate...

    0.1 miles 20 ft gain

  • Explore Nipton

    Driving from Searchlight, NV on the Joshua Tree Highway, you'll come across the interesting town of Nipton, CA. The old town is small, but charming.  This is a great stop off to explore the sights and grab a quick bite at the Whistlestop Cafe.

  • Hike Kelso Dunes

    There is no particular route to the top of Kelso Dunes from the trailhead – the wind is constantly moving the sands (and trail) around. Instead, follow the footsteps in the sand, avoid the vegetation, and aim for the tallest peak. It is pretty har...

  • Visit Seven Magic Mountains

    40 minutes from the McCarran International Airport, you will find these car-sized boulders stacked on top of each other painted in neon colors. If you're headed this way, it's worth a quick stop to take a look. 

  • Hike the Grapevine Canyon Trail

    The hike features a waterfall and historical petroglyphs. The hike rewards you with a stunning view of the Colorado River Valley and three waterfalls. The trail is named after the scenic grapevines that stretch along canyon walls. The waterfalls a...

    3.6 miles 469 ft gain

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