With the weather getting warmer and the wind dying down, it's time to throw your camping gear into the car and head out to the great outdoors! LVRJ's hiking columnist Deborah Wall shares tips from her new book, Base Camp Las Vegas, on the best hiking and camping in Nevada, Utah, California, and Arizona. Where can you take the kids? Where can you find wildlife, a ghost town, or the best narrows? Our hiking experts weigh in.
The weather's getting warmer, and it's time to break out those hiking boots! Hiking aficionado Alan Gegax joins us to talk about the region's best hikes, hiking safety tips & equipment, and revel in everything about the great outdoors. What hikes do you enjoy? Which crevices are your favorite to explore? Call during the live program, or leave your comments below.
The mountains and the desert surrounding Las Vegas are very attractive but they can also be harsh and even dangerous. So if you've been thinking about getting your hiking boots and sunscreen on to take a long nature walk, join us to hear Branch Whitney talk about the new edition of his book Hiking Las Vegas.
Can the modern child get unplugged long enough to build a tree house or ride a bike? Author and naturalist Richard Louv says it's an uphill struggle. Plus, Allison Brody of UNLV's Public Lands Institute offers tips for exploration in Southern Nevada. More
The temperature could be in triple digits for another month at least, but that's no reason not to venture beyond the pool and the big-screen TV. We talk with three local adventurers on where to go for the best hiking, fishing and off-roading.