A $5 entrance fee is required to enter Red Rock NCA. Nevada, US. After 20-30 minutes I hit the junction with the trail from Red Rock Summit, and a second sign shortly thereafter for Bridge Mountain… Bridge Mountain is quite prominent from certain locations on the loop road. Southern Nevada Conservancy, a 501c3 nonprofit organization based in Las Vegas, NV, serves Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area under a formal agreement with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in many ways, including interpretive programming, fee-station management, retail operations, and this website. The campground entrance is located one mile south of Hwy 159 on Moenkopi Road. Bridge Mountain Trail N Legend Distance: 7.90 mi / 12.71 km one way E levat ion: 4580 ' (w )- 7196 hg Red ock Canyon N ation l Conservation Area Trail uses: Wild e rns boua y Bridge Mountain 4x4/high - clearance vehicles only!FHiking!DTrail access point!_Restrooms L h p t!jParking Date: 1/1/2020 No Warranty is made by the Bureau of Land #1 Bridge Mountain Nevada Mountain Updated: 2019-10-15 Bridge Mountain is a mountain located in the Spring Mountain range of southern Nevada. A true high-clearance vehicle might be able to go 0.5 or so miles farther, but after that, there are extremely rough washouts in a few places. Park and walk up the road to Red Rock Summit, where a marked trail leads east to Bridge. From most points on the loop road it is the major domelike summit at the top of Icebox Canyon. The mountain can be climbed any time of the year, although winter snows can make the dirt road to Red Rock Summit virtually impassable to vehicles. Also, there is no longer a sign at Red Rock Summit.I mention this because there is a possibility that not knowing it could get someone unfamiliar with the location in trouble. Mother Nature is constantly surprising us with the beautiful wonders that she produces. Holes filled in, washes smoothed out, boulders removed, etc. BRIDGE MOUNTAIN, LLC: NEVADA DOMESTIC LIMITED-LIABILITY COMPANY: WRITE REVIEW: Address: 3137 E Warm Springs Rd Ste 100 Las Vegas, NV 89120: Registered Agent: I'll post this on the North Peak page as well, and I'll post a picture to both showing the trailhead as it currently looks. Starting at Willow Spring Picnic Area, hike Rocky Gap Road to the Bridge Mountain Trail Junction. Enjoy my whole slideshow from this great day: Bridge Mountain and North Peak on May 26, 2008 all on Map. I think a regular SUV or small/mid-sized truck would have no problems, and no need to engage 4wd. Initial Exploration of Summit Approach. There were a couple of narrow spots that might prove tight for a full-size pickup. Leave the hustle and bustle of the Las Vegas Strip behind on this Colorado River day trip. The danger is that less than a mile from RR Summit, the road becomes so nasty that it would be difficult for someone in a stock SUV or truck to get through, and a stubborn or foolish person might get stuck or incur serious vehicular damage in trying to continue to where he thinks the trailhead will be. Follow Bridge Mountain Trail to the summit. Children refers to the set of objects that logically fall under a given object. Also, there is no longer a sign at Red Rock Summit. General Information & Questions --Dale Dribble, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Las Vegas Mountaineers Club (LVMC) Classic 50 Peaks, Routes It is located on land managed by the United States Bureau of Land Management as the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, part of the Rainbow Mountain Wilderness. The road has deteriorated beyond anything I can remember, with HC + 4wd now essential. Be the first to submit your climbing note! Ruby Mountain Rebels August 12, 2019; Road Conditions Update 06/28/2019 June 28, 2019; Road Conditions – Access Update June 2, 2019; Road Conditions May 12th, 2019 May 12, 2019; Jarbidge Community Association, Inc. The GPS coordinates are 36.1355235 (latitude), -115.4905643 (longitude) and the approximate elevation is 6,457 feet (1,968 meters) above sea level. Bridge Mountain Bridge Mountain is a mountain located in the Spring Mountain range of southern Nevada.It is located on land managed by the United States Bureau of Land Management as the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, part of the Rainbow Mountain Wilderness. Bridge Mountain is covered by the La Madre Mountain, NV US Topo Map quadrant Another strenuous mountain trail, this hike takes you through a pinyon-juniper forest and brings you to the summit of a sandstone peak. Not to be confused with Bridge Mountain (Utah) . The traditional class 3 route to the summit, which is discussed in further detail in the route section, entails, as Andy Zdon describes it, "a virtual obstacle course" across incredible limestone and sandstone terrain to the magnificient summit, where wonderful views of the Red Rock area await. A true high-clearance vehicle might be able to go 0.5 or so miles farther, but after that, there are extremely rough washouts in a few places. Thanks Harlan. I saw some 4WD tracks, but probably from a short-wheelbase, HC jeep; I also saw lots of broken car parts and boulders with nasty scrapes.". Because the sign is not there, one might pass Red Rock Summit at 5.1 miles and think it is the beginning of yet another dip before climbing to the true summit 1.4 miles later. Map and location information for Bridge Mountain in Nevada: Bridge Mountain is one of the Summits in Clark County, NV and can be found on the La Madre Mountain USGS topographic quad map. I definitely needed 4wd to get through in a few spots, and the old 4Runner I was in had higher clearance than just any stock SUV you see these days. Apr – Sep – 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM I'll also email CP for future editions of his book. Bridge Mountain is a mountain located in the Spring Mountain range of southern Nevada. May 2008. David Smith has devoted the better part of one day each week over the past 20 years to experiencing a mountain trail running adventure. The trail from Rocky Gap Road up over the limestone mountains and down to the edge of the sandstone, and then the scrambling route out across slickrock sandstone and up to the summit of Bridge Mountain, makes for a physically demanding and technically difficult round trip of 6.8 miles. Hiking info, trail maps, and 102 trip reports from Bridge Mountain (6,940 ft) in the Spring Mountains of Nevada Park and walk up the road to Red Rock Summit, where a marked trail leads east to Bridge. Named for a large sandstone arch near its summit, Bridge Mountain is one of the most impressive, most imposing and most elusive summits in the entire Red Rock NCA area. Turn right (east) on a dirt BLM road, and drive up as far as you can. Bridge Mountain (Nevada) is within the scope of WikiProject Nevada, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of the U.S. state of Nevada.If you would like to participate, visit the project page. Hopefully, you can update this page accordingly. I'd recommend skid plates in addition to high clearance and 4wd, though I only scraped bottom once. Some people in Explorers were turning around. Once inside the park, follow the main loop road to the Willow Springs turnoff (just before mile marker 8). Although hidden from view from most of the Red Rock scenic loop behind neighboring Bridge Point, its monolithic summit block invites hikers and climbers alike when they finally see it. Also located near the summit is a hidden forest. For example, the I saw a Subaru Forester at the trailhead. I saw some 4WD tracks, but probably from a short-wheelbase, HC jeep; I also saw lots of broken car parts and boulders with nasty scrapes. NEVADA ADVENTURES BRIDGE MOUNTAIN BY RED ROCK CANYON. Click here for the georeferenced trail map (red line). However, one of the most stunning is this natural bridge hiding in Red Rock Canyon. "On 11-29-06, MoapaPk added:"For those coming from CA, it might be easier and faster to take Lovell Canyon road, then approach Red Rock Summit from the SW. Especially in Nevada, there’s no shortage of unique geologic oddities to explore. Au sommet de la colline, vous pouvez voir la route Rocky Gap, la route sur laquelle vous avez conduit pour vous rendre au début du sentier. Bridge Mountain is a 3.4 mile one way hike with 523 feet elevation gain. On the left, you will find adequate parking for 5-6 vehicles and a sign designating the trailhead. Although there are no established camping areas within the RRCNCA scenic loop area, the Red Rock Canyon Campground is nearby and accepts walk-ins. However, once you hit the sandstone, watch for cairns.The SW end of the Red Rock Summit road has deteriorated much since the DPS guide was issued, and I wouldn't drive my Subaru more than 1.5 miles up. About 3000' gain. These 10 Epic Mountains In Nevada Will Definitely Drop Your Jaw. The shortest route comes in from the southwest and entails a rugged 4WD on Potato Ridge Road to Red Rock Summit, a distance of three miles one way. 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