Peaks

 

52

 

 

Pursuers

 

118

 

 

Finishers

 

18

 

 

The 52 best peaks in the Las Vegas area as selected by local guru Branch Whitney for the "52 Peak Club". Designed for year-round pursuit featuring the best peaks in 3 areas: Red Rocks, Mount Charleston, and Lake Mead. Join up for some hikes with the Las Vegas Hiking Meetup and get details on all the peaks on Branch's sites www.hikinglasvegas.com and http://www.52peakclub.com

 

Highest peak

Charleston Peak

11,916 ft / 3,631 m

Most prominent peak

Charleston Peak

8,241 ft / 2,511 m

Most summited peak

Charleston Peak

235 summits

Most difficult peak

Charleston Peak

Class 2

Difficulty breakdown

Class 1/2 3 peaks

Class 3/4 6 peaks

Top climbing months

June   11%

May   11%

August   8%