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Gems in Calico Basin - 1

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gem Favorite View from the top of Turtlepeak Mountain

Turtlepeak Mountain

(22) Summerl…, NV

Recommended Routes in Calico Basin - 3

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Favorite Spring colors in the desert canyons.
Intermediate/Difficult

Calico Tanks Trail

2.3 mi 3.7 km 390' Up 118.9 m Up 390' Down 118.75 m Down

Summerl…, NV
Favorite Spring in the desert sure is beautiful.
Intermediate

White Rock Loop

6.4 mi 10.3 km 1,138' Up 346.83 m Up 1,108' Down 337.68 m Down

Summerl…, NV
Favorite Spring in the desert sure is beautiful.
Intermediate

Grand Circle Loop

11.8 mi 19.0 km 1,578' Up 481.07 m Up 1,576' Down 480.5 m Down

Summerl…, NV

Calico Basin Hiking

  • 98 Miles 158 Kilometers of Trail
  • 3 Recommended Routes
  • 1 Gem Gems
  • 5 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 30 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 12 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Calico Basin - 44

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3.3 mi 5.3 km #1Kraft Mountain Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV 51 
2.2 mi 3.5 km #2Turtlehead Mountain Trail
Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Difficult
Summerlin South, NV 42 
1.2 mi 1.9 km #3Ice Box Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV 44 
2.3 mi 3.7 km #4Goat Roper
Intermediate
Blue Diamond, NV
Intermediate
Blue Diamond, NV
2.5 mi 4.0 km #5Vanessa's Hill
Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV
2.1 mi 3.4 km #6Lower Bridge Mountain Route
Very Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Very Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
1.6 mi 2.6 km #7Pine Creek Trail
Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV 17 
1.0 mi 1.6 km #8Giant's Mile
Very Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Very Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
1.3 mi 2.1 km #9North Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerlin South, NV
3.0 mi 4.9 km #10Calico Hills
Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV
Intermediate
Summerlin South, NV 10 

Photos of Calico Basin - 148

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Spring in the desert sure is beautiful.
Apr 19, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
View from the top of Turtlepeak Mountain
Dec 3, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
Nearly the top of Turtlepeak Mountain.
Dec 3, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
View from trail on the way up to Turtlehead Mountain.  Approx 3/4 of way up at this point.
Dec 2, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
The view looking southwest from near the high point on the White Rock Loop is just gorgeous.
Mar 29, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
Looking up at the Mescalito in Pine Creek Canyon.
May 4, 2016 near Summerl…, NV
Spring colors in the desert canyons.
Apr 23, 2017 near Summerl…, NV
Red rocks of Red Rock Canyon
Jan 18, 2016 near Summerl…, NV