Bridge Mountain is a 3.4 mile one way hike with 523 feet elevation gain. Located 18 miles west-southwest of Las Vegas Nevada. May and September are the best months to enjoy this hike. This hike involes off trail navigation. Review triplogs, photos and the route to understand the terrain before heading out.
Begins as a trail, ends as a route to the peak of Bridge Mountain. Trail winds through limestone among sparse pinyon-juniper forest, then reaches sandstone of all colors. Route over sandstone involves game of find-the-cairn, climbs up and down exposed cracks, great over and under of natural bridge. All climbs have plenty of hand and foot holds, but exposure is too extreme for those afraid of heights.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
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WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.