We have compiled outdoor events in the Southwest for you as a resource from various online sources –
they are not official Southwest Explorers’ events.

Slab Rift / Red Springs Scramble

Red Springs Picnic Area Calico Basin Rd & Calico Dr, Las Vegas, NV

The hike to "Slab Rift" has everything, but most of all it has some great scrambling! We travel along the base of Calico Hills until we find our desired ramp. We'll pass "Heart Rock" and travel through the "Tunnel of Love" as we climb. The natural formation of cracked boulders and sandstone slabs would make...

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Slots of Fun!

Red Springs Parking Lot Calico Dr. and Calico Basin Rd., Las Vegas, NV

We begin with a climb to Graffitti Rock, hike over to the Amberat Slot, up Happy Valley and then through the Baby Midnight Slot. We will return by descending Salcido Slot and the Corner Crack. NO BEGINNER SCRAMBLERS I will only allow people on this hike who I have scrambled with and know their skills...

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SW 4.3 mi Scenic Ridge – 2-group

8600 Todd Allen Creek St 8600 Todd Allen Creek St, Las Vegas, NV

• Shared event with another Meetup hiking group • Desert hiking - Bill and Ted certified "most excellent" pandemic rehab Relatively easy 4.3 mile "no scrambling 10000 steps" hike (Level 2), elevation gain 650 feet. From our parking area, we hike up and along an old mining road around the mountain bend. From this dirt...

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Fossil Ridge Trail Fitness Hike

Cowboy Trails Red Rock Canyon Rd and Red Rock Canyon Stables, LAS VEGAS, NV

Fossil Ridge is an easy to follow trail hike located across from Red Rock Canyon. This is a short relatively easy hike that will recharge your batteries and give you a healthy dose of the outdoors. Follow West Charleston past the entrance to Red Rock Canyon. The parking lot is located on the left hand...

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Red Rock Series: Black Velvet Peak & Biker Bar

*** Please do this when you RSVP ***If I don't already have it, send me a text message to 702-515-9824 with your name so I have your cell number. Please read the entire description. New participants will be required to sign a Waiver similar to the Disclaimer below. Black Velvet is in the southern portion...

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Eva’s Tower and Beer & Ice Peak

Wells Fargo Parking Lot 11730 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, nv

>> Please read the entire description and disclaimer<< I know a couple of routes to Eva's Tower, and you really can't go wrong as they're both fun. We'll take the lesser traveled route which is a bit more challenging than the standard way and includes a couple of fixed ropes. There are numerous other towers...

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Jane’s Adv. Beginner -Intermediate slots and gullies SCRAMBLE

Red Spring Calico Basin Rd, Las Vegas, NV

Please, READ EVERY WORD OF THIS DESCRIPTION, Answer the question at the end. Approach shoes are necessary for this one. JANE'S SLOTS N GULLIES for ADVANCED/BEGINNER/ INTERMEDIATE level scramblers. This is a strenuous, short route, climbing up and down and thru horizontal, vertical and angled gullies and a few slots. Upper body strength is necessary....

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Bike to Hike Britt’s Loop (Reunion Tour)

Online event

Throwback to quarantine days! We are going to bike into the park, lock our bikes up at Calico 2 and then hike Britt's Loop. Parking on the shoulder right past the employee exit (500 feet past the entrance on the highway). Just like old times. New bikers/hikers welcome and I can give you more details...

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Valley of Fire

REQUIREMENTS FOR SIGN UP - NO EXCEPTIONS • YOU MUST SIGN A WRITTEN WAIVER TO ATTEND THIS HIKE. The link to the written waiver is here:http://richardwaltjen.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/written-waiver.pdfYou will not be moved to the "going" list without providing a signed waiver.If you have already provided a waiver to me, you do not need to provide another one....

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Jane’s Beginner/ Adv Beginner Scramble up Grand Staircase and .. we’ll see

Red Springs Parking Lot Calico Dr. and Calico Basin Rd., Las Vegas, NV

Jane's Beginner Grand Staircase scramble. SCRAMBLING is ROCK CLIMBING without ropes Fill out your profile with recent experience in strenuous outdoor physical exercise - rock scrambling, running, cycling, whatever. There's a waitlist, READ THE ENTIRE DESCRIPTION and answer the question at the end. Short: about 1.5-2 miles total at most (likely less, but up a...

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SW 4.3 mi Scenic Ridge – 2-group

8600 Todd Allen Creek St 8600 Todd Allen Creek St, Las Vegas, NV

• Shared event with another Meetup hiking group • Desert hiking - Bill and Ted certified "most excellent" pandemic rehab Relatively easy 4.3 mile "no scrambling 10000 steps" hike (Level 2), elevation gain 650 feet. From our parking area, we hike up and along an old mining road around the mountain bend. From this dirt...

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Jane’s Adv Beg/Intermediate What Goes Around Comes Around (pin)

Red Spring Picnic Area Red Spring, Las Vegas, NV

Jane's ADV Beginner/Intermediate What Goes Around Comes AroundThis is usually quite challenging for newer scramblers. ONLY sign up if you intend to go. This is the Scrambling Skills pin event. This is one of the required events for the new SCRAMBLING SKILLS PINS. For the pin, the requirements are Jane's BEGINNER SKILLS, Jane's What Goes...

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