River Mountain Loop

Road through River Mountain Loop for bike tour in Las VegasGreat for beginner level riders and above; non-motorized trail designed for road cyclists.

This is a non-motorized 34 mile loop trail. It provides the best way to see the desert safely on a road bike.


About River Mountain Loop

This trail is a paved, 12 feet wide path intended for walking and biking. The elevation of the trail varies by over 1,300 feet from its highest and lowest points. There are a few steep sections but they are short, so enjoy the ride down and be prepared for the climb back up! The surrounding River Mountains are home to one of the largest bighorn sheep populations in Nevada, which you may encounter on this trail. The vistas along the trail are outstanding. The trail also provides interpretive wayside exhibits that offer trail users a wide variety of educational opportunities.