Red Cap Peak




Red Cap Peak trail starts at the Sandstone Quarry Trailhead. Red Cap Mountain is composed of white sandstone with a summit of red sandstone, or a red cap. Views on the summit include Red Rock Canyon and Las Vegas, they are very nice.

Red Cap Peak, which is also called Little Turtlehead Peak or Turtlehead Junior is the highest spot in the Calico Hills. The summit is 4,938 feet and is composed of two peaks separated by a deep and wide chasm ‘East and West peaks’.

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area: Over one million people each year come to experience Red Rock Canyon’s 195,819 acres of desert beauty, towering sandstone cliffs and abundant wildlife. Scramble across fossilized sand dunes, climb sheer rock walls, or just enjoy the scenic beauty along the road. Rock climbers always dot the cliffs in this world-class climbing area.

Get Driving Directions To Red Cap Peak | Posted 28.Sep.2013 | Posted In Red Rock Canyon | © All Images Are Copyrighted