Services, Getting There
Supplies: Henderson is about 25 miles to the north; Laughlin is roughly the same distance to the south.
Hikes & Trails
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Benchmark Gazetteer, pages 84, 85.
Wilderness Area Status
Designated Wilderness Area
Managing Agency: National Park Service
The Ireteba Peaks Wilderness Area is a region of colorful landscapes, diverse geologic formations and scenic vistas. The backbone of this area is a high, narrow ridge. The eastern slope is cut by deep, short canyons. The steep slopes of the western face drop quickly into the bajada.
This wilderness is a component of the Bureau of Land Management's National Conservation Lands.
Wildlife: Desert Tortoise, Catclaw, Phainopepla, Desert Bighorn Sheep, Gambel
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