Kingman Wash

Boulder City, Arizona (Mohave County)

Last Updated: 07/07/2021
3 / 5 ( 1 reviews )
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Information
Nearby Trails
Status:
Open
Typically Open: Year Round
Length: 3.56 miles
Highest Elevation: 1650 feet
Duration: About 1 hour
Shape of Trail: Out & Back
Best Direction to Travel: North
Nearest Town: Boulder City
Nearest Town w/ Services: Boulder City
Official Road Name: Kingman Wash Road
Management Agency: National Park Service
District: Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Highlights

Highlight: Kingman Wash
When you are in Las Vegas or traveling through the area, maybe it's time to decompress, hit the trail and camp on a beach. Kingman Wash is a short & easy drive from the strip, right off the interstate, leading to a wonderful cove with plenty of room for camping with friends. The colorful rock cliffs that surround the cove descend to over 100 feet below the waterline, making this spot popular with scuba divers. The lake is renowned for its clear waters and ideal year-round water temperatures. If fishing or kayaking is your thing, then this area is a great spot for free camping and small boat launching.

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Technical Rating

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Waypoints

1. Trailhead (0 mi)
Travel under the highway where the trail begins with loose gravel.

Directions to Trailhead

Starting Point: Henderson, Nevada, Highway 93

From Henderson Nevada, travel south on Highway 93 passing Hoover Dam, into Arizona. 1.3 miles after crossing into Arizona, take exit 2 for Kingman Wash Road. The trailhead begins after passing under the highway.

Camping

Dispersed

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Writer Information

Bobby Nelson

Mapping Crew - Arizona

While living in the Midwest, I developed a passion for searching out new trails and hidden spots. That passion continues to this day in the beautiful southwestern United States. My wife and I are full-time RVers who travel from region to region exploring every nook and cranny we can find. While we're getting to know the locals, we gain insight into these areas, then passing on that knowledge onto our subscribers. We truly enjoy traversing long, beautiful back-country routes with epic campsites, but we equally enjoy pushing the limits on difficult rock crawling trails. Our rig was built to do everything and that's what we hope to share with our subscribers. Please visit our website https://www.xploremor.net to follow us and for opportunities to join us on our adventures. You can also view our vast video library on YouTube XPLOREMOR. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqvpVThlbR-IwMLX4tlRRcg
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