Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest \ Spring Mtn National Recreation
Alert: The water system is down. There is no water available, including for the showers and flush restrooms. Port-a-potties will replace the flush restrooms. Bring all the water that you need for cooking, cleaning, dousing fires, etc.
The Spring Mountains Recreation Area is a beautiful island in the desert. More than 100 springs dot the area to create an ideal escape from the heat of Las Vegas. Hilltop Campground provides sweeping views of the Mojave Desert below and the Spring Mountains above. Limited shade is provided by juniper, mountain mahogany and Ponderosa pine.
Hilltop Campground is generally open from early April through mid-October. Follow the links for year-round camping and snow-play in the area. Hilltop has 35 developed campsites and over half may be reserved at last 4 days ahead of your arrival. Weekends are busy so get your reservations now on Recreation.gov \ Hilltop Campground
More than 60 miles of hiking and horseback riding trails crisscross the area; two trails allow mountain biking. Rock climbing, picnicking and scenic driving are popular activities. Enjoy our virtual tour of Hilltop Campground below and follow the link to read about more camping in the Spring Mountain NRA.