Logandale Trails System Primitive Camping area is located on BLM managed land in Southern Nevada and is popular for off-road driving and four-wheeling. There is a primary loop that winds through the area with a handful of designated primitive campsites, that offer picnic tables. However you can camp anywhere in the area. The area is frequented by the big horn sheep that live in the area as well as other desert dwellers like snakes, scorpions, and the occasional tarantula. Throughout the Logandale Trails area you will find rocks that area covered in ancient Native American petroglyphs.

The Logandale Trails area is about 50 square miles in size and borders the eastern side of nearby Valley of Fire State Park. While the area is often humming with four-wheel drive vehicles, there are plenty of hiking opportunites in the area as well.  ATV’s in the cooler seasons, there is a great deal of exploring that can be done on foot also.

The Logandale Trails area is located in the Mojave Desert which often has extreme conditions. Camping here in the summer time is not recommended. Be prepared for a harsh environment and bring plenty of water.

Logandale Trails System Primitive Camping Features

Campground Type: Primitive, Dispersed
Number of Campsites: Unlimited
Cost: No Fee
Use Level: Very Low
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Fire Rings: None
Drinking Water: None
Toilets: None
Showers: None
Trash/Dumpsters: None
Hiking Access: Yes
Beach/Lake Access: None
RV/Trailer Length: Not Defined
RV/Trailer Amenities: None
Cell Phone Service: None
Wifi: None
Operating Season: Campground open year-round

Getting There

Geo Coordinates: 36.587587, -114.528774
Nearest City/Town: Logandale, Nevada
Elevation: 700 Feet
Location: Clark County, Nevada
Paved Road Access: None
Proximity to Stores: 5 Miles to Logandale, Nevada
Directions: Follow I-15 to Logandale exit number 93. Turn right on Liston Ave (3.3 miles on SR 169 from I-15) immediately after Post Office. Follow road across the railroad tracks where it will turn into a dirt road. Drive for 5 miles to the Logandale Trails System.

Pack List


Phone: 702-515-5000
Web: Bureau of Land Management – Southern Nevada District Office
Reservations: Not Accepted – First-come/First-Served

When To Go

Spring & Fall – Spring and Fall offer the best weather, not too hot, and not too cold.

Partly Cloudy
Friday 07/20 20%
High 102° / Low 85°
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the mid 80s.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 07/21 20%
High 105° / Low 83°
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine in the morning with more clouds for later in the day. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High around 105F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.
Sunday 07/22 0%
High 108° / Low 84°
Generally sunny. High 108F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday 07/23 0%
High 112° / Low 87°
Mostly sunny. High 112F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 07/24 0%
High 114° / Low 89°
Sunny. High 114F. NE winds shifting to SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday 07/25 0%
High 115° / Low 89°
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High around 115F. E winds shifting to S at 10 to 15 mph.

What To Do

Hiking, Bouldering, & Rock Climbing – The Logandale Trails System area is used for hiking, bouldering, and rock climing.

Off-Roading – There are numerous Jeep trails in the area that vary in difficulty.

Hiking Guides

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