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                                                 This is the Elite hiking group: Meetup Hiking Las Vegas

                       Do You want to hike to the best peaks (peaks no other hiking groups offer)?

                                         Gain confidence, conquer your fears, make lots of new friends

                                            We are the creators of the 52 Peak Club and author of Hiking Las Vegas


We are the only hiking group that averages two hikes per day since we started (Jan 2011).   

We are the most experienced, knowledgeable (authors of 5 hiking guidebooks- # 1 hiking website), and ambitious (peaks no other hiking club does)  hiking group in Las Vegas. 


                               We are selective on who can join us, because safety is our #1 priority.

                    ******** You will be able to choose from 60 and 90 hikes a month! ************


You MUST join with your first and last name. You will NOT be approved to join this group if you don't join with a first and last name.

What is the 52 Peak Club?

The 52 Peak Club is a club within this Meetup group that motivates you to hike/scramble to the best 52 peaks around Las Vegas. Each time you complete a hike to a peak, you earn a playing card. The goal is to earn all 52 playing cards. If you want to be a better hiker, join the 52 Peak Club.

Read Channel 5's coverage of the 52 Peak Club by clicking on this link. For more information and to join the 52 Peak club, click here.

Testimonials about the 52 Peak Club

Note: You do not have to be part of the 52 Peak Club to go on the hikes.

Branch Whitney is the author of Hiking Las Vegas (plus four other hiking books), the number one hiking guidebook for the Las Vegas Area for 19 years! He is the creator of the 52 Peak Club.  Branch has led over 8,000 hikers to over 100 different peaks in the Southwest.


We have the most experienced leaders of any Meetup hiking group and schedule hikes no other hiking Meetup group offers.

Please upload a photo of yourself, so we know what you look like. You will feel more welcome and it's easier for us.

*We limit the number of hikers on all hikes. Safety is our number one priority. 

Join us today and you can be standing at a peak with us tomorrow.

Thanks,
Branch Whitney


We're 2,232 Hardcore Hikers

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016 6:00 AM

    Mt. Wilson (Ace ♣) EXPLORATORY

    3 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:30 AM

    Keyhole Canyon

    4 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:00 PM

    South of France & Italian Riviera

    43 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Thursday, September 29, 2016 7:00 AM

    North Peak - 6 of Spades - from Rocky Gap Trail Head

    5 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Thursday, September 29, 2016 8:00 AM

    Mummy Summit alternate exploratory route (Ace ♥)

    4 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:00 AM

    East Peak 6♥

    6 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Friday, September 30, 2016 9:00 AM

    Crabby Appleton via Pine Creek (5♦)

    5 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Friday, September 30, 2016 3:30 PM

    Grand Canyon - North Rim to Ribbon Falls

    8 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Saturday, October 1, 2016 7:00 AM

    White Rock Hills Peak (4H) Northern Route

    3 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Saturday, October 1, 2016 9:00 AM

    White Rock Springs Peak (3♥)

    4 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Sunday, October 2, 2016 6:30 AM

    Pine Creek Peak (KH) Class 4 Route Experienced Hikers Only. Pace... Moderate.

    5 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Sunday, October 2, 2016 7:00 AM

    Bridge Vista - Q◆- Strong Hikers Only

    9 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Sunday, October 2, 2016 7:00 AM

    Mack's Peak (8♠)

    11 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Tuesday, October 4, 2016 7:00 AM

    Hike for the CURE Wear PINK !!!!. Windy Peak 7♥ Nice and Relaxed

    7 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016 7:00 AM

    Mummy's Nose (10 ♠)

    2 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Saturday, October 8, 2016 9:00 AM

    Pam Chen Becomes a 53er - Kraft Mtn

    53 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Sunday, October 9, 2016 7:00 AM

    Goodman via the Hideout - 7 of Spades

    10 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Saturday, October 15, 2016 6:30 AM

    Terrace Canyon Peak 7♣ (Manageable pace)

    6 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Saturday, October 15, 2016 7:00 AM

    Full Moon Hike - Bryce Canyon

    11 Hardcore Hikers attending
  • Saturday, October 15, 2016 7:00 PM

    Hiking Election 2016 (HIKE TO BE DONE ON 10/29)

    4 Hardcore Hikers attending
 
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