Anthem East Trail

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  2.0 from 3 votes
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Rank: #21 in the Las Vegas Metro area
#150 in NV, #12,958 Overall
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Trail in the area near Henderson,
“A good locals "conditioning" trail.”
Markk Knowles on Oct 8, 2013
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6.911.2 milesKilometers 1,487’453 m Ascent 3,507’1,069 m High 7% Avg Grade (4°)
Singletrack Type -1,085’-331 m Descent 2,566’782 m Low 18% Max Grade (10°)
The Anthem East Trail is a good trail for locals to the Anthem area to build strength and endurance. It's also a great trail to fill in those blanks between General Hospital & Oprah. The trail is a multiuse mix between paved, rocky dirt road and singletrack. The terrain has excellent MTB trail potential and some singletrack sections of this trail are quite fun.

This area also provides some outstanding views of the Las Vegas Valley.

The official start of the trail is paved but can be started from The McCullough Hills Trail for an all dirt singletrack, steep, thigh exploding start. Anthem East has several long steep climbs with corresponding descents and ends at a paved trailhead. If riding out and back, you can easily skip the last long climb by riding the road north, taking the third right (Crescent Heights), skipping past the gate at the water tanks and rejoining the trail.
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PHOTOS of Anthem East Trail
  3.3 from 3 votes
View from top of first climb (Henderson, NV)
  2.3 from 3 votes
Start of The Anthem East Trail from main parking (Henderson, NV)
  2.3 from 3 votes
View of the Las Vegas Strip (Henderson, NV)
  2.3 from 3 votes
Typical singletrack"ish" riding on The Anthem East Trail (Henderson, NV)
  2.3 from 3 votes
Rules, Regulations & Information (Henderson, NV)
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View of Frenchmans Mountain (Henderson, NV)
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Looking back at some of the switchbacks with the Las Vegas Strip in the ... (Henderson, NV)