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Jan. 16, 2015

Red Rock Canyon a Favorite of Summerlin Home Owners

Own a Summerlin home and visit Red Rock CanyonThere are so many great reasons to own a Summerlin home. One of the best is the stunning natural scenery around the community. In fact, the planners at Summerlin are totally dedicated to protecting the ecosystem of nearby Red Rock Canyon. To that end, they have done land exchanges with the Bureau of Land Management.

Red Rock Canyon is a favorite place to visit for Summerlin home owners. It’s just a few miles west of town. Even the drive is relaxing. The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area can be explored in many different ways. There is a 13-mile scenic drive. Trails meander through the park for a total of 30 miles. They’re great for hiking, horseback riding, and biking. Bring a picnic lunch and eat at one of the picnic areas. Enjoy your food while enjoying the view of Red Rock Canyon. For a great local getaway, Summerlin home owners can stay a few days at the campground. Leashed pets are welcome on the trails, facilities, and the campground.

The Visitor Center is a great place to start your visit. The staff can help orient visitors. There is also plenty of information about the geology, plants, and animals of the area. Interpretive programs are conducted by the Red Rock Canyon Interpretive Association. Click here for more information.

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Jan. 15, 2015

Green Valley Home Owners Get Pampered at the Spa

Green Valley home owners get pampered.Green Valley home owners love to relax at Green Valley Ranch Resort, a beautiful, Mediterranean-inspired resort, spa, and casino. It’s a great place to meet friends, relax, or have a quick get-away. There are plenty of fast, casual dining options. For a real treat, try Hank’s Fine Steaks & Martinis. Hank’s has been honored with many awards. Once you sample their steak, you’ll know why. They serve the finest meat in Henderson. The rest of the menu will knock your socks off, too. Pair your meal with one of the great wines off the wine list.

The amazing spa keeps Green Valley home owners coming back again and again. Get a hair cut, a pedicure, or a make over at the Salon. For full body relaxation, book a massage with one of the massage therapists. Facials and other body treatments are also available. The Fitness Center has the best machines, weights and a great schedule of group classes. The spa is a favorite among locals, not only because of its world-class services, but also for the amazing discounts offered. Locals receive a 30% discount Monday through Thursday and a 20% discount Friday through Sunday.

For the ultimate in pampering, treat yourself to a monthly membership. For just $250 a month, you’ll be able to make the spa your home away from your Green Valley home and receive access to the Fitness Center, the spa, pool, complimentary classes and more. For more information about all Green Valley Ranch Resort as to offer, visit the website.

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Jan. 14, 2015

Lion Habitat Ranch Brings Africa to Your Henderson Home

Henderson home owners visit the lions.Henderson home owners don’t have to go far to get a taste of Africa. Visit the Lion Habitat Ranch located at the corner of Bruner Avenue and Bermuda Road at 382 Bruner Avenue in Henderson. For the last 2 years, the Lion Habitat Ranch has housed the lions that have retired from the MGM Hotel. The facility is accredited by the Zoological Association of America. The Ranch is open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This is a great place to take lion-loving kids in your Henderson home. The $25 adult admission includes entrance for a child under 14. Local with identification pay just $20. Kids under three are free. There are also discounts for seniors, military, fire, and police.

In addition to regular hours, the Lion Habitat Ranch is available for private events. Schedule a special behind the scenes tour for a group of up to 20 people. Get up close with the lions at a Feast with the Beast event. Reserve a lunch or dinner for up to 10 people and observe the lions while you eat. The spacious courtyard is available to rent for parties. There are so many ways to get to know the fascinating lions who call Henderson home.

Be sure to visit the website at to learn more about the conservation partnerships the Ranch has with Conservation International in Kenya.

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