The City of Henderson has an extensive 120+ mile trail system that provides an opportunity for recreation and serves as a mode of alternate transportation. Their Outdoor Recreation section also offers a variety of organized walks, hikes, rides, and educational activities that will enrich your life and put you in touch with nature.
Trail hours: 5:00 am – 11:00 pm, unlit trails are dusk to dawn
Henderson Trail System Links
- City of Henderson Park, Trail & Facility Guide (PDF)
- Henderson Trail Maps (PDF)
- Master Bicycle and Trail Plan (PDF)
City of Henderson Trail Watch Program
Henderson Trail Watch volunteers promote safety and appropriate trail use by providing information and assistance to all trail users. They observe and document safety issues requiring attention, serve as a positive presence on Henderson trails and assist the Henderson Parks and Recreation and Henderson Police departments to keep Henderson trails safe and well maintained.
Four Steps to Trail Watch
- Complete an application
- Attend training
- Hit the trail
- Report your observations
Henderson Trail Watch Volunteer Requirements
- Must be 18 years of age or older
- Complete the application and attend training.
- Carry a personal cell phone at all times while on the trail.
- Carry Trail Watch ID and wear a Trail Watch vest or armband.
- Log and report time on trail.
If you are interested in applying for the Trail Watch Program, please fill out a volunteer application here.
City of Henderson Trail Rules:
- Use of all City of Henderson parks and trails is subject to HMC 8.99.030.
- Trails are open daily from 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., or dawn to dusk if not lit.
- All park rules are enforced on trails. Use trails at your own risk.
- No alcohol, glass bottle, fireworks.
- Cyclists and motor vehicles on unauthorized areas are not permitted.
- Pets must be retrained by a leash no longer than six feet. Owners are responsible for picking up their pet’s waste.
- Carry out only what you can carry in and leave only footprints behind.
- Stay on the trail to protect the desert. Do not remove or harm animals, plants, rock, or soil.
- This is a natural area inhabited by wildlife. Do not approach wildlife.
- Stay in public access areas and respect private property.
- Cyclists must yield to all other trail users.
- No water, phones or services available.
- Persons who intentionally damage or vandalize parks and trails will be prosecuted.