Gallery: Interpretive Facility at Red Rocks Canyon Responds to the Unto...

 
If you've made it to Vegas, but missed the impressive sites of Red Rock Canyon directly to the west, you missed out on a beautiful experience. The amazing national conservation area plays host to a variety of desert flora and fauna, with the most spectacular red rock canyon walls serving as a backdrop. To better preserve and protect the canyon, the conservation area hired the Tucson-based firm Line and Space to design a new visitor center that would respect and respond to the surrounding environment. A number of resource conserving strategies were incorporated, along with energy efficiency measures to minimize impact and maximize visitor experience with the landscape.

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  1. Eric October 15, 2011 at 3:50 am

    The landscape in these pictures is amazing. There is nothing like the American Southwest.

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