Lovell Canyon Road lies within the Rainbow Mountain Wilderness Area, on the southwest side of the Spring Mountains National Recreation Area, approximately 12 miles from Las Vegas, Nevada. The canyon is bordered by Griffith Peak and Harris Mountains to the north, and the Wilson Ridge and Mt Wilson to the east and south. This 11 mile-long paved road is the access to the Lovell Canyon and a series of tributary roads that lead a variety of hiking destinations including; Rainbow Springs, Bootlegger Springs, Rock Gap Peak, CC Spring, Lovell Canyon Trail and Lovell Summit. Road. One can actually spend a whole day just hiking the areas along this road as it follows Lovell Canyon Wash and winds its way through the canyon. Click the following link for pictures and more information on this location and hiking within the area … Lovell Canyon Road.