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SR 159 Study Recommendations

The map below shows where and what type of improvements are recommended for SR 159.

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SR 159 (With Multi Use Trail) Study Recommendations.jpg

The improvements identified on this map are conceptual in nature and subject to change through the planning, environmental, and design process.

  • Roundabouts are proposed at the following intersections: 

    • Calico Basin

    • Red Rock Visitor Center Entrance

    • Red Rock Canyon Overlook

    • Red Rock Scenic Loop Exit​

    • Blue Diamond East

    • Blue Diamond West

  • Parking and trailhead improvements are planned by BLM at the following intersections:

    • Middle Oak Creek Trailhead

    • South Oak Creek Trailhead

    • First Oak Creek Trailhead

  • A traffic signal at the Sky Vista intersection is anticipated to be constructed in conjunction with Phase 1 of the Red Rock Legacy Trail in 2023.

  • A designated five foot bike lane with a three foot buffer from the travel lanes in each direction is proposed for SR 159.

Image of roadway cross-section of SR 159 from Sky Vista Drive to SR 160
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