Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Boulder City

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#14 of 173 in Parks in Nevada
Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
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Get in touch with nature at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, which boasts a huge lake and lots of exciting activities. The area offers some of the country's best sport fishing, so take your boat out on the water and fish for bass, crappies, and rainbow trout. Swimmers and sunbathers will find the lakeshore peaceful, and there's plenty of room for everyone to enjoy some seclusion. Despite the region's barren environment, the mountains make for gorgeous views and lots of wildlife roams the area. Plan to visit Lake Mead National Recreation Area during your Boulder City vacation using our convenient Boulder City trip itinerary planning website.
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  • We took a ride out to the Lake Mead Recreational Area as we are National Park Passholders and wanted to see what it was like. What a beautiful area! We walked around the marina a little bit then... 
    We took a ride out to the Lake Mead Recreational Area as we are National Park Passholders and wanted to see what it was like. What a beautiful area! We walked around the marina a little bit then...  more »
  • Lake Mead National Recreation Area has so much to offer. Despite the water levels dropping daily people still flock to the lake for boating, swimming and fishing. Lake Mead suffers from a decades... 
    Lake Mead National Recreation Area has so much to offer. Despite the water levels dropping daily people still flock to the lake for boating, swimming and fishing. Lake Mead suffers from a decades...  more »
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  • Make sure you have your National Parks & Federal Recreational Lands Annual Pass. Wow, $80.00 is worth it! Things get a little Crazy here in Las Vegas, but you can relax at the lake. Great activity for a day trip and you can cookout or bring some food. The beach is nice and you can get some sun. A paddle board would be advised for enjoying the lake. Not dried up and open for business.
  • Make sure you have your National Parks & Federal Recreational Lands Annual Pass. Wow, $80.00 is worth it! Things get a little Crazy here in Las Vegas, but you can relax at the lake. Great activity for a day trip and you can cookout or bring some food. The beach is nice and you can get some sun. A paddle board would be advised for enjoying the lake. Not dried up and open for business.

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