Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Lake, Harbor / Marina, National Park
17 Lake Shore Rd
Boulder City, NV 89005
(702) 293-8990


  • The speed limit is 50MPH. I do armed security out here and believe the Rangers will ticket you for 1 mile over.
  • The water is hella cool beach is rocky
  • Beautiful scenic lake, clear water. Great for boating, skiing, all types of water sports & fishing. Formed by the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead is 532 ft deep, 112 miles long, and has 759 miles of shoreline
  • Nice place to vist if your in vegas this is just one have to stops and if you head out this way heading somewhere else this is a had to stop
  • Be mindful of the wind, it can get pretty crazy out here especially if in pontoon boats!
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  • Amazing views, incredible scenery. Too bad you have to pay to get to the beach!
  • Take some water with you, especially if you plain on walking or hiking
  • Beautiful sites
  • Great View of desert
  • Walk on the historic railroad trail for sure! If you're adventurous and have enough water and time, continue all the way to Hoover Dam!
  • Another short drive away from the Las Vegas strip is the Lake Mead recreational area. A great place to bring your family and enjoy water sports and lake fun.
  • I'm on a boat
  • Confused by the No Dogs sign because the man at toll gate gave us dog treats and theres like 6 other dogs here.
  • Alot of people just like another memorial weekend
  • Too many great things to stay about Lake Mead! It's a must see.
  • Enjoy it while it lasts!
  • Cliff jumping is a lot of fun, but ne careful and watch where you jump.
  • Bring a jacket, it's always freezing even in the summer
  • they no longer have day passes. you have to buy a week pass if you want to go onto the grounds.

Nearby places

Hoover Dam Access Rd
Lake Mead
US 93 (at Arizona-Nevada border)