Fodor's Expert Review Lake Mead

Lake Mead Body Of Water/Waterfall

People come to Lake Mead primarily for boating, but a few areas of shoreline are cultivated for swimming: Boulder Beach is the closest to Las Vegas, only a mile or so from the visitor center. You can get information about Lake Mead's history, ecology, recreational opportunities, and the accommodations available along its shore at the Alan Bible Visitor Center.

Body Of Water/Waterfall Park (National/State/Provincial)

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601 Nevada Way
Boulder City, Nevada  89005, USA

702-293–8990

www.nps.gov/lake

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: $10 per vehicle, good for 7 days; lake-use fee $16 for 1st vessel, good for 7 days. Annual pass is $30 per vehicle or per vessel

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