I-15 REOPENED, LAKE MEAD ENTRANCE FEES TO RESUME SUNDAY
The Nevada Department of Transportation reopened a northbound and southbound lane of Interstate 15 Sept. 12; therefore, Lake Mead National Recreation Area entrance fees will resume Sept. 14. More »
Important Notice to Mariners
Lake Mead water elevations will be declining throughout the summer. Before launching, check lake levels, launch ramp conditions, changes to Aids to Navigation and weather conditions by clicking on More »
Areas of Park Impacted by Storm Damage
Strong storms rolled through Lake Mead National Recreation Area Aug. 3-4, causing damage to some areas of the park. Crews are working to restore the below locations. Debris may be present in other areas of the park, as well, especially in the backcountry. More »
Two Fatalities at Lake Mead National Recreation Area: 1. Saturday, June 10 - Drowning on Lake Mead 2. Sunday, June 11 - Unknown Cause of Death at Katherine Landing Long-Term Trailer Village
Contact: Roxxane Dey, (702) 293-8947
Saturday, June 10, Government Wash Area (Nevada side) of Lake Mead:
Sunday, June 11, Katherine Landing Long-Term Trailer Village (Arizona side of Lake Mohave:
Lake Mead National Recreation Area is a unit of the National Park Service
Did You Know?
The Native Americans utilized the many resources the Mojave Desert offered. The Mojave yucca provided materials for mats, sandals, nets, baskets, and rope. Its cucumber-like fruit was an important food source in the spring.