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 »
Damage Caused by Recent Summer Storm Events at Lake Mead National Recreation Area 37-07
Contact: Roxanne Dey, 702.293.8691
The National Park Service is reporting damage to some park roads and parking areas caused by recent isolated summer storm cells at Lake Mead NRA. The following areas have been affected:
Cottonwood Cove (on the Nevada side of Lake Mohave):
Eldorado Canyon (on the Nevada side of Lake Mohave):
Princess Cove (on the Arizona side of Lake Mohave):
Katherine Landing area roads (on the Arizona side of Lake Mohave):
NPS Rangers and Maintenance Crews want to remind all visitors of the dangers posed by localized storms and flash flooding. When summer rain storms are in the area, it is important to not hike, camp, or fish in washes – even if it is not raining in your immediate vicinity. Visitors should never attempt to drive through a flooded area.
Did You Know?
"I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out until sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in." -- John Muir