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 »
LAKE MEAD JUNIOR RANGER DAY THIS SATURDAY
Contact: Andrew S. Muñoz, (702) 293-8691
LAS VEGAS - Lake Mead National Recreation Area will be celebrating Junior
This year park rangers from all aspects of National Park Service careers
Visitors will have a chance to learn about some of the plants and animals
Junior Ranger Day celebrates Junior Rangers past and present. Junior
To learn more about Junior Ranger Day call (702) 293-8990. For more about
Did You Know?
Hoover Dam, the world's largest hydroelectric installation at the time of its construction, presented massive challenges to its designers and builders, yet the project was completed in less than five years! Hoover Dam backed up the waters of the Colorado River to create Lake Mead.