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 »
Goldstrike Canyon, Arizona Hot Spring Trails Temporarily Closed
A temporary emergency closure is in place for Goldstrike Canyon and Arizona Hot Spring trails within Lake Mead National Recreation Area, beginning Aug. 1. This closure includes National Park Service and Bureau of Reclamation lands. More »
Summer Fire Rules in Effect
Lake Mead NRA is now enforcing summer fire restrictions. Please click 'more' to learn about the rules for fire during our hot, dry season. 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?
Joshua trees are the largest of the yuccas, growing to 35 feet tall. They are among the oldest plants in the desert; some over 1,000 years old.