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SUMMIT OVERLOOK PARKING AREA CLOSED NOV 11-12

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Date: November 9, 2012

National Park Service
U.S. Department of the Interior

LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA News Release

For Immediate Release: November 9, 2012
Release No.: 2012-64
Contact: Christie Vanover 702-283-2344

SUMMIT OVERLOOK PARKING AREA CLOSED NOV 11-12


BOULDER CITY, Nev. - The Summit Overlook parking area between mile markers 20-21 on Northshore Road at Lake Mead National Recreation Area will be temporarily closed to the public Nov. 11-12 for a permitted event. The area will reopen Nov. 13.

-NPS-

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