• Sunset at Lake Mead's Boulder Basin

    Lake Mead

    National Recreation Area AZ,NV

There are park alerts in effect.
show Alerts »
  • 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 »

WILLOW BEACH ROAD REOPENS AFTER FLOOD DAMAGE

Subscribe RSS Icon | What is RSS
Date: November 22, 2013

National Park Service
U.S. Department of the Interior

LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA News Release

For Immediate Release: November 22, 2013
Release No.: 2013-77
Contact: Christie Vanover, e-mail us 702-283-2344

WILLOW BEACH ROAD REOPENS AFTER FLOOD DAMAGE

BOULDER CITY, NEV. – Willow Beach Road in Lake Mead National Recreation Area has reopened. It was temporarily closed due to flooding and storm damage.

St. Thomas Road, which is located near Overton, Nev., is a dirt road. It will remain closed until the road dries out, making it more stable.

-NPS-

Did You Know?

Chuckwalla in Bridge Canyon Wilderness - photo taken by Brian Beffort

"To those that have not yet learned the secret of true happiness, begin now to study the little things in your own door yard." -- George Washington Carver