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 »
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 »
The Park in Your Backyard Film Festival
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The funding for the Park in Your Backyard film series was funded by a grant provided by the National Park Foundation which is generously supported by the Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund.
Did You Know?
Rattlesnakes bite about 1,000 people a year in the United States. Still, the risk of being killed by one is 20 times less than the risk of being struck by lightning.