• Sunset at Lake Mead's Boulder Basin

    Lake Mead

    National Recreation Area AZ,NV

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    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 »

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    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 »

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Adapting to the Mojave Desert
Boulder Beach Campground Amphitheater

Hero of the Desert
Boulder Beach Campground Amphitheater

Moonlight Stroll

Tale of the Threatened Tortoise
Boulder Beach Campground Amphitheater

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Desert Monkey Flower in bloom

Some desert flower annuals avoid drought and intense heat by surviving as seeds stored in the soil, remaining dormant until conditions are just right to bloom into breathtaking flowers. More...