• Sunset at Lake Mead's Boulder Basin

    Lake Mead

    National Recreation Area AZ,NV

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Hunting

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Hunting is allowed in some portions of the park.
 

Hunting Rules, Lake Mead NRA

1. Loaded weapons may be carried only in hunting zones when actually hunting.
2. Loaded weapons are defined as: ANY round in the weapon including the magazine.
3. Target shooting or the discharge of a weapon except to hunt is not permitted.
4. Motorized vehicles may operate on designated public roadways only and must be licensed and equipped to
 
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8.5" x 11" maps of No Hunting Zones throughout Lake Mead National Recreation Area
 
Boulder Basin (pdf 514 kb)

Gold Butte (pdf 584 kb) Temple Bar (pdf 524 kb)
Hoover Dam (pdf 414 kb)

Lake Mohave North (pdf 312 kb) Lake Mohave South(pdf 352 kb)
Overton Arm (pdf 438 kb)

Pearce Ferry (pdf 371 kb)


 

Plan your visit by starting on our Visitor Services Page. Here you will find useful links to everything from where to rent kayaks to boat repair and other services offered by permittees in the park.

Did You Know?

Down River view of Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam, the world's largest hydroelectric installation at the time of its construction, presented massive challenges to its designers and builders, yet the project was completed in less than five years! Hoover Dam backed up the waters of the Colorado River to create Lake Mead.