• Sunset at Lake Mead's Boulder Basin

    Lake Mead

    National Recreation Area AZ,NV

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Visitor Services

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At Lake Mead NRA, we have for our visitors official park concessioners and park personnel to make your visit a pleasant experience.

Plan Your Visit
This is our comprehensive directory of everything you need to plan your visit to Lake Mead NRA.
Lake Mead NRA has 6 marinas, from the Overton Arm to South Lake Mohave, for your watercraft needs.
Visitor Services Directory
This is a comprehensive list of our approved concessioners, everything from renting a kayak to tour information.
Developed Areas Directory
Some of our campgrounds and other areas of the park are operated by approved consessioners. For tent camping and RV camping this is the list for you.
Doing Business with the Park
If your business would benefit with a partnership with Lake Mead NRA, this link will take you to information on how to do business with the park. Here you will find information about filming and photography permits, concessions management, research and collecting information.

Did You Know?

Desolate picture of the Mojave Desert

In October 1857, a caravan of 28 camels crossed the Colorado River below present Bullhead City, AZ. Lieutenant Edward F. Beale was testing camels for desert travel for the War Department.