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 »
Goldstrike Canyon, Arizona Hot Spring Trails Temporarily Closed
A temporary emergency closure is in place for Goldstrike Canyon and Arizona Hot Spring trails within Lake Mead National Recreation Area, through Sept. 11. This closure includes National Park Service and Bureau of Reclamation lands. 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 »
You can make a donation to benefit Lake Mead NRA directly to the park. The entire gift will be used for the purpose you identified and no administrative costs will be deducted. The donation is tax deductable.
Your check will be deposited in a government account and the full amount will be spent as you intended. For security and other reasons, we cannot accept online donations directly to the park. You can send your check to:
Please print the attached .pdf file and select how you would like your donation to be used. Or you can copy and paste the list below into a document and print it on your printer.
If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Haley at (702) 293-8918.
Thank you very much. Your donation makes a difference!
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Did You Know?
In order to manage invasive plants on park lands, 16 Exotic Plant Management Teams (EPMT's) have been deployed throughout the country. The teams are a new weapon to combat exotic plants. The first test of the EPMT concept was made in 1996 at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. More...