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 »
Lake Mead National Recreation Area offers many opportunities to get outdoors and help preserve your national park throughout the year. Our event season generally runs from October through April.
If you don’t find a project that meets your interests, skills, and schedule, check back again in a few days, or give our office a call at 702-293-8714, or email lame_volunteer_coordinator(at)nps.gov. We are constantly adding new opportunities!
Most Lake Mead one day events are listed at http://www.getoutdoorsnevada.org/events.htm. Signup information is available at the site, or call the Volunteer Office at 702-293-8714. We look forward to seeing you at the lake!
Did You Know?
"There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered." -- Nelson Mandela