• Sunset at Lake Mead's Boulder Basin

    Lake Mead

    National Recreation Area AZ,NV

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  • I-15 REOPENED, LAKE MEAD ENTRANCE FEES TO RESUME SUNDAY

    The Nevada Department of Transportation reopened a northbound and southbound lane of Interstate 15 Sept. 12; therefore, Lake Mead National Recreation Area entrance fees will resume Sept. 14. More »

  • 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 »

One-Day Events

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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?

Boating out of St Thomas

The pioneer town of St. Thomas, Nevada was flooded by the rising waters of Lake Mead in 1938. The 400 inhabitants had to find homes elsewhere. More...