Scenic Drives

Driving in Lake Mead Wilderness

Enjoy Leisure Drives with a View

Paved roads wind through mountains, desert basins and canyons. From Lakeshore Road and Northshore Road, you can see panoramic views of the blue waters of Lake Mead set against a background of colorful rugged mountains.


Scenic Drives

  • A road leads to a large, enclosed body of water
    Lakeshore Road

    Lakeshore Road follows the scenic south shore of Boulder Basin with many opportunities to stop and enjoy picnic areas with spectacular views

  • Road with view of mountains in background.
    Northshore Road

    Northshore Road leads through areas of brilliant red boulders and rock formations in between Callville Bay and Echo Bay.


Last updated: November 17, 2022

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