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Lake Mead National Recreational Area

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Meadview Stopover!

Hoover dam is an hour's drive from Las Vegas. A stop over to look at lake 'Mead' takes away all... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Cshastry2
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Bengaluru, India
Awesome is just the start

The monumental engineering of the Hoover Dam created one of the largest man-made lakes in the world... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
mesatraveler
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mesa az
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10 Jul 2017
“Meadview Stopover!”
23 Mar 2017
“Awesome is just the start”
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Hoover dam is an hour's drive from Las Vegas. A stop over to look at lake 'Mead' takes away all your strain. It's a very calm and serene place for meditation. Also don't forget to carry your own lunch / snacks. Specially if you are...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

The monumental engineering of the Hoover Dam created one of the largest man-made lakes in the world and probably the most-used and appreciated. The drop in water levels is disturbing, but the beauty of the place is unmatched. Stop by the visitor center to see...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Travelling by road from Flagstaff Arizona, to Las Vegas we detoured to see this great engineering marvel. The site is massive, awe inspiring. The very concept is breathtaking. How many nations have had the energy and enterprise to turn a vast wasteland into a thriving...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Lake Mead itself is quite a sight, and well worth a stop off on the way to the Hoover Dam - you may as well see how everything is connected. We were there in August and the heat was intense - the staff at the...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2016

the lake is still a stunning view to look at. but to the locals it is a very sad site. the water level is so low it is no longer the boating happy experience now you have to make sure where you are going as...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

We had a trip onto the lake on the desert princess, it took about 90 mins in total and we got to see the Hoover dam from the water. It's well worth a trip into the lake as it gives good photography views of the...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2016

Nature and Man in all it's glory. What a view! I fell in love with the beauty of this place, especially as the light changes throughout the day the beauty deepens!

Thank Robyn75
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Reviewed 5 February 2016

We drove through the area on our way back to Las Vegas. A really pleasant relaxing drive through some rugged back country. It is not terrifically colorful like the Valley of Fire but still enjoyable. You can make some stops to get to Lake Mead...More

Thank RonJmn
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

stopped here on a trip from Vegas to hoover dam. We swum in the lake and chilled out for a few hours . the water temp was high and the lake itself is stunning with good facilities like toilets and also water sports

Thank JamesMacc2008
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Reviewed 31 December 2014

It was part of the Hover Dam and Grand Canyon visit. Awesome place to take picture however it was a bit crowded during year end holiday.

Thank AL080808
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