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Hemenway Park

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401 Ville Drive, Boulder City, NV 89005
+1 702-293-9256
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“big horn sheep” (33 reviews)
“wild animals” (8 reviews)
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401 Ville Drive, Boulder City, NV 89005
+1 702-293-9256
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm so glad I read about this on TripAdvisor. Between July and November these animals come down to graze in this park from the nearby mountains. They're used to people but you have to use common sense since they're still wild animals - so make...More

Thank bluewater_2004
Reviewed 1 week ago

When traveling out of Boulder City toward the Hoover Dam, take a minute to stop off and see the wild sheep in this park. They are there most days behind the tennis courts and picnic area. The park itself is nothing special but nice, as...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were house hunting with our real estate agent right near where we were staying at the Quality Inn in Boulder City. He pointed out that bighorn sheep regularly come down to graze on the rich grass at Hemenway Park. There is a playground, picnic...More

Thank Seamaid2
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Someone in our group had read about Hemenway Park. Since we would be passing so near it on our way back from Hoover Dam to Las Vegas, we decided to stop. It was dusk and we didn't see any sheep so the kids just played...More

1  Thank KLJNJ
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had read about Hemenway Way Park on Trip Advisor on our way to Hoover Dam. We stopped before going to the Dam about noon and no one at Park; no sheep to be found either. On leaving the Dam several hours later, we stopped...More

1  Thank nancyjdolan
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

If you have lived in Vegas for any length of time, you should have heard of the famous park in Boulder City that is home to quite a few Bighorn Sheep. That park is Hemenway Park. It's a nice little park but the main attraction...More

Thank DanielHarn
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This is an ordinary city park with tennis courts, a gazebo, picnic tables....oh, and herds of bighorn sheep. Yes, it's an unusual place. They come out of the hills, wander through the neighborhoods, to sit on the cool grass in the shade of the trees...More

Thank mauiwolf
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This is an amazing stop for a visit to the area. Big Horn sheep come down from the mountains to graze, and you can get pretty close to them. Amazing animals.

Thank William G
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Hemenway Park is a gem! Great view of Lake Mead in the background, big horn mountain sheep in the foreground.

Thank UncleDevoShamus
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Small quite park. The big horn sheep come down and find shade in this park. Enjoy views of lake Meade and have a picnic.

Thank Joe G
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9 October 2017|
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Response from Gabe G | Reviewed this property |
We go quite often and as some people said, it depends on the weather. But the last time I was there we went during mid afternoon and apparently the heard had wandered away. We drove around the block to see if we could spot... More
1 June 2017|
Response from BCRON | Reviewed this property |
I believe you do it through parks and recreation department.