Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Park (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Top National Parks Near Las Vegas

There are many national parks and recreation areas within shouting distance of Sin City with beautiful scenery, stunning rock formations, water and a vast variety of vegetation and wildlife, depending upon elevation.


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Skeletons Found At Lake Mead

Bones located in separate areas


Lake Mohave (National Park Service photo)

Body Recovered From Lake Mohave

Believed to be that of man missing for a week near Cottonwood Cove


Lake Mohave (National Park Service photo)

Another Swimmer Missing

Californian last seen Sunday at Lake Mohave


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Top Things To Do Labor Day Weekend In Las Vegas

Whether it’s camping or boating, a visit to a park, a barbecue, mini golf or horseback riding, everything is available for your leisure time fun when you are in the Valley during Labor Day weekend.


Boats on Lake Mead (photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Strong Storms Lead To Lake Rescues

70 distress calls as wind and rain strand boaters on open water


Lake Mohave (National Park Service photo)

Bullhead City Man Drowns At Lake Mohave

May have gone after runaway raft


(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Fatal Plane Crash At Lake Mead

Thursday night incident kills both occupants of two-seater near Echo Bay



Five Reasons To Visit Las Vegas This Summer

Gambling and drinking aren’t the only excitement you’ll find in Las Vegas. Adventure and thrills can be found all around Las Vegas this summer.


Irish Brownies

Top Family-Friendly Activities In Las Vegas For St. Patrick’s Day 2014

St. Patrick’s Day isn’t just corned beef and cabbage, green beer and carousing in a pub while ‘raising a pint.’ Las Vegas has numerous celebrations suitable for the youngest child as well as the seasoned adult.