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(photo credit: boatinglakemead.com)

Getaway Guru: One-Tank Trip to Lake Mead

Las Vegas is a bustling city with a lot of entertainment, but sometimes visitors and locals long for a quiet getaway not too far from home. Lake Mead’s nearby natural recreation area and scenic drive offer plenty of draw, especially because the whole trip takes less than a tank of gas. Explore a road trip loop that will take you by beautiful views, restaurants, shopping and outdoor recreation that heavily contrasts the electronic flash and facades that lure locals and visitors to Las Vegas.

08/18/2012

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