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Every successful adventure starts with good planning. Use this page to research the many different opportunities Southern Nevada has to offer the outdoor explorer.

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National Public Lands Day!

August 2, 2016 / 0 Comments
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Along with free admission into any National Park, join rangers at Lake Mead National Recreation Area for a litter cleanup Sept. 24. The first 100 volunteers will receive a National Public Land’s Day coupon that will give them one-time free access to a public land on a different date. The cleanup will be focusing on […]

Astronomy Meteor Shower Program

August 2, 2016 / 0 Comments
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Located just 30 minutes from the bright city lights of Las Vegas, Lake Mead is a quick getaway where people can explore the night sky. Visit Lake Mead National Recreation Area during the Perseid Meteor Shower to see 60 to 100 meteor showers in one hour. The Lake Mead Institute will provide telescopes.

Latino Conservation Week

June 29, 2016 / 0 Comments
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Join Lake Mead National Recreation Area July 16th-24th for Latino Conservation Week! Around 50 Latino youth from the City of Las Vegas will participate in a service project at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Latino Conservation Week is an opportunity for community-based organizations; churches; local, state and national parks; and agencies to plan events for […]