Park Info

Lake Mead Fun Facts

Created 1936
Park Acreage 1.5 million
Shoreline 550 miles
Time to fill the lake 6.5 years
Annual Visitors 9 million
Annual Rainfall 5.7"

Lake Mead National Recreation Area Park Info

Fees:
Vehicles & Motorcycle (covers all passengers) 1-7 days $20
Vehicle (covers all passengers) Annual Pass Calendar Year $40
Individual (bicycles, hikers) 1-7 days $10
Individual (motorcycle, bicycles, hikers) Annual Pass Calendar Year $40
Vessel 1-7 Days $16 first Vessel
Vessel Annul Pass Calendar Year $50 first Vessel
Please note that all National Park Passess and programs are available at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

Average Daily Temperatures:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day Air 60 68 73 82 92 102 108 106 99 85 68 58
Night Air 38 41 48 54 65 74 81 80 71 57 44 37
Water 54 54 55 57 68 72 80 84 78 70 63 58