Las Vegas today is more than just a tourist destination. Las Vegas is becoming popular for tourists as a hub. People like to come here not just for gambling and entertainment, but for further explorations and adventures. What I mean is that you can come to Las Vegas. Make this your base camp. Then go exploring. Think about it. You get to come here, stay in a first-rate … [Read more...] about What National Parks are Open Around Las Vegas?
Death Valley National Park sits in the State of California and is following the guidelines for reopening set by that state. Currently, they are entering into phase 3.1. and that means the limited opening of public facilities. Death Valley National Park begins to reopen this weekend. Beginning Friday, June 12th! Day use areas along CA Hwy 190 including Zabriskie Point … [Read more...] about Death Valley Begins to Reopen
Its summer in Las Vegas. That means it's going to be hot outside. Real Hot! If you plan to walk the Las Vegas Strip or take a hike in one of our National Parks in this heat, it's important to know what color your pee is. Seriously. I'm betting you are wondering why I said that. Glad you asked... The color of your urine will tell you (or the rescuers) just how dehydrated … [Read more...] about Why You Need to Know What Color Your Pee Is
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v8ZdqouKcR4 With all the recent media talk about the lack of water in Lake Mead, I thought it was time to go talk to someone about Lake Mead and let people know the other side of the story about the big lake we created when we built Hoover Dam. Why is it there? is it a National Park? Why was it needing protection and what can tourists do out … [Read more...] about Talking with a Park Ranger About Lake Mead [Video]