Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Photo: James Marvin Phelps, Neowise Lake Mead National Recreation Area, is the USA’s fifth most popular national park unit with more than 7 million visits a year. With the creation of what would be named Hoover Dam, Lake Mead was first established as the Boulder Dam Recreation Area in 1936, administrated by the National Park …

Nevada

Stamp Nevada (pronounced [ne- vae-da], with a short “a” as in apple) Nevada is a state of bold contrasts: bright cities and rural landscapes, extravagant gaming and a movement toward farmers’ markets, local culture, renewable energy and a green building ethos. For those passionate for parks, wilderness, Indigenous cultures, responsible travel, and great fun, Nevada …

Nevada Links

Nevada flag Links related to Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesMarijuana poised to overtake mining in state tax revenue – Nevada CurrentThis is the loneliest road in America – National GeographicClimate change in Nevada can be stopped with our helphttp://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/401162-battle-of-the-billionaires-drives-nevada-contesthttps://travelnevada.com/adventures/32994/16-stories-behind-the-real-native-nevadansNevada caves illuminate past climate, future challenges in the Southwest – @MatthewLachniet @danielrothbergDisappearing Wheeler Peak …

Death Valley National Park

Photo: Death Valley Death Valley National Park is located in California and Nevada east of the Sierra Nevada, occupying a transition zone between the Great Basin and Mojave deserts in the United States. Tupippuh Nummu means “Our Homeland” in the language of the Timbisha Shoshone, the native people of Death Valley. Timbisha is their name for the valley as well. The word ‘Timbisha’ refers …

Las Vegas Water Tour

Photo: Photo During 2020 Responsible Travel Week we are strolling and soundwalking our journey to the waterways of Las Vegas. Look for major updates to this page and links mentioned below. One of the most interesting case studies in water use, management, recreation and conservation … presenting headlines and resources for those interested in learning …

Wild Nevada

Photo: Great Basin NP Wilderness / wildlife / biodiversity fans, here is your guide to Wild Nevada, the public lands and the people committed to educating ourselves and taking meaningful actions. We take a deep dive into the 27 state parks, national parks, national monuments, proposed wilderness areas and more. Honor Spirit Mountain The proposed …

Las Vegas, Nevada

Photo: Skyline Publisher’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, local travel that doesn’t skip on the eating, drinking, gaming and entertaining. Check out personal faves, updated with readers’ and neighbors’ feedback. Las Vegas is one of the most storied cities in the world. A hospitality giant, it boasts a century of unprecedented and …

Henderson Hockey

Poster Henderson, Nevada – Spotlight on the 2020 State of the City address, particularly the news of a proposed hockey arena at the Henderson Pavilion. Preliminary plans call for replacing the pavilion with a new event center and ice hockey arena. The new venue will continue to host community events including graduations, concerts. The Pavilion …

Downtown Las Vegas

Photo: Stardust Downtown Las Vegas (commonly abbreviated as DTLV) is the central original gambling district and historic center of Las Vegas. Downtown is the heart of the city and one in the midst of a grand renewal. Hashtag: #DTLV Google Maps goo.gl/maps/eKRrkVUvZ15skZ26A Faves Favorite People and Places in Las Vegas Bike Share in Las Vegas …

Henderson Discovery Park

Photo Discovery Park Embedded Tweets Today’s walk pic.twitter.com/BXW5iV85aq — Ron Mader (@ronmader) March 9, 2018 Videos Nearby Cornerstone Park (Henderson, Nevada) Planeta.com Henderson, Nevada Henderson Links Las Vegas’ City Parks and Nearby Natural Wonders Las Vegas, Nevada City Parks Discover