Technically Lake Mead isn't exactly a lake; at 112 miles long and more than 530 feet deep, it's technically the largest reservoir in the United States. It is formed by the Colorado River and Hoover Dam. Lake Mead is located about 45 minutes southeast of Las Vegas. If you and your group is considering a trip to Lake Mead, forget driving, ride in comfort in one of our motorcoaches and enjoy the many amenities that are included on a charter bus trip. Our fleet offers a variety of transportation options from VIP coaches and luxury buses to mini buses. Enjoy the ride and the scenery as one of our experienced drivers takes you straight to the beautiful Lake Mead!
Lake Mead provides drinking and irrigation water to the residents of three states. Those states are Arizona, Nevada and California.
Being a large lake, of course it offers a variety of epic, high-energy recreation. Jet skiing, boating, sport fishing and sailing are just some of your options. If it happens on water, it's probably available on Lake Mead. The surrounding mountains also offer hiking and biking. Surprisingly, if you consider all of the recreation area it comprises 1.5 million acres of land and water!
There are also a variety of guided tours available so you can learn all about the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Another shocking fact that is often shared on these tours: Resorts on the Las Vegas Strip use about 4% of the lake's water every year!
No matter what you decide to do once you arrive, Windstar Lines will make sure you arrive with a smile on your face. Contact us today for your free quote! Learn more about Red Rock Canyon on their website.