National Park Service
U.S. Department of the Interior
LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA News Release
For Immediate Release: October 23, 2014
Release No.: 2014-85
LAKE MEAD RV VILLAGE NAMED A TOP SCENIC RV PARK FOR 2014
BOULDER CITY, Nevada – Lake Mead RV Village has been named one of the most scenic RV parks in America and the most scenic in Nevada.
Editors and consultants of the Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory selected the nation’s top eight scenic RV parks from a database of 8,000 private parks, looking for parks with landscaping that rivaled the stellar landscapes of surrounding areas.
“Many RV parks serve as jumping off points to scenic excursion. At Lake Mead Village on the shores of sprawling Lake Mead in Southern Nevada, guests can go on sightseeing tours or hike nearby trails to take in some of the spectacular surrounding scenery,” said Ann Emerson, vice president and publisher, Good Sam RV Travel Guide.
Just minutes from Las Vegas, Lake Mead RV Village offers 115 back-in, pull-through and lake view sites with power, water, sewer, cable TV, picnic tables and fire rings. The RV park also offers 24-hour laundry facilities, restrooms and a dump station. Most sites also have Wi-Fi.
"For our visitors, the beauty and outdoor recreation options surrounding Lake Mead RV Village are no secret," said Rod Taylor, regional vice president, Forever Resorts, which operates the RV park. "We're grateful for this recognition and – to all who like boating, fishing and hiking against a backdrop of majestic desert scenery – we look forward to seeing you here soon."
Along with a Bocce ball court, horseshoe pits and picnic areas, Lake Mead RV Village is walking distance to Boulder Beach and the River Mountains Loop Trail. Launch ramps and the Hoover Dam are also nearby.
Lake Mead RV Village has two meeting rooms for group activities with indoor seating and a deck with views of the lake. The on-site store sells firewood, groceries and RV supplies.
The other top scenic RV parks named by Good Sam include Eagle's Rest RV Park & Cabins in Valdez, Alaska; Indian Waters RV Resort & Cottages in Indio, California; Oak Creek RV Resort in El Cajon, California; Santa Nella RV Park in Santa Nella, California; Deer Creek Valley RV Park LLC in Topeka, Kansas; USA RV Park in Gallup, New Mexico; and Fort Tatham RV Park in Sylva, North Carolina.