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ATV Tour of Lake Mead and Colorado River from Las Vegas

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Spend the first half of your day riding through the Lake Mead National Recreation Area on this ATV tour from Las Vegas. Learn the history of Lake Mead, Colorado River, Hoover Dam and the mines of Eldorado Canyon. Stop at the Colorado River for a photo opportunity and a splash in the water in the summer months. Round-trip transportation and lunch are included.
  • Ride an ATV at Lake Mead National Recreation Area outside Las Vegas
  • An activity-packed tour ideal for first-time visitors
  • All equipment—helmet, gloves, and goggles—are provided
  • Hassle-free round-trip transport from select Las Vegas hotels
What to Expect
Your tour starts with pickup from select Las Vegas hotels in an air-conditioned coach and a short drive to the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. After a safety briefing, hop on your ATV and take off along rugged desert trails. You’ll pass by Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, and the Eldorado Canyon mines, and get an firsthand look at the park’s natural beauty. Midway through the tour, cool off with a splash in the Colorado River and then ride back to your original departure point and chow down on burgers and fries. On the drive back to Las Vegas, you'll have time for a brief stop at the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge. Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of Hoover Dam and the Colorado River from the top of the bypass bridge. Then end your tour with hotel drop-off in Las Vegas.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will call you the day before your reservation to confirm your exact pick up time and location.
Departure Time
7:00 AM
6h 30m
  • Use of helmet, goggles, and gloves
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Driver/guide
  • Walk the Hoover Dam Bridge for 15-minute photo opportunity
  • Guided ATV tour
  • Opportunity to swim in the Colorado River
  • Lunch (burger, fries and soft drink)
  • Bottled water
  • All taxes and fees
  • Entry/Admission - Hoover Dam
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Mead National Recreation Area
  • Entry/Admission - Colorado River
  • Entry/Admission - Las Vegas ATVs
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 18 years. Riders age of 6 to 18 years must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian
  • The minimum age to participate in this adventure is 6 years old. Children under the age of 6 years old are not permitted on tour.
  • Closed-toe shoes are required
  • This tour does involve a short amount of hiking, walking and swimming.
  • This is not recommended for those on any medication or who have a medical condition
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Photo ID such as a drivers license or passport is required
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On Friday August 30 I went to exotic racing and raced a Porsche Cayman for about the same price of this ATV tour, which I did on September 2nd. As friggin awesome as that racing experience was for the first time, if I had to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank DonovanPie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some of the most fun I've ever had Request Steve he will make the trip 1000× better. Happy I went and would do it again

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Honeybadgerhawk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Andrew was our tour guide. He was super informative & definitely made me and my friends feel very safe and comfortable, as well as the other gentlemen that followed behind on our ATV ride. What a great way to see and experience the desert. The...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Maddieko94
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Andrew our tour guide was absolutely amazing, Went above and beyond in everything he did. However it’s a shame I can’t say this for the other worker who came out on the tour with us named Jeremy, he ruined the whole trip, screaming and swearing...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Katie W
Reviewed 17 August 2019

Our guide Andrew picked us up on time, was a very good guide and was very helpful. The tour itself was very fun as I got a free upgrade to a razor as the buggies were unavailable and the monster truck was also very enjoyable...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Luke R
Pamela C, Manager at Las Vegas ATVs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Luke! Thank you for choosing Las Vegas ATVs and taking the time to leave us a 5 Star TripAdvisor review! We strive to provide a safe and fun adventure for our guests and we're so excited to know that you had such a memorable...More

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