Hiding out just 24 miles east of the Las Vegas Strip, Lake Mead boasts brilliant blue waters, a striking desert landscape, and some of the most glorious views in southern Nevada. If you love exploring the outdoors, then a trip to Lake Mead should already be on your bucket list….especially if you love basking in a classic Nevada sunset! Overlooking the lake’s shores, Sunset View Scenic Overlook is a great place to simply sit back and enjoy the view. It’s one of many overlooks at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, but you’ll have to experience it yourself to see if it’s the best one!
Have you visited Lake Mead National Recreation Area? There’s so much to explore in this giant natural wonderland, but the scenic overlooks are great for a quick outing that’s packed with beauty. Share your photos and experiences of this beautiful southern Nevada icon with us in the comments below!
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