Lake Mead, unassuming, quiet - the location contradictory to what is just 'over the hill' - 'Crazy Vegas'! This camp spot proved to be just what we needed as we explored the beginnings of our West Coast adventure. Here you can boat, hike, cycle, camp and fish - it's true, it's gotta be America’s most diverse national recreation area. The landscapes are framed by brilliant blue waters, and the year-round playground spreads across 1.5 million acres of mountains, canyons, valleys and two vast lakes. Hoover Dam - NEXT!