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Fishing and Boating on Lake Mead

Fishing and Boating on Lake Mead

March 11, 2014
The fishing and boating season on Lake Mead is great. Echo Bay launch ramp is open and the North Shore Inn at Lake Mead is the closest hotel to launch your boat. Fishing in the Overton arm for Striper has been fantastic.
Winter Photography in the Valley of Fire

Winter Photography in the Valley of Fire

January 06, 2014
Winter is a great time to Photograph the Valley of Fire State Park!
2013 Valley of Fire Marathon

2013 Valley of Fire Marathon

November 06, 2013

The 2013 Valley of Fire Marathon will be held November 16, 2013. Pictured is Markus Lehr, 3 time winner of the Valley of Fire Marathon.

“The Valley of Fire Marathon in southeastern Nevada may be the most beautiful marathon in America – perhaps in the world… This race certainly goes on your short list of most-unforgettable marathons.” -Marathon & Beyond Magazine, July-August 2011

Lake Mead is Open!

Lake Mead is Open!

October 17, 2013
The North Shore Inn at Lake Mead is happy to announce that the Lake Mead road and Echo Bay launch ramp is open after the Government shutdown.
Valley of Fire State Park is Open!

Valley of Fire State Park is Open!

October 01, 2013
The Northshore Road to Valley of Fire State Park is open. Stay at the North Shore Inn at Lake Mead Hotel and enjoy hiking through the scenic Valley of Fire State Park. The Government may be shut down along with the National Parks, but the Valley of Fire State Park is still open to the public and accessible from the hotel.
4X4 Mud Racing

4X4 Mud Racing

September 10, 2013
4X4 Mud Racing Event coming to the Moapa Valley Saturday September 28, 2013.
Common Crane is spotted in Overton, NV

Common Crane is spotted in Overton, NV

January 21, 2013
Rare sighting of the Common Crane is spotted on 01/28/13 in Overton, NV The Common Crane from Europe has been spotted at the Wild Life Refuge in Overton NV. While the Common Crane is known well in Europe and Asia, it is exciting to see this bird in the United States. Bird watchers and Biologists are coming to Overton to hopefully see this rare bird for themselves.
Bird Watching in Southern Nevada

Bird Watching in Southern Nevada

November 29, 2012
Non-game wildlife on Overton Wildlife Management Area is represented by a myriad of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and fish. The Colorado River system serves as a corridor for many species of birds migrating from nesting grounds to wintering areas as far south as Central and South America. The lower Colorado system is rich with avian life and provides easy travel routes and the necessary cover, food and water. A variety of wading birds frequent the OWMA which is an important stopover during fall and spring migrations.
Valley of Fire Marathon 2012

Valley of Fire Marathon 2012

October 25, 2012

The 2012 Valley of Fire Marathon also known as the aMAYZing Race, will be held Saturday November 17th. Pictured is Markus Lehr, 3 time winner of the Valley of Fire Marathon.

Summer Boating on Lake Mead

Summer Boating on Lake Mead

July 03, 2012
The summer boating on Lake Mead is incredible right now. Lake Mead levels are still up from a year ago.
Hot Breakfast

Hot Breakfast

July 02, 2012
Hot breakfast is included for every room booked.
Annular Eclipse Pictures

Annular Eclipse Pictures

May 24, 2012
Stephen McCann took pictures of the Annular Eclipse at the North Shore Inn at Lake Mead.
Valley of Fire Photography

Valley of Fire Photography

April 08, 2012
Now is the time for great Valley of Fire photos.
Atlatl Contest in Valley of Fire

Atlatl Contest in Valley of Fire

March 22, 2012
World Atlatl Association 21st Annual Contest at Valley of Fire State Park on March 30 – April 1
Boating on Lake Mead

Boating on Lake Mead

February 01, 2012

The spring boating season on Lake Mead is looking great. The water level continues to rise and is currently at 1122 ft elevation. This is up around 40 feet from the levels 1 year ago. The increase in Lake Mead water level is good news for both fishing and recreational boating. Echo Bay is still the place to launch and the North Shore Inn is the closest hotel with great boat parking including hook ups for those that need them.

Recent Snowstorms Restore Hope To Lake Mead Levels

Recent Snowstorms Restore Hope To Lake Mead Levels

February 01, 2012

By Mike Donahue

Moapa Valley Progress

Several ferocious storms that pounded the upper tier of the nation recently doubled the snowpack high in the upper Colorado River Basin considerably brightening the poor water picture for Lake Mead this year.

The Lost City Museum Art Show

The Lost City Museum Art Show

January 31, 2012
The Lost City Museum will feature the Moapa Valley Art Guild in the museum gallery February and March 2012. There will be some beautiful art, gourds, paintings and watercolors.
Valley of Fire Marathon

Valley of Fire Marathon

November 09, 2011

The 2011 Valley of Fire Marathon also known as the aMAYZing Race, will be held Sunday November 20th. The aMAYZing Race is in celebration of Hailey Mayz Vassilaros and to befefit the Hailey Mayz Foundation. The North Shore Inn at Lake Mead is located 8 miles from the entrance of the Valley of Fire and is the closest hotel to the start of the marathon. The North Shore Inn at Lake Mead welcomes the participants of the Valley of Fire Marathon and applauds its contribution to the Haley Mayz Foundation through The aMAYZing Race.

Hump N Bump 2011

Hump N Bump 2011

November 01, 2011

The Vegas Valley 4-Wheelers held their annual Hump-N-Bump November 4th and 5th on the Logandale Trails. The Logandale trails are located just 5 miles from the North Shore Inn at Lake Mead Hotel. The Hump-N-Bump is the oldest and largest event of its type in Southern Nevada.

New Signage

New Signage

September 08, 2011

The North Shore Inn at Lake Mead Hotel added the newly designed state lodging sign for their hotel on Interstate 15 at the Overton Exit in September 2011. The state sign will increase traffic into the area and be an asset for all the businesses on the north end of Lake Mead. The exit 93 off of I-15 is the gateway to Lake Mead and the beautiful scenic drive along Highway 169 Lake Mead to Hoover Dam.

North Shore Inn at Lake Mead Grand Opening!

North Shore Inn at Lake Mead Grand Opening!

March 03, 2011

The North Shore Inn at Lake Mead opened its doors again with new owners Chris and Deborah Wiggins in March 2011. The former Best Western North Shore Inn has gone under a much needed transformation with new owners in charge.