Lakes on the Colorado River

Splash into Summer

Houseboat on Lake Mead

If you are looking for places to stay cool in the desert this summer, consider a trip to one of the many recreational areas located along the Colorado River. Its 1400-mile shoreline is full of adventure, interesting geological features, breathtaking lakes and a spectacular variety of plants and animals.

lake Powell

When to go? The most popular time for Colorado River recreation begins Memorial Day weekend and continues through the summer, with record visitors on Independence Day and Labor Day weekends.


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Maps & Guide Books

Lake Mead Guide and Map
Lake Powell Lake Package

 

Lakes and Activities

 Nearby Hotels and Motels

Dams

Lake Powell

Web Cam

Page, AZ

Glen Canyon
Dam

Lake Mead

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Where to stay

Boating
Information

Hoover
Dam

 

Lake Mohave

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Where to stay
Laughlin, NV
Bullhead City, AZ

Davis
Dam

 Lake Havasu

Lake Havasu City

Parker Dam

 Lake Martinez 

Yuma, AZ

Laguna Dam
Imperial Dam

 

Water Levels & Temperature

 



 

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