Black Mesa

Black Mesa is located in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area and has great views of Lake Mead, Sheep Mountain Range, Mt. Charleston, Muddy Mountains and Callville Bay. Black Mesa is made up of black volcanic rock, there is no trail. Park at mile 10.5 on Northshore Road.

Lake Mead is the largest reservoir in the United States. It is located on the Colorado River about 30 miles southeast of Las Vegas, Nevada, in the states of Nevada and Arizona. Formed by water impounded by Hoover Dam, Lake Mead extends 112 miles behind the dam, holding approximately 28.5 million acre feet of water, making it one of the largest-capacity reservoirs in the Northern Hemisphere. Lake Mead, with its 550 miles of shoreline, is the focal point of Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

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