"Hoover Dam: walking at the Dam part 2" Lake Mead and Hoover Dam Tip by machomikemd

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Part two of my Walking at Hoover Dam tips with more pictures.

Walking at Hoover Dam from Arizona Side to Nevada Side and Vice Versa is free unless you want to experience the inside of the hoover dam which has fees as listed here at my tips below. Walking at the dam is a wonderful experience as you would see part of Make Mead and the dam below. Parking is mostly free is you get the free parking slots at the Arizona side, however the visitor center at the Nevada Side Charges Parking fees and some of the Vista Sites at the Arizona Side also charges parking fees.

The Visitors Center:

OPERATING HOURS:

Parking Garage: Open 8:00 a.m. -- Close 6:00 p.m.,

Visitor Center: Open 9:00 a.m. -- Close 6:00 p.m. Tickets sold until 5:15 p.m. The Hoover Dam Visitor Center is open every day of the year except for Thanksgiving and Christmas.

ADMISSION FEES: Parking fee: $8.00 (cash only), Adults (Ages 17-61) $15.00, Seniors (62+) $12.00, Juniors (Ages 7-16) $8.00, U.S. Military and Dependents (Adults & Seniors) $12.00
Children (Ages 0-6) Free

Address: 30 miles southeast of Las Vegas on US Highway 93
Directions: 30 miles southeast of Las Vegas on US Highway 93 at the Nevada-Arizona border.
Phone: (866) 730-9097
Website: http://www.usbr.gov/lc/hooverdam

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