Monthly Archives: November 2014

A Second Visit to the Bowl of Fire

Boulder City, NV Last weekend we hiked into an area along Lake Mead called the Bowl of Fire.  We had a great time exploring the area with two other couples: Leigh & Brian and Becky & Andrew.  But this is … Continue reading

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River Mountain Trail

Boulder City, NV Just behind the park where we are staying in Boulder City is a mountainous area known as Bootleg Canyon.  The area is full of mountain bike and hiking trails.  One of the hiking trails is called the … Continue reading

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Group Hike in the Bowl of Fire

Boulder, NV Last month while we were in Utah Lake State Park near Provo we had the opportunity to meet up with Brian and Leigh of Aluminarium.   When we learned that they were camping in an area near Lake … Continue reading

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Fortification Hill Hike

Boulder City, NV One of the hikes recommended to us in the Lake Mead area is to Fortification Hill, on the Arizona side of the lake near Hoover Dam.  The hike is not long (four miles round trip) but has … Continue reading

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Hoover Dam

Boulder City, NV Since we are only eight miles from one of the greatest dams in the world, we thought maybe we should take a day to visit the Hoover Dam.  So one day we parked the Jeep in a parking … Continue reading

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