Lake Mead, stretching over almost 160,000 acres, is the setting for a day of kayaking fun that will take you to islands and offer opportunities for leisure hiking and swimming. Come enjoy an supremely pleasant day with a picnic lunch to keep you going.
What to Expect
Peaceful Lake Mead, the largest manmade lake in the U.S., is your playground on this kayaking tour that is light on stress and high on fun.
Cruise out to the Boulder Islands for a leisurely hike, search for shells on the beach, and cool off with a refreshing swim in crystal-clear waters. You will be sure to work up an appetite however easy you take it, so a picnic-style lunch is just the thing to top off your activities.
Lunch includes a sandwich, a piece of fruit, carrots, celery and ranch dip, and a homemade cookie.
Sandwich selections: Turkey and Cheddar, Ham and Cheddar, BLT, PB&J, Veggie wrap with humus and jack cheese and tomato/basil tortilla, Chicken Caesar Wrap - Caesar dressing served on the side, Chef Salad with meat cheese and egg.
Dressing choices: Greek, 100 isle, ranch, bleu cheese.
Sandwiches are served on wheat bread with lettuce, tomato and onion and include mayo and mustard on the side.
A professional guide will be at your side all day to offer assistance, tell you stories from local history and provide information about the construction of the Hoover Dam. So get ready for a beautiful, peaceful experience kayaking on Lake Mead.
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off from most Vegas hotels
- Kayak, safety gear and dry bag
- Professional guide
Know Before You Go
All you need to be sure to remember is a bathing suit in summer months, when the water temperatures are perfect for swimming. This trip is fine for all levels of kayakers, including those with no experience.