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Tourist Information in Boulder City

Hoover Dam Parking Garage & Visitor Center

Highly recommended guided tours of Hoover Dam begin here. Visitors can either take the 30-minute Power Plant tour (adult/child $15/12) or the more in-depth, one-hour Hoover Dam tour. On both tours, an elevator takes…
Tourist Information in Red Rock Canyon

Red Rock Canyon Visitor Center

Near the start of the scenic loop drive, stop here for natural-history exhibits and information on hiking trails, rock-climbing routes and 4WD routes. Red Rock Canyon Interpretive Association operates the nonprofit …
Tourist Information in Southern Nevada

Desert NWR Visitor Center

This visitor center within the Desert National Wildlife Refuge is adjacent to a lush area of reeds, trees, springs and a creek. The modern facility is filled with dioramas on the area's geology and ecology, and the …
Tourist Information in Red Rock Canyon

Red Rock Canyon Interpretive Association

Operates a nonprofit bookstore and gift shop at the visitor center that sells natural-history and outdoor-activity guides. Go online to check schedules of interpretive programs, such as guided hikes, birding and wil…
Tourist Information in Southern Nevada

Valley of Fire Visitor Center

Offers information on hiking, and excellent desert-life exhibits. It also sells books and maps, and has information about ranger-led activities like guided hikes and stargazing.
Tourist Information in Boulder City

Lake Mead Visitor Center

About 4 miles west of Hoover Dam. Excellent source of information on area recreation and desert life.
Tourist Information in Laughlin

Laughlin Visitor Center

Has area info and a basic map for the Colorado River Heritage Greenway Park and Trails.
Hospital in East of the Strip

Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center

Specialized children's trauma services available at a 24-hour emergency room.
Medical in East of the Strip

Planned Parenthood

Emergency contraception and HIV, STD and pregnancy-testing services.
Hospital in West of the Strip

University Medical Center

Southern Nevada's most advanced trauma center has a 24-hour ER.