LAS VEGAS -- The National Park Service is offering some unique opportunities to get better acquainted with Lake Mead next week.
It's National Park Week April 19 - 27 and the theme is "Go Wild!" which encourages visitors to discover the different wildlife and rich history of the park. Listed below are the planned events for the week.
Saturday - April 19 - Bluffs Trail Guided Hike
Take a short, guided hike on one of Lake Mead's most scenic trails to learn the importance of protecting natural places for animals that live in the Mojave Desert. This is a 4-mile hike. For reservations and more information, call (702)293-8990.
Tuesday - April 22 - Sketch Class
Renowned botanical illustrator, Donald Davidson, is offering a beginner's sketch class. Learn how to draw and further understand the delicate Mojave Desert plants. For more information and registration, call (702)293-8990.