Big Bend of the Colorado State Recreation Area

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Coordinates: 35°6′38″N 114°38′35″W / 35.11056°N 114.64306°W / 35.11056; -114.64306
Big Bend of the Colorado State Recreation Area
Nevada State Park
Country  United States
State  Nevada
County Clark
Location Laughlin
 - coordinates 35°6′38″N 114°38′35″W / 35.11056°N 114.64306°W / 35.11056; -114.64306
Founded 1996
Management Nevada Division of State Parks
Location of Big Bend of the Colorado State Recreation Area in Nevada

Big Bend of the Colorado State Recreation Area is a state park unit of Nevada, USA, on the Colorado River in southern Clark County. It was created in 1996, a newer state park, in the Southern Nevada Region in the Nevada State Parks system.

Geography[edit]

Big Bend of the Colorado State Recreation Area is located in the Lower Colorado River Valley, just south of the town of Laughlin.

Recreation[edit]

The recreation area, located directly across the Colorado River from Bullhead City, Arizona, offers camping, fishing, picnicking and a boat launch. Four miles of developed trails were opened in 2009.

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