Hoover Dam

91 Years Ago Today

On this day, 91 years ago today, July 30, 1930, President Herbert Hoover officially authorized the immediate start of construction of Hoover Dam in Black canyon. A 35 miles jaunt outside of what was then, [more…]

Hoover Dam is Not Open

Is Hoover Dam Open for Tours?

[arve url=”https://youtu.be/MOxXbkRT9Bk” title=”Are we able to visit the hoover dam during the shutdown?” description=”Is the Hoover Dam open for tourists?” /]   Last Thursday, the beginning of the panic in Las Vegas, I decided to [more…]

The Vegas Tourist loves the new Hoover Dam Bridge

That Dam Bridge

Sometimes its the strangest things that can get us excited.  For many of us in Las Vegas, it’s the opening of a bridge. Yes, a bridge.  On October 16, the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge ( Mike [more…]