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Hemenway Park

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Address: 401 Ville Drive, Boulder City, NV 89005
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07:00 - 18:00
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Love this park with friends and family

We love to bike and sometimes drive to this park. Great View of the lake and enjoy watching big horn sheep. Great stop for kids in every ages....

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Noi C
Henderson, Nevada
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Henderson, Nevada
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84 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love to bike and sometimes drive to this park. Great View of the lake and enjoy watching big horn sheep. Great stop for kids in every ages....

Thank Noi C
Boulder City, Nv
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321 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped by the other day with my grandson. He loves playing on the gym equipment. It offers a fantastic view of the lake. I fact a lot of people have their weddings here. The sheep have been here most of the year. All we ask is that you limit your watching at the park and not drive around the neighborhoods... More 

1 Thank BCRON
Las Vegas, Nevada
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117 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This is the place to go to see bighorn sheep. They like to hang out in the grassy area near the kiddie slides, although sometimes a few are munching the grass right on the side of Highway 93. If you've never seen the herd, the few minutes you'd go out of your way is worth the chance of seeing them.... More 

3 Thank DiscerningOnes
Oakland Park, Florida
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33 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

If you build a city, you would think wildlife would take the hint. But in Boulder City, the bighorn sheep know where the best grass is. Morning and evening shows daily. Don't get close, but you won't see this at most attractions.

1 Thank Ann C
Mandeville, Louisiana
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158 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Just before getting to Lake Vegas (great view of lake from here) there is a neighborhood where the mountain rams come down from the mountain and munch on the residents' landscaping. They LOVE the berries on the china berry trees. They just roam around - all over the place. Interesting and fun to see. Quick 10 minute side trip.

Thank SerenaWL
Niceville, Florida
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41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I was recently on a visit to Las Vegas. We were on a group tour to Hoover Dam. On our way back our bus driver took us by Hemenway Park to possibly view the bighorn sheep. We did not see them; however our bus driver related a tall tail to us. It seems that monthly during certain months, the bighorn... More 

Thank thirdwiley
Flagstaff, Arizona
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80 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Sometimes, you have one of those magical experiences. This morning, just after dawn, I took a short hike from our hotel in Boulder City, NV, with a friend - we were photo hunting Bighorn Sheep! They live in the hills above Lake Mead, but, early in the morning, they often come down from the hills to graze on the lush... More 

3 Thank Paul B
Boulder City, Nevada
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16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

It's not 100% that they will be here, but if they are you are in for a treat. Wild animals co-existing in a pretty park with kids on swings and picnicking families. Who knew? Amazing photo ops.

1 Thank KathyW_11
Geelong, Australia
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160 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Perfect location to stop off on the way back to Vegas. We stopped and sat around, watching the bighorn sheep graze around the park. Would be a great spot for a lovely picnic lunch as there is shade and tables available.

Thank Mel_Cat75
Las Vegas
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Came here with a friend, stayed about an hour and just relaxed in the grass. It was fun. We saw a bunch of rams. If you get too close they will walk away, but I managed to get like within 10 feet of them and take some pictures to show friends on facebook.

2 Thank sarahrey09

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