Boulder City Travel Guide

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Boulder City Overview

Boulder City (NV) is a large town about 20 miles south of Las Vegas, NV, with population of about 15,000. Boulder City began as a town that housed workers building the Hoover Dam from about 1930 to 1940. It is the largest city in Nevada, with a total land area of more than 200 square miles.

Boulder City's major attraction is the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. It has one major travel arterial: US 93, that runs east and west through the town.

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