Government Wash Dispersed Camping

Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Write a Review
Government Wash Rd. Boulder City, NV 89005 702-293-8990 Official Website

GPS: 36.1309, -114.8369

  • Overview
  • Q&A
  • Cell Service
  • Reviews (71)
  • Amenities

Overview of Government Wash Dispersed Camping

Entrance fee into Lake Mead National Recreation Area applies. Visitors can purchase a 7-day or annual pass.

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads. Learn more: Boondocking 101.

Pad Type dirt

Elevation 1,213 ft / 369 m

Max Stay 15

Tent Camping Yes

View Map
portable computer displaying map of camping locations
mobile device showing map of camping locations
Roadpass Pro
Signup for Roadpass Pro to get premium access to all of these great road travel apps.
Unlock pro campendium features
Ad Free Experience
Cell Service Overlays & Reports
Public Land Map Overlays
Trail Maps
Filter by Elevation
Pro icon Join Roadpass Pro

Q&A - Ask the Community about Government Wash Dispersed Camping

To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 702-293-8990

nicdom13 asked on 3/25/2021

It says it's free, but then it says permit required. Can anyone shed some light on this?

See 5 Answers

Flyswadder asked on 5/29/2023

Where's the potable water in the rec area. Lots of folks say they have it, none say where.

See 5 Answers

Reviews of Government Wash Dispersed Camping 71 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Site Quality

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/5G
Confirmed by 41 Users
Last reported 4/17/2023
AT&T 4G/5G
Confirmed by 24 Users
Last reported 4/16/2023
T-Mobile 4G/5G
Confirmed by 17 Users
Last reported 4/9/2023

Contact us to update this listing.


  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
  • fishing
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • big rig
  • pull thru
  • restrooms: flush
  • trash
  • pets
LNT _Proud Partner-Charcoal Created with Sketch.


8 Mile Road Dispersed Camping

Beautiful Views

- Karina

Las Vegas Bay RV Dump Station

Free and quiet, slow fresh

- abiteccentric

Las Vegas Bay Campground

Great Camping

- Uke4Jesus

Crawdad Cove Dispersed Camping

Be careful and scout this one for sure if pulling camper!

- Travis

Boxcar Cove Dispersed Camping

The weekend is A Nightmare

- christie

Callville Bay Campground

Nice Campground With Plenty Of Space

- camper-673115

Group 2 Created with Sketch.
Back to Top