Mead Davis Power Road

Total Miles
38.7

Elevation

1094.98 ft

Duration

Hours

Technical Rating

3

Easy

Best Time

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

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Trail Overview

Mead Davis Power Road is a rocky, dusty, sandy, rutted, washed-out road. Some sections require a short wheelbase high clearance vehicle, otherwise, its an easy road 4x4 is highly recommended. There is a chance for water crossings when in the rainy seasons and flash floods. The road runs through both Lake Mead National Recreation Area and the Bureau of Land Management Government Lands. This area is a limited-use area, and camping is only allowed in approved areas, offroad use is not allowed unless on a designated route. The road ends at a sign which says road closed, there is no water access, please turn around do not proceed past the sign.

Difficulty

Loose rock, some sections have technical obstacles that require high clearance 4x4. Loose sand in sections, the possibility for water crossing and mud. Advised not to do this road in bad weather, as you can find yourself in a flash flood.

Technical Rating

3