Las Vegas recreation

Top 10 natural spots in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is far more than legalized gambling and hardcore partying. There is a natural side to the city and surrounding areas that is often overshadowed by the shimmering neon. Remarkable greenery, unique hiking grounds, ski slopes, lake activities and even one of the seven natural wonders of the world…

Ten must-do thrill rides in Vegas

We’re sure you’ve come to Vegas to have a wild and crazy time, but you haven’t experienced anything until you’ve tried a thrill ride in Vegas. Take a look at our top picks and get ready to have some serious fun – these rides are sure to knock your socks…

Celebrate Dad in a Vegas trip to remember

With Father’s Day coming up, show dad you love him with these fun-filled ideas. With all the creative activities Las Vegas has in store for him, fishing trips, backyard barbecues and watching sports can wait. Adventure Dad If you and your dad like to live in the fast lane, then…

Guns galore: Shooting it up in Vegas

It’s one thing to watch killer gun scenes in movies like “Scarface” or play “Call of Duty” on your video game console. But it’s a completely different experience to hold the firearm in your hands and feel the impact from shooting in person. For the first time in 30 years, I…

Fun in the sun: Vegas’ top recreation spots

When you think of the nature side of Las Vegas, desert, palm trees and empty rocky lots probably come to mind. But there is more beauty to the area than that. Whether you’re willing to drive only half an hour or don’t mind driving for two, you’re that close to remarkable…

On a roll

Cycling event returns to the streets of Las Vegas By Renée LiButti VEGAS.com The recent arrival of fall means Las Vegas’ oppressive heat is waning. So it’s no coincidence that the city’s biggest bike ride is taking place this weekend. The fourth annual Viva Bike Vegas gets into gear Oct.…