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Hemenway Park

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401 Ville Drive, Boulder City, NV 89005
+1 702-293-9256
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“big horn sheep” (36 reviews)
“wild animals” (10 reviews)
“lake mead” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LOCATION
401 Ville Drive, Boulder City, NV 89005
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+1 702-293-9256
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"big horn sheep"
in 36 reviews
"wild animals"
in 10 reviews
"lake mead"
in 16 reviews
"mountain sheep"
in 7 reviews
"hoover dam"
in 10 reviews
"large herd"
in 2 reviews
"great photo opportunity"
in 2 reviews
"picnic area"
in 2 reviews
"the main attraction"
in 2 reviews
"black canyon"
in 2 reviews
"tour bus"
in 2 reviews
"take photos"
in 3 reviews
"all ages"
in 3 reviews
"rams"
in 10 reviews
"playground"
in 9 reviews
"bighorn"
in 36 reviews
"neighborhoods"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An enjoyable lunch watching long horned sheep graze. Clean facilities and challenging walking paths.

Thank lilsis404
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had read about the Big Horn Sheep and the possibility of seeing them while visiting Southern Nevada had me anticipating the opportunity...We drove in at the absolute PERFECT time and saw so many casually grazing on the green park grass. This was by far,...More

2  Thank e s
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

You can go to the Hoover Dam to try to catch a glimpse. You can do the Black Canyon Raft Trip to try to catch some on the side of River...If disappointed not seeing any...STOP AT THIS PARK ON WAY OUT OF BOULDER CITY!!!! They...More

Thank CA R
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

OK, I live about a block away. Nice Park, Great Easter Sunrise Service there - free donuts. The sheep arrive in May, nearest I can tell is when it hits 100 degrees, and they leave in January. The items I've heard about the herds is...More

1  Thank Jeannet1957
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Nice park but the best feature of all is seeing the group of Bighorns that frequent the park. Great photo opportunity

Thank Michelle B
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

My favorite part of traveling to Las Vegas from Arizona is spotting the bighorn sheep in Boulder City. When we traveled in February, we saw a nice group of ewes grazing in this nice park, which is why this review received an "excellent"!

Thank KELittle
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We arrived around 11AM on Dec 19. The desert bighorn sheep were out and about. We enjoyed watching them for about an hour and a bit. They finally wandered out of the park. This is definitely worth it “IF” the sheep are out. Its a...More

1  Thank Todd F
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

My wife has always wanted to spot one of these sheep, preferably in a more wild setting but she still loves to see them whenever she can, each time we drive through a desert environment she is always hopeful to spot one of these animals....More

3  Thank 10ringtraveler
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

So cool to stop and see the sheep grazing at this kids park. Our tour guide stopped here on the way back from the Hoover Dam and we saw at least 35 of them! Must see.

1  Thank sdonges
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Hemenway Park, is a wonderful, small park in Boulder City, NV It has a large herd of Big Horn Sheep that hang out in the park and graze on the grass. There are picnic tables where families come to eat and play and watch the...More

3  Thank missbird2000
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jmdCharlotte
9 October 2017|
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Response from missbird2000 | Reviewed this property |
The sheep are wild animals. They hang out at the park most days during the spring, summer and early fall. Then they return to the hills for the winter and have their young. When the youngsters are old enough they return to... More
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