# Nevada history
Entering Nevada's First State Park Valley of Fire
Valley of Fire State Park is located only a short distance outside of Las Vegas, Nevada and boasts the title of the first state park of Nevada. Throughout the years it has become known for first class hiking and climbing. For others they travel here for the history of the park which can be found at numerous stops and vantage points.
What To Know Before Going To The Hoover Dam
When visiting the Hoover Dam there are many unique and interesting pieces of information you can learn. From the history of the dam to the pop culture impact it now has the dam offers many unique offerings. But to those visiting for the first time it is easy to get overwhelmed by the sheer size alone. Today we will be discussing the things you should know before visiting.