Big Bend is situated on the shores of the Colorado River below Laughlin in Nevada’s southern tip. The park offers dramatic views of the river and surrounding mountains. Popular activities are picnicking, fishing, boating, camping, jet skiing, hiking and swimming. Facilities include a new 24-unit RV campground will full utility hookups, restrooms and RV dump station. The park is located five miles south of Laughlin on the Needles Highway. Winters are very mild, with temperatures rarely below freezing.