Things to do In North Las Vegas, Nevada

North Las Vegas is a city adjacent to Las Vegas.  They have a population, according to the 2017 census, of a little over two hundred thousand people.  It became a city in 1946 and is considered the fourth largest city in the state of Nevada.

It is said the average temperature is seventy-eight degrees, but you have to think of how they are averaging them.  In the summer it can get into the hundreds and in the winter, it can get in the forty’s.  It is amazing to be there in the summer and walk outside at two in the morning.  Because of the concrete and pavement, the temperature does not drop much during the night.

Bigelow Aerospace has their headquarters in North Las Vegas.  Many businesses in the high-tech industry are moving into North Las Vegas.  In addition to high-tech, companies like green technology and solar are also basing themselves in North Las Vegas.

There are over thirty-five neighborhoods with regional and community parks.  They offer trails and bikeways in their master plan.

North Las Vegas Nature ParkMy friends as Grease Magic suggested I visit one of the most unique parks is the Nature Discovery Park.  They have walks and pathways, an adventure playground, tennis and volleyball courts as well as multi-story play equipment.  There are soccer fields and picnic sites with gazebos as well as an amphitheater.  Their man make lake and waterfall is a popular draw.