Hoover Dam And Lake Mead
| Bonanza Air Lines
A spectacular view of the world's highest dam with Fortification Mountain in the background. This mighty wedge of concrete at the throat of Black Canyon now harnesses the once, treacherous Colorado River and forms the world's largest man-made lake. Dam's height 727 ft. above bed rock. crest 1,244 ft. and 650 ft. thick at the base.