Activities

 

Golf

CERBAT CLIFFS GOLF COURSE
Where: 1001 E. Gates, Kingman (turn south on Stockton Hill Road, off I-40 East, go 1 mile, turn right at Gates); Physical: 18 hole, par 72; 6500 yards; driving range; Fees: Seasonal, call for current fees; lessons, pull carts, club rentals; Food: Snacks and beverages; Open: Dawn to dusk; Info: 928-753-6593 or CerbatCliffsGolf.com.

CHAPARRAL COUNTRY CLUB
Where: 1260 Mohave Drive, Bullhead City; Physical: 18 holes, par 64 (4,800 yards); Fees: Seasonal, call for current fees, electric carts and pull carts, club rentals; Food: Restaurant, beverages; Open: Dawn to dusk; Info: 928-758-3939, opt. 3; or ChaparralGolf.com.

EL RIO GOLF CLUB
Where: 1 Paseo El Rio, Mohave Valley, Arizona; Physical: Designed by Dye Design Group, a Matt Dye signature course, 18 holes, par 72 (7,115 yards), driving range; Fees: Seasonal, call for current fees, all rates include cart, driving range, putting green; Food: Snack bar; Open: Dawn to dusk; Info: 928-768-ELRIO (3574) or visit ElRioGolf.com.

HUUKAN GOLF CLUB
Where: 5835 Desert Lakes Drive, off of Joy Lane, Ft. Mohave south of Bullhead City; Physical: 18-holes, par 72, 6,500 yds, rating of 70.5; Fees: Seasonal, call for current fees; Food: Sandwiches, snacks, beverages; Open: Dawn to dusk; Info: 928-330-1000 or MojaveGolf.com.

LAUGHLIN RANCH GOLF CLUB
Where: 1360 William Hardy Drive, Bullhead City (turn onto Laughlin Ranch Blvd. off the Bullhead Parkway, to William Hardy Drive, turn left); Physical: 18-hole, par 72, 7,297 yards from gold tees, rating 73+, championship course, driving range; Fees: Seasonal, call for current fees, all rates include cart, lessons available from PGA staff, shuttle service from most casinos; Amenities: Restaurant with bar, complete spa and gym; Open: Dawn to dusk, restaurant/bar open later (call for hours/reservations); Info: 928-754-1243 or 1-866-684-GOLF or LaughlinRanch.com.

LOS LAGOS GOLF CLUB
Where: 1.5 miles east of Highway 95 on Boundary Cone Road, Mohave Valley; Physical: 18-hole, par 72, 6,921 yards from blue tees, rating 71.5; 124 slope; driving range; lessons by PGA Pro JC Bacon; Fees: Fees are seasonal, call for current fees; all rates include a cart; Open: Dawn to dusk; Info: 928-768-7778; or LosLagosLinks.com.

MOJAVE RESORT GOLF CLUB
Where: 9905 Aha Macav Parkway (next to the Avi Hotel & Casino south of Laughlin off Needles Highway); Physical: 18 hole, par 72, 6,939 yards, rating of 73.2, championship course, driving range; Fees: Seasonal, call for current rates, all rates include cart, range balls, twilight rates available, lessons available from PGA staff; Food: Sandwiches, snacks, beverages; Open: Dawn to dusk; Info: 702-535-4653 or MojaveResortGolfClub.com.

RIVERS EDGE GOLF COURSE
Where: 144 Marina, Needles, California, turn left upon entering Needles just after crossing the Needles Bridge; Physical: 18-hole, par 71, 6,506 yards, rating 71.4, driving range and practice putting green; Fees: Seasonal, call for current fees, pull carts, club rentals; Food: 19th Hole Bar & Grill; Open: Dawn to dusk; Info: 760-326-3931; GolfNeedlesCA.com.

RIVERVIEW GOLF COURSE
Where: 2020 Ramar Road, Bullhead City, turn east on Ramar off Highway 95; Physical: 9-hole, par 27, 2,320 yards; Fees: Seasonal, call for current fees, pull and riding carts, club rentals available; Food: Soft drinks, snacks; Open: Dawn to dusk; Info: 928-763-9707, reservations please, email ProShop@RiverViewGolfResort.com.

VALLE VISTA GOLF COURSE
Where: 17 miles east of Kingman on old Highway 66 at 71 mile marker, 9686 Concho Drive, Kingman, Arizona; Physical: 18 hole, par 72, driving range; Fees: Seasonal, call for current fees, pull carts, club rentals, driving range; Food: Restaurant and full service bar; Open: Dawn to dusk; Info: 928-757-8744.

WILLOW SPRINGS GOLF COURSE
Where: Highway 95 and King Street, Mohave Valley south of Bullhead City; Physical: 9-hole, par 27; Fees: Seasonal, call for current fees; pull carts, club rentals available, driving range; Food: Snacks and beverages; Open: Sunrise to sunset; Info: 928-768-4414.

 

Bowling

RIVERSIDE LANES
Where: Second floor of Don Laughlin’s Riverside Resort and Casino; Physical: 34 lanes, snack shop, Hall of Fame bar, Kid Kastle and Laser Tag adjacent; Fees: Call for open bowling rates; Open: Sunday-Thursday (8 a.m.-midnight NV), Friday-Saturday (8 a.m.-2 a.m. NV); Info: 702-298-2535, 928-763-7070, 800-227-3849 ext. 5250.

STRIKE BOWLING ALLEY
Where: Lower floor of Laughlin River Lodge; Physical: Bowling alley, snack bar, pool, Gamer’s PC Alley and more; Fees: Call for open bowling rates; Open: 7 days a week (10 a.m.-midnight); Info: 702-298-2242.

 

Family Fun

LASER TAG
What/Where: Laser tag facility in the Riverside Resort in Kids Kastle adjacent to the bowling center; Fees: Call for rates; Open: Monday-Thursday (5 p.m.-10 p.m.), Friday (5 p.m.-midnight), Saturday (noon-midnight), Sunday (noon-10 p.m.); Info: 702-298-2535, 928-763-7070, 800-227-3849 ext. 5191.

SCOOTERS
What/Where: Miniature golf, batting cage, raceway and Jr. mini raceway with mini cars, arcade, food/beverages; 2750 Miracle Mile, Bullhead City; Fees/Info: Call 928-758-6212.

 

Land Tours

DESERT COUNTRY CRUISING to TOURS
What: Van service to a variety of popular sites: Grand Canyon West & The Skywalk, Oatman, Las Vegas 12 hour tour, Hoover Dam, Boulder City for lunch, Lake Havasu, pick-up at all Laughlin casinos, tours start at 10 a.m. Info: Call 928-278-9188 for prices and fees or more information.

LAUGHLIN TOURS
What/Where: 5 tours to choose from, including 3 Grand Canyon tours – Grand Canyon Journey to the Bottom; Grand Canyon National Park with Railway Option; Grand Canyon West with Skywalk, The Ranch & Grand Canyon; Oatman/RT66 Combo Tour; Wine Tasting, Distillery & Brewery Tour. All tours are fully guided, Laughlin hotel pickup, custom/private tours available. Fees: Vary by tour. Info: Reservations required, call 702-420-5345 or visit LaughlinTours.com.

OUI EXPERIENCE
What: One of a kind UTV adventure on a desert playground for adults. Race the outdoor track, learn to jump and drift, and drive up a 4,000 ft. mountain; Info: Call 763-218-8422; OUIExperience.com.

CHLORIDE GHOST TOURS
What: Paranormal tours in Choride, Ariz. Three tours to choose from: Secrets of the Chloride Cemetery walking tour, Chloride’s Haunted History walking tour, and an interactive Ghost Expedition; Fees: Vary by tour; Info: For more information, or to schedule a tour, visit ChlorideTourCompany.com.

 

Horse Riding

OATMAN STABLES
What/Where: These stables are located just on the outskirts of Oatman, Arizona; they offer one hour and two hour horseback rides; Fees: Vary with time and style of ride, call for current rates and times; Info: 928-234-7145.

 

Water Tours

THE CELEBRATION
What: 90 minute sightseeing, narrated river tour or two hour dinner cruise aboard a 112 passenger mock paddlewheeler with enclosed climate control and open seating, food and beverage service, docked at the Aquarius dock, cruises up to Laughlin Bridge, down river to below Harrah’s and return to dock; Fees: 90 minute scenic tour $12 adults, $6 children, free ages 3 and under. Dinner cruises on Wednesday-Monday (6 p.m.; 5 p.m. Nov., Jan.-March), reservations required. Dinner selections include prime rib, chicken marsala, Captain’s Catch of the Day, pasta tortellini or vegan ravioli. Tickets available at booth on Riverwalk near Aquarius dock. Info: 1-800-228-9825; 702-298-1047 or see LaughlinRiverTours.com.

DESERT WHIRLWIND FISHING TOURS
What: Guided fishing tours with launch points throughout Lake Mead National Recreation Area including from Katherine’s Landing on Lake Mohave; up to six passengers; Fees/Info: 928-715-3072; or DesertWhirlwind.com

LONDON BRIDGE JET BOAT
What: Round-trip six hour jet boat excursions from Laughlin to the Island Mall at the London Bridge in Lake Havasu City. Boats cruise at over 40 mph, cruise goes through beautiful Topock Gorge, two hour layover at the London Bridge. Boats are enclosed during colder weather. Tours depart from Harrah’s and Edgewater, check in is 9:30 a.m.; Fees: Adults $75; children (4-10) $55; call for schedules; Info: Reservations recommended, call 702-298-5498 or 888-505-3545, or visit JetBoatTour.com.

THE USS RIVERSIDE
What: Narrated tours of the river from the Riverside Resort dock, goes under the Laughlin Bridge (only such tour to do so) to the face of Davis Dam, back down river to just below Harrah’s and return to the dock. The USS Riverside is a 65 foot, 91 passenger vessel with enclosed seating and upper deck open canopy seating, full service bar and restrooms. Tours every two hours, Sunday-Friday (10:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m.), Saturday (10:30 a.m. through 8:30 p.m.). Tours approximately one hour 20 minutes; Fees: $12 adults, $6 children 3-12; free ages two and under, tickets available at office near docks; Info: 702-298-2535 ext. 5770, or 928-763-7070 ext. 5770, 1-800-227-3849 ext. 5770.

 

Kayaks/Canoes

DESERT RIVER KAYAKS
What: Self-guided kayak trips on the Colorado River and area lakes, also stand-up paddleboards and inner tube rentals. Open seven days a week, office located at 2472 Miracle Mile, Bullhead City; Fees: Vary with length of tour; Info: 928-763-3033, 1-888-KAYAK 33.

JERKWATER CANOE & KAYAK
What: Self-guided canoe trips of Topock Gorge/other areas of the Colorado River, open seven days a week; Fees: Varies with length of trip, guides available; Info: 1-800-421-7803.

NEEDLES KAYAK ADVENTURE
What: Self-guided kayak trips on the Colorado River; also Jet Ski and inner tube rentals. Open 7 days a week; located inside Needles Marina Resort, 100 Marina Drive, Needles, Calif.; Fees: Varies with length of trip, guides available; Info: 928-444-0837, NeedlesKayakAdventures.com.

 

Personal Watercraft

Personal watercraft rentals are seasonal with many of them closed for the winter months. Prices and amenities vary with each rental operator; operating instructions and safety video are usually part of the rental process; see casino docks or call numbers listed below for latest information

At the casinos:

AQUARIUS
Rocky River Adventure Center
702-299-1500 (at the Aquarius dock).

AVI RESORT & CASINO
Watercraft Adventures
702-535-5526; or ext. 5526 from the hotel.

COLORADO BELLE
Watercraft Adventures
702-299-4186; or ext. 2286 from the hotel.

EDGEWATER
Watercraft Adventures
702-298-2453, ext 3815; or ext. 3815 from the hotel.

HARRAH’S LAUGHLIN
Watercraft Adventures
702-298-6828; or ext. 6828 from the hotel.

PIONEER
Watercraft Adventures
888-947-2345.

RIVERSIDE RESORT
Watercraft Adventures
702-298-2535, ext 5522; 928-763-7070, ext. 5522; or ext 5522 from the hotel.

Lake Mohave, Katherine Landing:

Katherine Landing Recreation Company at Lake Mohave Marina
What: Rentals of fishing boats, ski boats, patio boats and personal watercraft on Lake Mohave; restaurant and hotel; located on docks at Katherine Landing; Fees: Varies with type of boat/duration; Info: 928-754-3245 or 1-800-752-9669.

 

Water Taxis

What: River Passage Water Taxi service links all the Laughlin hotel/casinos via the river, tickets for one way or all day bracelets available. Information and tickets available at each resort dock area, call 702-299-0090 for more information.