Mesquite Journals

Day Trips from Mesquite, NV

A September 2002 trip to Mesquite by traveling wolfe

Quote: Some of the most beautiful scenery in the Western United States is within a 2-4 hour drive from Mesquite. And yes, plenty of gambling too!

Day Trips from Mesquite, NV


Buy a National Park Pass before you go and don't miss Zion, Bryce Canyon and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. A September drive from Zion National Park to Cedar Breaks National Monument is breathtaking! The golden color of the Aspen trees shimmering in the sunlight is an incredible sight. September is a great time to go - weather perfect - crowds down. Plenty of hiking opportunities for all levels at these great National Parks. Pipe Springs National Monument also a nice break on the road from Mesquite to Grand Canyon.Quick Tips: Mesquite has plenty of gambling, but if you want more action, Vegas is just 90 miles away. Hoover Dam is just an hour south of Vegas and it is an awesome sigh...Read More
Best Things Nearby:Zion National Park; Bryce Canyon National Park; North Rim Grand Canyon and Las VegasBest Things About the Resort:Convenient for guests who want to enjoy gambling and the beauty of the nearby National Parks.Resort Experience:Nice size studio unit. Welcome basket - wine, fruit, chips, chocolate - quite a surprise! Short walk from timeshare units to Oasis Casino which provides dining and 24 hr slots and table games. Right off the interstate - ideal location. Spa, multiple pools - one with big slide for kids of all ages on-site. Golf and horseback riding available at resort. Unit Typ...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on October 3, 2002

Grand Destination Vacation Club
897 Mesquite Blvd.
Mesquite, Nevada
(702) 346-4001