Lake Havasu City Overview

(Cox7 advertiser) Canyons and rugged mountains meet beaches and tranquil waters in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. A scenic drive taking less than four hours transports visitors to a perfect location where fun is always in season.

Known as the Jewel of Mohave County Lake Havasu City has 60 miles of navigable waterways and features 26 replica 1/3rd scale working historic lighthouses found on the east and west coasts. Visitors come from all over the world to see the beautiful blue green waters of Lake Havasu. The many inlets and quiet coves, fishing spots and white sand beaches create a tropical oasis in the AZ sun.

Lake Havasu City was developed in 1963 by McCulloc Motors owner, Robert McCollugh and designed by Disneyland Master designer, C.V. Wood. McCulloc first thought of the lake as the perfect place to test his outboard motors but soon realized it would be a destination in the desert. Looking for a landmark to be the grounding feature of the town he bought and transported the London Bridge, brick by brick, to Lake Havasu

Lake Havasu City is a perfect backdrop for special event celebrations; an engagement, wedding, family reunion or special party LHC has a variety of special venues and accommodations.

In addition to the beautiful waters there is wildlife to see, trails to explore, golf to play and shopping galore. Take a sunset boat tour or go off-roading and explore the desert.

Visit to see special packages and all Lake Havasu City has to offer.