Top 5 Adrenaline Activities Near Las Vegas

In recent years, the gambling capital of the U.S. has become increasingly known for the other forms of entertainment it offers. Sin City is home to some awesome music festivals and concerts as well as some of the nations most adventurous outdoor activities. If you’re looking for some awesome ways to get your adrenaline pumping check out the list of activities below!

1. The Vegas Mini Baja Chase at Sunbuggy Fun Rentals

The Mini Baja Chase in Las Vegas is a fast-paced tour through 15,000 acres of varied desert terrain perfect for dune buggy racing! Just located 15 miles away from the Las Vegas strip allows racers to drive at their chosen pace in timed events ranging from 15-120 minutes in full roll cage vehicles with 4-point harnesses. Helmets, goggles, and gloves are all provided as well. Don’t wear your favorite clothes because you will get dusty!

2. Vegas Indoor Skydiving

Always wanted the experience of flying but not quite ready to jump out of a plane? Vegas Indoor Skydiving is America’s first indoor skydiving facility and  Las Vegas’s popular spot for recreational body flying. It’s a great activity for team building and an awesome adrenaline rush! No experience is necessary, instructors will teach you everything.

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3. SkyJump Las Vegas

This is probably among the most extreme activities to do in Las Vegas. The SkyJump in Las Vegas is essentially a 108 story-freefall from the Stratosphere Hotel. Well, you are attached to a cable that is also connected to a descender machine and guide wires keep you on course for a safe controlled landing at the bottom, but what makes this jump so awesome is that it is the only jump in the U.S. and not to mention the highest in the world!

4. Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Like most of us, not everyone has daily access to a Lamborghini, Ferrari, Bentley, or other exotic cars. That’s where the Las Vegas Motor Speedway comes in! Come here for the chance to race 5 to 8 laps in one of their luxury, exotic, or muscle cars. Different package options allows drivers to choose the type of car and experience they are looking for.

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5. Kayak at Lake Mead

Just outside Las Vegas, Lake Mead is a great location for exploring and kayaking. Looking for a more personalized outdoor experience? The team at Lake Mead is known for their customized kayak lessons, trips and fitness experiences!

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Alan Perlman

Lead Adventurer at Nerve Rush
For three years, Alan traveled to 60+ countries as an international cost-of-living surveyor. Back in New York City, when he's not running, rock climbing or geeking out about UAV drones, Alan runs a marketing agency that helps companies generate more sales-ready leads using inbound marketing techniques.

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