The Riverside Resort is located on the banks of the beautiful Colorado River. Owned and operated by Don Laughlin and his family, guests will find a number of fun activities while staying at Laughlin’s family-friendly resort. Enjoy Nevada-style gaming action and entertainment 24 hours a day in a relaxed, small-town atmosphere.
The history and successes of the town of Laughlin are due to the hard work and determination of Don Laughlin. Along the banks of the Colorado River, nestled between surrounding majestic mountains, emerges the picturesque expanse named for gaming pioneer Don Laughlin. The town of Laughlin has developed into a premier gaming destination and year-round playground for millions of visitors every year. Nearly 5 million annual visitors retreat to this desert oasis renowned for a seemingly endless list of activities including, fishing, boating, jet-skiing, water skiing, golf, camping, and hiking. An average high temperature of 87 degrees Fahrenheit makes a perfect climate for enjoying all the outdoor activities available in Laughlin.
Coursing more than a thousand miles from the Rockies to the Sea of Cortez, the mighty Colorado River provides irrigation, public water and hydroelectric power to parts of California, Nevada and Arizona. In Bullhead City, the river also offers a wide variety of recreational activities. Enjoy boating, water and jet skiing, fishing or a refreshing dip in the brisk water. Launch ramp facilities are plentiful along the river, as well as watercraft rental services. The river can also be enjoyed by strolling along the Heritage Trail located in Rotary Park to observe the boating enthusiasts along with the waterfowl that flock to its shores.