Welcome to Arizonas river playground! Located on the east bank of the Colorado River in Northwestern Arizona, Bullhead City was originally established in the 1940s as the headquarters for the construction of Davis Dam. The dam impounds Lake Mohave in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
Bullhead City is located in Arizona's west-central Mohave County, on the east bank of the Colorado River near the juncture of Arizona, California and Nevada. It is the sister city to the popular gaming community of Laughlin, Nevada.
Roughly 100 miles south of Las Vegas, Nevada, and directly across the Colorado River from Laughlin, Bullhead City serves as the economic hub and retail-shopping center for Western Mohave County and the southern tip of Clark County, Nevada.
Bullhead City has evolved into a year-round vacation community. Today the city is a paradise for winter visitors. Bullhead City is the Snow-birds Heaven.
As one of Arizona's fastest growing communities, Bullhead City maintains a pro-business stance, attracting new development at a very rapid pace.