South of Davis Dam
, the Colorado River exits Lake Mead NRA
and flows south past the small Nevada city of Laughlin
, site of several large hotel/casinos. On the Arizona side, the land bordering the river is generally more developed, initially with the dispersed suburbs of Bullhead City
, and to the south, irrigated farmland, which extends all the way to the I-40 crossing, 25 miles from Laughlin.