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Truckee River Walk, Reno

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Enjoy views of the rushing water and downtown Reno as you stroll or bike the paved Truckee River Walk. Built in the 19th century to connect the California Trail and Virginia City (the early Reno), the historical pathway runs through the city and is lined with shaded pavilions and public art. You'll cross two bridges along the way. An island in Truckee River is home to Wingfield Park, a popular hangout spot for locals. Use the riverwalk to reach the park and access downtown sites without the hassle of traffic. Using our international travel planner, Reno attractions like Truckee River Walk can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • it runs down Reno and I believe into sparks and lake tahoe. Its nice to view from the car. I didn't see anyone kayaking  more »
  • If you're staying or working downtown, the River Walk makes for a nice escape. A 15 minute walk to the east from the stadium will put you along some relatively wild scenery. One can often see kingfish...  more »
  • Excellent scenery. Really enjoyed this walk with all the beautiful nature around us. My family and I try out different activities on a consistent basis and loved this nature walk!  more »
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  • Absolutely beautiful. I LOVE THIS PLACE!
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