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Truckee River Walk, Reno

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#3 of 44 in Historic Sites in Nevada
Historic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
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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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  • this is my favorite walking- especially the morning. The sun sparkles as you walk down. sometimes there are independent craft people selling _ I purchase earrings! sometimes I watch the locals having....  more
    this is my favorite walking- especially the morning. The sun sparkles as you walk down. sometimes there are independent craft people selling _ I purchase earrings! sometimes I watch the locals having....  more »
  • The river view is nice, but with that being said, lots of homeless are in the area. Not as many businesses or restaurants in the area as expected. While walking through some parts we had to avoid... 
    The river view is nice, but with that being said, lots of homeless are in the area. Not as many businesses or restaurants in the area as expected. While walking through some parts we had to avoid...  more »

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