8 days in Pioche & Reno Itinerary

8 days in Pioche & Reno Itinerary

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8 days in Pioche & Reno Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly + Drive:  12​h 30​min
1
Pioche
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
2
Reno
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Pioche

Pioche ©
Pioche is an unincorporated town in Lincoln County, Nevada, United States, about northeast of Las Vegas. Visit Thompson Opera House and Oak Springs Trilobite Area for their historical value. Get outdoors at Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge and Kershaw Ryan State Park. Change things up with a short trip to Delamar Ghost Town in Caliente (about 1 hour away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Cathedral Gorge State Park, see the interesting displays at Lincoln County Museum, stroll the grounds of Boot Hill Cemetery, and make a trip to Miller's Point.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pioche travel route website .

Washington DC to Pioche is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Washington DC to Pioche due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Pioche when traveling from Washington DC in July, with lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Reno.

Things to do in Pioche

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Caliente, Cathedral Gorge State Park, Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge
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Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge ©
Cathedral Gorge State Park ©
Cathedral Gorge State Park
Kershaw Ryan State Park ©
Kershaw Ryan State Park

4
nights
Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Escape the urban bustle at Animal Ark and Sand Harbor. Visit Truckee River Walk and Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral for their historical value. There's still lots to do: try your luck at Peppermill Casino, see the interesting displays at National Automobile Museum, and make a trip to Reno Arch.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Reno route site .

Traveling by car from Pioche to Reno takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Pioche to Reno due to the time zone difference. In July in Reno, expect temperatures between 95°F during the day and 62°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Reno

Casinos Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Sand Harbor
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Animal Ark ©
Animal Ark
Sand Harbor ©
Sand Harbor
Peppermill Casino ©
Peppermill Casino

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