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Truckee River Walk, Reno

#3 of 44 in Historic Sites in Nevada
Historic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
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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  • i love to walk and enjoy the nice weather. The walk was nice and looking at the river was also very nice. But looking at the homeless people kinda ruined it for me. Otherwise i loved it and i would...  more »
  • Are you looking for a place to take a nice walk? You don’t have to go far as it runs through downtown Reno. Walk along the Truckee River- it’s the hidden gem in the biggest little city. You never...  more »

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