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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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  • check the website some say they are on the river, but not. always check menu prices Some are very pricey 
    check the website some say they are on the river, but not. always check menu prices Some are very pricey  more »
  • We walked the area on an unseasonably warm and sunny day. There are shops and pubs, a skate board area, some historic buildings, a lovely cathedral, a park and places to sit just to watch the river... 
    We walked the area on an unseasonably warm and sunny day. There are shops and pubs, a skate board area, some historic buildings, a lovely cathedral, a park and places to sit just to watch the river...  more »

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