Monday, June 29, 2020

Summer is here, which means it’s time to go outside and have an adventure! With over 200 parks, trails, and open spaces in the Reno and Truckee area, there’s so many options to choose from... maybe even too many! So, for anyone who is new to the area or new to hiking,...

This week's Guest blog post is written by Kim Zuch, Park Interpreter for Washoe Lake State Park. She highlights all the best hikes and sights that the park has to offer and also touches on some park safety that everyone who visits should practice to ensure a safe a...

Below is a guide of the top 4 harmful plants you and your furry friends should avoid on the trails, including how to identify them, where to find them, and the symptoms that occur if encountered or ingested.

This week's blog post is what we hope to be the first of many in our Community Partners series. We'll hear from Rusty Donlon, owner of Gear Hut, as he talks about how he and his wife, Leah, got inspired to do their own local version of the #52hikeschallenge. He...

During Quarantine, Truckee Meadows ParksFoundation and the AmeriCorps members have come through to provide virtual resources to show the community that we are still here for you! Despite the distance, we've been able to come together more than ever!

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We're the worker bees found in that little office in Idlewild Park across from the California Building. We are grant writers, program developers, student educators, trail guides, AmeriCorps members, and above all, park lovers! Feel free to stop in our office with questions, concerns, ideas, or simply to say hello. You will get many hellos in return!

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