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...

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Thinking back on my seven years living in Reno, it’s easy to spin up a mental list of dozens of unique outdoor experiences that have grabbed my imagination and sparked a bit of intellectual curiosity. For instance, at Crystal Peak in Dog Valley you can gaze out over a...

Imagine yourself walking along a trail in one of Reno’s many parks, on a warm and sunny day. You spot a beautiful red-tailed hawk take a quick dive at a vole, a...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

           Coming from western New York, I was looking forward to the opportunity to get out to the desert of Nevada and away from the snowy winters.  Little did I know, the altitude of the Sierra Nevada provides its own version of the four seasons that would leave me...

Monday, November 6, 2017

Think you need to travel far for adventure in Nevada? No need to fret when there are so many local parks to explore!

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