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2400 Lakeshore Dr, New Washoe City, NV 89704

New Washoe City Park

Park Description:

New Washoe City Park is a 9-acre Washoe County park without restrooms.

Park Amenities:

Playground, tennis court, basketball court, baseball/softball field, horseshoe area, barbecue area, picnic area, and tables/benches.

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Park History

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Want To Learn More?

References & Further Info:

  • Washoe County Parks and Open Space - New Washoe City Park

  • (Untitled). (1877, September 5). The Daily Appeal, p. 3.

  • B. (1895, June 8). Flush times in Washoe. Weekly Nevada State Journal, p. 4.

  • Carlson, H. S. (1974). Nevada Place Names. Reno: University of Nevada Press.

  • Gooseberries. (1881, August 2). Reno Evening Gazette, p. 3.

  • Manning, H. (1982, April 5). Recreation, swim programs escape cuts. Reno Gazette-Journal, p. 20.

  • McMillan, D. (1977, June 22). County area subdivisions, mini-warehouses approved. Reno Evening Gazette, p. 9.

  • O.B. (1886, March 30). Early days of Wahsoe. p. 3.

  • Old V flumes that once flourished here. (1940, October 6). Nevada State Journal, p. 18.

  • Plan new church site. (1960, November 20). Reno Evening Gazette, p. 20.

  • Steamboat and vicinity. (1878, May 23). Reno Evening Gazette, p. 3.

  • Washoe County - No. 6. (1873, February 1). Nevada State Journal, p. 2.

Contributor(s):

Jill Richardson (history)

Haley McGuire

Alex Shahbazi

Last Updated:

April 20, 2021, 4:32:36 AM