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15650 Wedge Pkwy, Reno, NV 89511

South Valleys Regional Park

Park Description:

South Valleys Regional Park is a 105-acre Washoe County park with restrooms.

Park Amenities:

Playground, baseball/softball fields, multi-purpose fields, soccer/football field, horseshoe area, volleyball court, picnic area, reservable picnic shelters, 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 - South Valleys Regional Park

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: December 18, 1992. (pg. 30).

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: "23 Acres donated to county for Park."

  • Washoe County Commissioners: Agenda. December 22, 1992.

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: Bremner, F. "County accepts land for sports complex."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: DeLong, J. "South Valleys soccer field project needs funding."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: "Grant funds help playgrounds."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: Hoke, J. "Working to save Galena's open space."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: "Legal Notices."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: "Library, museum feasts for the eyes."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: Melton, R. "Donation to school will do much goods."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal Obituaries: Dr. Millard H. Duxbury. December 20, 1991.

  • Reno Gazette-Journal Obituaries: Virgil Henry Wedge. March 9, 2000.

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: "Reid announces nearly $400,000 in grant funds."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: "South Valleys Regional Park." June 17, 1990.

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: "South Valleys Regional Park." November 28, 1991.

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: "Library, museum feasts for the eyes."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: Vetter, D. "Doctor gives 8.5 acres for county park."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: Voyles, S. "Trusts donate 23 acres."

  • Reno Gazette-Journal: Voyles, S. "Washoe County getting wealth of new parks."

Contributor(s):

Jill Richardson (history)

Haley McGuire

Alex Shahbazi

Last Updated:

May 11, 2021, 2:05:57 AM