Crystal Peak Park

Crystal Peak Park is just west of Verdi on Old Highway 40, ten miles west of Reno. This 56 acre park is characterized by large shade trees along the Truckee River. The roadways and parking lots are paved, providing direct access to the river. Five individual picnic sites plus 2 small group areas (non-reservable) are available as well as restrooms facilities.  Stroll along the interpretive loop trail and learn about the rich history of the park grounds.  Fishing is available at both the river and the newly renovated Verdi Ponds. 
Site #1

Site #1

Site Steward:  Donna and Paul Erickson

Location:  On big flat rock near river.

Bearing:  260°

GPS:  N 39° 51' 368"

          W 119° 99' 644"

Notes:  Truckee River and 3rd st. bridge.

Rephotography Dates

1.  November 24, 2014; 9:30 a.m.

2.  February 2, 2015; 12:45 p.m.

3.  March 19, 2015; 12:30 p.m.

4.  April 23, 2015

5.  May 29, 2015

6.  July 3, 2015

7.  August 14, 2015

8.  October 10, 2015

9.  December 15, 2015

10.  June 7, 2016; 6:15 a.m.

11.  October 11, 2016; 9:30 a.m.

Site #2

Site Steward:  Donna and Paul Erickson
Location:  On bridge, 4th crack from east end. 
Bearing:  65°
GPS:  N  39° 51' 372"
          W 119° 99' 679"
Notes:  Truckee River and 3rd st. bridge. 

Rephotography Dates

1.  November 24, 2014; 9:30 a.m.

2.  February 2, 2015; 12:45 p.m.

3.  March 19, 2015; 12:30 p.m.

4.  April 23, 2015

5.  May 29, 2015

6.  July 3, 2015

7.  August 14, 2015

8.  October 10, 2015

9.  December 15, 2015

10.  June 7, 2016; 6:17a.m.

11.  October 11, 2016; 9:30 a.m.

Site #3

Site Steward:  Donna and Paul Erickson
Location:  On bridge, 3rd notch from east end.  
Bearing:  35°
GPS:  N  39° 51' 390"
          W 119° 99' 672"
Notes:  Truckee River and 3rd st. bridge. 

Rephotography Dates

1.  November 24, 2014; 9:30 a.m.

2.  February 2, 2015; 12:45 p.m.

3.  March 19, 2015; 12:30 p.m.

4.  April 23, 2015

5.  May 29, 2015

6.  July 3, 2015

7.  August 14, 2015

8.  October 10, 2015

9.  December 15, 2015

10.  June 7, 2016; 6:16 a.m.

11.  October 11, 2016; 9:30 a.m.

Site #2
Site #3
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