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Truckee River Walk

Address: Arlington Avenue at Island Avenue, Wingfield Park, Reno, NV 89501
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Ranked #7 of 44 Attractions in Reno
Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking
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Owner description: River walkway that affords views of the river and Reno.

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Fremont, California
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1,700 reviews 1,700 reviews
1,065 attraction reviews
995 helpful votes 995 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The Truckee River Walk area is a pretty area in Reno. I like it most in the spring and early summer when the water is rushing through. Kayak and raft rentals are popular come summer. By fall, it is quieter river but has fall colors and the rocks and boulders in the river bed are more visible. It is still... More

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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15 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Had a great time on the Truckee River Walk. I was in town for business and always try to find a new hiking area. This was easy to walk and provided terrific scenery.

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McCloud, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

very dirty and bad people walking around lots of drugs and no respect for older people just acted like they owned the place and we were bothering them..

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Reno, Nevada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Honestly, It was much better than 3 years ago when I was there. There actually food places all up and down the River Walk. It's kept much cleaner than it was. I didn't see nearly as many "seedy types" there. Mostly just people either going for a walk, eating/drinking, or out with friends. It actually seems like you could enjoy... More

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California
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1,233 reviews 1,233 reviews
797 attraction reviews
295 helpful votes 295 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Not a super attraction, but a pleasant enough break, I guess, from noisy casinos. And exercise is good for me, right?

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Florence, Oregon
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Its a nice break from the casinos.. nice walk. some neat things to see.. some is not over spactacular but.. but every time we go to Reno we take the time to walk threw at least part of it.

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Chicago, Illinois
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

JMJ Saw signage for it and looked as I walked and drove around but NEVER could find it. The weather wasn't co-operating either but I really wanted to see it and compare it to the River Walks in Chicago and San Antonio. I'll try again next time I go and hope I do better.

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Sacramento, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Behind the GSR is a river that has pathways on both sides to walk along the river. The water was low and it appeared to need some cleaning up at the waters edge but otherwise it was a nice walk.

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Medford, Oregon, USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

peaceful and scenic, loved watching the children swimming in summertime. lots of parks along it and tennis courts.

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Reno, Nevada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Beautiful park setting along the Truckee River in downtown Reno. Outside dining, entertainment and events most weekends during summer season.

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