We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
a nice area of Reno

Reno, nicknamed "Drano" isn't known for its cute or cool places. This, however, was a real surprise... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cindynor41
,
Mill Valley, California
Beautiful well done river walk along the Truckee River

We walked down here several times, trees were turning and it was beautiful. Great place to walk... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
michaeljones46
,
Oklahoma City
Read all 331 reviews
101
All photos (101)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“the river”(128 reviews)
“nice walk”(23 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
49°
25°
Nov
42°
21°
Dec
42°
21°
Jan
Contact
Reno, NV 89501
Website
+1 775-825-9255
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Reno
from $68.00
More Info
from $29.99
More Info
Reviews (331)
Filter reviews
319 results
Traveler rating
133
123
43
15
5
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
133
123
43
15
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviews the river nice walk stretch your legs movie theater homeless people both sides wingfield park few hours the national automobile museum lake tahoe stroll kayakers ducks art hub sculptures parks
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 319 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reno, nicknamed "Drano" isn't known for its cute or cool places. This, however, was a real surprise and quite lovely. There are many murals in town too.

1  Thank cindynor41
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Riverwalk area of Reno has the potential to be amazing, but the high homeless population along the river made us feel unsafe. We walked by two volatile situations within two minutes. And there were quite a few people that seemed to be passed out...More

Thank jennovots
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there for a meeting and hung out at this area before our flight. Such a pretty area. If you so incline, there are places that you can splash around in the river, get ice cream or try your luck at the casino.

1  Thank 55theresan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked down here several times, trees were turning and it was beautiful. Great place to walk during the day time, wide sidewalk and goes down to a large regional park. Huge trees in some areas and great view of the river and the cliffside...More

Thank michaeljones46
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a wedding in a gazebo and enjoyed the location, views, and serenity of the river. Were we ever surprised when a couple of Fishermen came up the stairs from the river. I guess fly fishing is popular right downtown. :-). Cool and relaxing...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you come to Reno, you have to take a stroll down the Truckee River Walk. Tons of bars, restaurants, museums and galleries to take in along the way. And if it's summer, jump right in the river and cool off with a nice swim.

Thank Loca_Lisa916
Reviewed October 3, 2018

It will be a lovely day, almost any time of year, the river flows by, the shopping, parks and restaurants all are great to sit outside and enjoy the city.

Thank Romona E
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We didn't spend much time on the River Walk. It looks like at one time it would have been a great afternoon, but the campers have moved in and makes it unpleasant.

Thank susanstanton007
Reviewed September 20, 2018

This area is starting to become much nicer with more food and drink options and a much hipper trendier scene.

Thank kms329
Reviewed August 25, 2018

We stayed at the Hurrah's, great location, great price and only 2 blocks from the river walk! The water running through the town is very relaxing and plenty of room to walk, take pictures or just make a pic-nic in the park!, nice attraction-

Thank GauchoHAns
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 62 nearby hotels
Plaza Resort Club Hotel
218 reviews
.06 miles away
Legacy Vacation Resorts-Reno
169 reviews
.14 miles away
Town House Motor Lodge
8 reviews
.18 miles away
Club Cal Neva Hotel Casino
192 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,051 nearby restaurants
Wild River Grille
454 reviews
.13 miles away
Campo
391 reviews
.09 miles away
Silver Peak Grill and Taproom
104 reviews
.08 miles away
Thai Corner Cafe
77 reviews
.13 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 281 nearby attractions
Truckee River Walk
1,109 reviews
.09 miles away
Reno Arch
169 reviews
.13 miles away
Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral
25 reviews
.13 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Steve K
August 13, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from CaliforniaExplored | Reviewed this property |
There are parking options ranging from garges, nearby casinos to local side streets. Island Ave near Wingfield Park appeared to have plenty of quiet and free spots to park.
1
Vote
KarenandSamS
September 16, 2017|
AnswerShow all 16 answers
Response from WorldTrvlr13 | Reviewed this property |
Looks like several people have already answered your question. I would walk south through the casinos and out the door of the ElDorado its a very quick walk 5 - 8 minutes along the old strip to the River. From there you... More
3
Votes
Susa_10
September 10, 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from caril22 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, business will be open all year, sans the outdoor eating areas. More businesses and shops coming in all the time.
2
Votes