Truckee River Walk, Reno

Truckee River Walk, Reno (must see)

The Truckee River Walk in Reno is a must-visit for anyone looking to experience the beauty and vibrancy of this Nevada city. The walkway follows the winding Truckee River and provides stunning views of the surrounding area, making it a perfect spot for a leisurely stroll or bike ride.

As you make your way along the Truckee River Walk, you'll be treated to a variety of sights and sounds. The walk is lined with fountains and restful park benches, making it an ideal spot for relaxation and contemplation. If you're feeling adventurous, you can even try your hand at kayaking or summer tubing in the river.

One of the best things about the Truckee River Walk is its easy access to downtown Reno's vibrant restaurant and bar scene. Whether you're in the mood for a fancy meal or just want to grab a drink with friends, you're sure to find something to suit your taste.

In addition to its everyday charms, the Truckee River Walk also plays host to many of Reno's special events, including July's Artown festival. Whether you're a local or just visiting, Artown is a great way to experience the best of Reno's arts and culture scene.

If you're looking for a more active way to experience the Truckee River, you can also take advantage of the Tahoe-Pyramid Bikeway, which uses part of the walk as a path. Biking along the river is a great way to get some exercise while enjoying the natural beauty of the area.

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Truckee River Walk on Map

Sight Name: Truckee River Walk
Sight Location: Reno, USA (See walking tours in Reno)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Reno, Nevada

Create Your Own Walk in Reno

Create Your Own Walk in Reno

Creating your own self-guided walk in Reno is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Reno Introduction Walking Tour

Reno Introduction Walking Tour

Curbed by the Californian border in the northwestern part of the U.S. state of Nevada, the town of Reno is "where the heart of the Wild West still beats." This quote, loosely attributed to the legendary musician Johnny Cash, captures the essence of Reno as a place that embodies the adventurous and independent spirit of American pioneers.

Reno, nicknamed "The Biggest Little City...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.1 Km or 1.9 Miles
Reno's Top Casinos Walking Tour

Reno's Top Casinos Walking Tour

"The world is a casino, and everyone's a gambler." These words by "Nick the Greek", one of the legends in gambling history of the United States, seem ever so true in Reno. Once the gambling capital of the US – up until the mid-20th century, when it handed the status over to Las Vegas, – this town still draws thousands of visitors each year, from all over the world,...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.9 Km or 1.2 Miles
Historical Houses Tour

Historical Houses Tour

Throughout its nearly 150-year-long history, Reno has reinvented itself several times. In the 19th century, cattle barons, mine speculators, and bank presidents favored this once arid little town as a place of residence. Building their mansions with extensive gardens on the high bluff above the Truckee River, they eventually transformed it into what author Walter Van Tilburg Clark later described...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 Km or 1.1 Miles