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Rancho San Rafael Regional Park

1595 N Sierra St, Reno, NV 89503-1716
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Great Dog Park

Recently visited the DOG PARK area of the park. It was awesome! Lots of room for dogs to run... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LoraM59
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Reno, Nevada
Beautiful Park

I was there for the Fam Fest. It was a great experience and park was very green, clean, and... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Ecastro702
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
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“balloon races” (9 reviews)
“off leash” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
1595 N Sierra St, Reno, NV 89503-1716
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US$23 per adult
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US$40 per adult
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"balloon races"
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"hot air balloon"
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"off leash"
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"dog area"
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"flora and fauna"
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"mass ascension"
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"walking trails"
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"visiting reno"
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"arboretum"
in 14 reviews
"picnic"
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"university"
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"blvd"
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"labyrinth"
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"wilbur"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently visited the DOG PARK area of the park. It was awesome! Lots of room for dogs to run & wander. Enclosed, fellow dogs and owners were super nice. Only complaint: one large muddy pond.Hard to keep the dogs out of that! Will definitely visit...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

I was there for the Fam Fest. It was a great experience and park was very green, clean, and beautiful!

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Very nice scenic area for getting out of the City and seeing the natural terrain of the area north of Reno.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a location that is beloved by all locals. Amazing scenery and great location. The May museum has fun exhibits that change all the time. Beautiful garden, fun trails and all kinds of things to do and see. The setting for some of our...More

3  Thank Trina B
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

This is a park on the outskirts of the city what is on the site of a former ranch. There are walking trails, a museum, and a botanical garden. My relatives who we went to visit moved to housing near this park, because they like...More

1  Thank Howard S
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

My husband and I had a wonderful walk along the arboretium area. It does have some inciles during the walk. There are also nice meditative areas to site in and enjoy the tree and flower areas. There are special gardens within the walk donated by...More

2  Thank SCHIRMGIRL
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a clean park closed during night time hours, park rangers and workers here all the time, good place to take your dog. They have a great little museum, nice running trails in back under Mccaren Blvd.

Thank d76er
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

After being in town for business, the flight home was later in the day. That gave me plenty of time in the morning to come hike Evan’s Canyon Trail. I hiked and Geocached for 3 hours and loved every minute. I will now make this...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

I was surprised how quiet and serene this park is. There are trails running throughout with a wonderful view of Downtown Reno and the Sierra Nevada mountains beyond. The park was a quite large and never crowded - except during the annual balloon races --...More

2  Thank lynnwhite104
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

The Hot Air Balloon Races are an annual must-see in Reno. Always held on the 1st weekend after Labor Day. 90-100 balloons with events beginning at 3 AM! Mass ascension at 7 AM. Bring your patience because the traffic to the park is horrendous but...More

1  Thank Tallady511
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The CLOSEST to the University in the Reno RV PARK! Not the KOA!!! RENO RV PARK is at 735 Mill St, Reno, NV 89502Cross Streets: Between Locust St and S Wells Ave (775) 323-3381 The Reno RV Park is near the river, is clean... More
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