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Rancho San Rafael Regional Park

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

During 4 of july Great Concert country music and fireworks it was crazy also you can find food... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Eduardo C
San Jose, Costa Rica
great for kids and dogs

My daughter and I come here to walk the dog. They have a large off leash park for dogs to just be... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Peggy V
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1595 N Sierra St, Reno, NV 89503-1716
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

During 4 of july Great Concert country music and fireworks it was crazy also you can find food , BBQ

Thank Eduardo C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My daughter and I come here to walk the dog. They have a large off leash park for dogs to just be the doofs they are. Be aware that there are some creeks on the property, so if you come bring a towel. The gates...More

Thank Peggy V
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Large green area with water, ponds, trees and trails. Puppy friendly. Ballon Race venue location. Kite flying.

1  Thank mmaskaly
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We went to the Great Balloon Race which was held in this park.It was fantastic! When the balloon race was over ,we walked around the park ,which was huge.It was very nice and clean.

Thank kimodo23
Reviewed 26 December 2016

A great place for fall colors. It was over when we got there in December so go in October and early November.

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 10 December 2016

This park is the host of the balloon launch in September as well as a number of community events. We saw people taking wedding and quinceanera photos and many, many family barbecues. Oh, this place is very popular with dogs and their owners (most of...More

Thank terere2
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Had some time to kill before my daughter's volleyball match at UNR. Got my hiking shoes on and headed over to the park with no expectations. The arboretum was fantastic. Happened to be a gorgeous day in early Oct so tons of folks there getting...More

Thank itsbean13
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Rancho San Rafael Regional Park is about a mile from the casino area. It is mostly uphill but if you walk at all it will be an easy hike. The park features many walking trails, an arboretum and a museum. You walk thru the...More

Thank JMG1947
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I'm a Reno native, & yet somehow failed to realize there is a beautiful escape from the daily grind within our city limits: Rancho San Rafael. A friend got married there (Honey's Garden) & I was introduced to some of the most beautiful places you'll...More

Thank scoeyd
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

A great park in wonderful Reno! If you're a jogger or walker; this is a place to go... Every September, the balloon races are held @ this park. A great place to picnic w/ family/friends!

Thank jgmiles
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I will be there in September for the Reno hot air balloon races. Can you recommend hotels/motels nearby? Also, are there shuttles and/or public transportation that we can use to get to the hot air ballon races?
28 April 2015|
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I am a judge from Alabama and will be at the National Judicial College near you in October. My wife and I have a travel trailer and will be there for about 10 days. Is there a place to camp near the college? Thanks, Pride Tompkins
20 January 2015|
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Response from Jildatheonly | Reviewed this property |
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