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Rancho San Rafael Regional Park

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Address: 1595 N Sierra St, Reno, NV 89503-1716
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Pretty park to explore

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 October 2016
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San Jose, California
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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 photographed for their special occasions. I can see why. They offer several walking/hiking paths, with... More 

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Kent, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 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 University of Nevada to get there. Do it, you will be glad you did.

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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 ever go. There are well-maintained, well-marked paths, plenty of benches for sitting & enjoying the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 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!

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Yerington, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Wonderful place to take a walk, enjoy the flowers, trees, etc. Children enjoy it, too, and there is a playground.

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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This park is so close to the heart of the city that it u is a must visit when visiting reno. Lots of open space for a walk or a picnic. Very well kept and not too crowded. A museum and a garden to enjoy. Lots of paring and if fido joins you there is a great open dog park.

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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a great park for the whole family. Dog area as well as play area for children. The Reno Balloon Races start out here every September.

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is an amazing place for walking, and just enjoying the vast variety of trees. Beautifully groomed and clean. A popular wedding site. See the souvenoir shop, and special events. Only problem, well, at least a problem to us, is no dogs allowed. Understood.

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Tahoe City, California
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7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Wonderful place for a picnic, very big dog park also! The arboretum area is simply stunning with a lot of different species of wild flowers and trees.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

A very nice park with lots of open spaces, ball fields, picnic areas and places to relax, walk, or ride a bike.

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