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Rancho San Rafael Regional Park

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Great Reno Balloon Races in Sept; park in north lot of UNR from east side streets

Our group arrived around 4:30 AM at the north parking lot of UNR (off of Virginia st) and parked at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fred T
Reno, Nevada
Beautiful Enormous Clean Park

This park is huge and it where Reno holds its annual (Sept.) Hot Air Balloon Races. There is an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Reno, Nevada
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1595 N Sierra St, Reno, NV 89503-1716
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group arrived around 4:30 AM at the north parking lot of UNR (off of Virginia st) and parked at the east end of the lot (west end was already full). We joined the crowds walking to the fields of the park to be near...More

Thank Fred T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park is huge and it where Reno holds its annual (Sept.) Hot Air Balloon Races. There is an enormous acreage area set aside as dog park for the dogs to run free and play with each other, and it is also fenced on the...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited for a special out bar b que with friends. nice park, good facilities and lots of room to roam. Good for dogs too.

Thank calsun99
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The annual Great Reno Balloon Races are not to be missed. Over 80 hot air balloons compete over 3 days each Sept. it was possible to get out on the field and get very close to the balloons as they launched.

Thank Lori D
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We love San Rafael Park. There are many events held there. The Wilber May Museum is unusual and interesting to visit. The car shows are great. The dog park is wonderful for letting the dogs run and chase frisbees. The park has good parking and...More

1  Thank 723jackie
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We went during the Dragon Lights event, which was on a weekend. Considering how busy it was, we were still able to find a parking spot, have a nice walk to the event, and enjoy ourselves. Beautiful well kept park that I've been going to...More

1  Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

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

Thank LoraM59
Reviewed 4 June 2018

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

Thank Ecastro702
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.

1  Thank 871wesr
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

4  Thank Trina B
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Yes, I believe so. You need to call and reserve a space.