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Virginia Lake Park

Lakeside Drive at Brinkby Avenue, Reno, NV 89503
+1 775-334-2260
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A favorite respite from the noise and glare of a casino.

I visit and walk around Virginia Lake whenever I visit Reno. It is a great little jewel tucked... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2015
Larry S
Tracy, California
Nicest dog park and walking path.

A little oasis in the heart of a residential area. Walking path about one mile around the lake... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2015
Dorothy M
Reno, Nevada
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Lakeside Drive at Brinkby Avenue, Reno, NV 89503
+1 775-334-2260
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

I visit and walk around Virginia Lake whenever I visit Reno. It is a great little jewel tucked away in the residential area of Reno a short, easy walk from the Peppermill Casino and Hotel. You can sit and watch the ducks and geese glide...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 27 August 2015

A little oasis in the heart of a residential area. Walking path about one mile around the lake. Effort is being made to improve the dog park and to keep the paths and lake clean (hard to do with the geese walking all over).

Thank Dorothy M
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

We take our dog here as often as possible. There is plenty of shade for us and plenty of smells for the dog. There are families with small children feeding the ducks and lots of people taking the walk around the lake. There is even...More

Thank deb m
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Just the right distance, shaded, lots of birds to see, and they hang out on their own small island. Passersby are friendly, quiet and respectful of nature--and there are restrooms. YAY

Thank Lina005
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Great place in the city to walk the dog and see lots of birds Adjacent park for the kids (slides, etc.), picnic tables available, benches to sit and relax.

Thank DavidJReno_NV
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I lived right next door to the park in AN APARTMENT COMMUNITY for 2 years! If you want to walk or run for a bit its ok but unless they started to clean it up and clean up all the bird poop that collects (ALOT)...More

Thank soxfun
Reviewed 30 May 2015

I enjoyed the walk around Virginia Lake; about 1 mile total. The park is cute, more for kids, and does have restroom facilities.

Thank GailCooks
Reviewed 17 May 2015

There is so much goose and duck poop up at this park you can't hardly walk around the paths without sliding into first base! the city doesn't eliminate these nasty animals is beyond me.. and I do not understand why it is called a lake?...More

Thank valsetz
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Park was quiet and cold in December. looked like it was a great pkace to bring family when the weather warmed up.

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 27 March 2015

It is a nice place to walk your dog or go for an evening walk. The track is not very clean since they have a lot of ducks and seagulls around. Huge presence of seagulls gives a feel of a beach. If I have an...More

1  Thank TouqeerAhmad
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28 September 2017|
Response from Gene B | Reviewed this property |
Good Question, I would be guessing...I do not know the answer. I have never fished there and I am trying to think if I have ever seen anyone fishing there, not sure. Sorry