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Sparks Marina Park

Closed Now: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Such a relaxing area!

My wife and I loved this little lake the first time we came here, so we had to visit it again while... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Phoenix, Arizona
Paddleboard nearly every day!

There is a calm to this little lake I call home. I am often the only one on the water and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sparks, Nevada
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  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice walk”(5 reviews)
“swimming area”(5 reviews)
“rock quarry”(3 reviews)
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300 Howard Drive, Sparks, NV 89434
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I loved this little lake the first time we came here, so we had to visit it again while in the area. It's a pleasant walk, roughly 2 miles for the complete circle around the lake. Plenty of grass, trees, and birds....More

1  Thank PhlegmMaster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a calm to this little lake I call home. I am often the only one on the water and enjoy watching the fish splash around in the early morning

Thank Surferbon
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We thought we would enjoy a walk around the marina but were nearly struck several times by rude people on bicycles, who seemed to think pedestrians should get out of their way, even if they were old or handicapped.

Thank 50Doug
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

One of those things you don't think much about when you randomly pick a hotel but upon arriving and googling where I was, this handy park/lake was minutes away. It provided an around the lake pathway for my walking and biking activities when I didn't...More

1  Thank EJ B
Reviewed 30 July 2018

My niece and I love to walk and this marina is about two miles around the lake. So we got up early and walked the marina. They were in the process of redoing the swimming area and the little ice cream shops were closed but...More

1  Thank 190rayb
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Park is clean and staff friendly BUT pull thru spots are VERY tight with little room for your truck or tow vehicle. We had to park in additional parking away from our spot. Your neighbors utilities are in the AstroTurf in your seating area—about 5...More

Thank Mjt0302
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We loved how the slope of the shoreline was very easy. It made the frisbee catching for our dog last longer. The are has some grass and a few trees offering a bit of shade. This park offers a great summer alternative to help beat...More

Thank 213Beaker
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

I live about 30 miles away. I go there 1 or 2 times a month. They have a nice walking path that is paved. About 2 and 1/4 miles. There grass, water,fishing rowing, bicycling. There are bikes to rent via an app.They are putting up...More

Thank Madmiser
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This is a really nice family park. We walk our dog often at the park and like to let him run lose inside the fenced dog park on the south side of the park. They provide dog waste bags and encourage visitors to pick up...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 30 June 2018

The Marina is very large and had all types of activities for individuals or families. We had our dogs with us and thoroughly enjoyed the dog park with was right on the lake so dogs could play in the water.

Thank treed2
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Jill S
8 September 2018|
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Response from 50Doug | Reviewed this property |
I personally would not swim in this water. At one point in time, this was a gravel pit, and there were some environmental concerns with industrial chemical contamination after a flood that inundated the entire area on both... More
Amy B
4 July 2018|
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Response from Patrick C | Reviewed this property |
Yes you are able to see the firewords.
Brad R
31 January 2016|
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Response from DarrellRS | Reviewed this property |
When we walked around the lake we saw people fishing, but don't know if the caught any!