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Virginia Lake Park

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Address: Lakeside Drive at Brinkby Avenue, Reno, NV 89503
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+1 775-334-2260

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Great Walk

Nice walk around the lake and fun feeding the ducks. Beautiful swan at the far northern part of the lake.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Older-Wisernow
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Reno, Nevada
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Reno, Nevada
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice walk around the lake and fun feeding the ducks. Beautiful swan at the far northern part of the lake.

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Thank Older-Wisernow
Reno, Nevada
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62 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This was a nice park that was recently revitalized Good for picnics walks or feed the ducks Play area for kids

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Thank mmaskaly
Reno
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42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

It is a one-mile walk around the lake, many people enjoy taking this exercise route while able to view the huge variety of ducks, geese, one swan, sea gulls, cormorants, egrets, and other birds.

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Thank susanpU956FZ
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a quiet park to do some jogging or walking. It is very easy to find and there is always plenty of parking since is almost never crowded. There is a playground on the west side and a dog run for those who have children and pets. In my personal opinion and considering all the years I have visited... More 

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Thank Gustavo G
Reno, Nevada
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This could be a good park. However it is filthy and overrun by geese and their poop. Everywhere you walk you must be careful. It deserves no stars. Sorry...

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Thank skinkym
Saint Croix Falls, Wisconsin
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80 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

There is a one mile paved trail all around this little lake which is ideal for walking or running. It's in a great neighborhood, too. We have enjoyed the trail every day we've been in Reno.

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Kilwinning, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Surprising find just behind the Peppermill, Peacefull area for a pleasent relaxing walk.Lovely to see the birds flying in in early evening.

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Thank chrisrichard
Reno, Nevada
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84 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for a walk or a jog. Too bad there are lots of geese hanging out @ this location. Great place to take your child/children. If you have a little one; bring some of your old bread & feed the ducks or geese.

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Thank jgmiles
Reno, Nevada
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18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a small area, but nice for jogging or walking. Lots of birds and a nice fountain. Some seating to just sit and enjoy the peacefulness of the water. Nice safe area.

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Thank Gary R
Reno, Nevada
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

It's a mile around of a gorgeous lake with paved walkways. You'll see families on the weekends having picnics, people on lunch getting a walk in and others there just to enjoy the wildlife and beauty.

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