If you need assistance, please call 775-685-8585

Summer fun in Reno/Tahoe

Tuesday, July 16, 2019   /   by Callie O'Brien

Summer fun in Reno/Tahoe



The summer months switch off between going by too fast and going by painstakingly slow. With the kids home all day from school it can be a struggle to think up new ways to keep them entertained. ESPECIALLY ways that don’t just include watching TV or playing video games all day long. Therefore, we have put together a list of things to do with kids (or with friends) that will make 2019 one of the best summers yet.




  1. River Rafting/Tubing




On the days when you simply can’t take the heat, take the kids down for a trip to the Truckee river! Pack a couple inflatable tubes and head down to Wingfield part for a fun (and free!) day in the sun.




  1. Virginia City




Take a step back in time and visit Virginia city to learn more about our state’s rich history. From walking the boardwalk, to countless candy shops, to mines that you can tour, and even trains—Virginia city is fun for all ages and great for varying budgets.




  1. Pyramid Lake




Everyone knows about Lake Tahoe—and how could they not? But what about the lake that sits approximately the same distance from Reno, only to the north? Find a different kind of beauty in the stunning pyramid lake. Admire the gorgeous rock formations, dive into the drop off, and enjoy miles of beach with WAY less crowds.




  1. The Wilbur D. May Museum




Everyone in Reno has heard of Wilbur D May—or at least the area named after him, Double Diamond—but few people in Reno know about one of the best treasures that Reno has to offer. The Wilbur D. May museum features May’s private collection from his travels all over the world. You’ll be surprised how many amazing things this place holds—all right here in Reno! 




  1. Oxbow Nature Study Area




Located on the Truckee river, just minutes from downtown, is the Oxbow Nature Study area! It features a short, 1 mile long trail that winds through ponds, cottonwoods, and grasslands while signs along the trail teach you about what you are looking at. A great way to learn some more about our native wildlife and even see a few of them for yourself!

  reno nv, reno real estate, homes for sale in reno, events in incline village, events in reno, real estate news, summer activities, what to do in reno

Drakulich Realty
2205 N McCarran Blvd
Sparks, NV 89431
775-685-8585

Information is provided exclusively for consumers’ personal use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Data is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS.
The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the Broker Reciprocity Program of the Northern Nevada Regional MLS and is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Real estate listings held by Brokerage firms other than Bryan Drakulich - Do More Realty are marked with the Broker Reciprocity logo or the Broker Reciprocity thumbnail logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokerage. Data is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Copyright 2020 of Northern Nevada Regional MLS. All rights reserved.
This site powered by CINC: www.cincpro.com