Grab your rod and reel and head out to this recreational area conveniently located between Reno and Carson City. Fishermen of ... More
Washoe Lake State Recreation Area
Grab your rod and reel and head out to this recreational area conveniently located between Reno and Carson City. Fishermen of all ages delight in catching the stocked channel catfish and wipers, a cross between white bass and striped bass. This lake suffered a bit during the drought years of early 1990s, but it has been making a comeback and the fishing gets better every year. Campsites and a boat launch area are available, so you can easily turn your adventure into a day-long or weekend-long excursion. Admission to the lake is free, but if you want to fish, you must have a current Nevada Fishing License.
Visitors explore Nevada's history here through viewing a video on Nevada's admission to the Union, which is considered a major
influence in the outcome of the Civil War; by reading the original state Constitution; or by touring the rotating ...
This building was originally erected in 1870 as the U.S. Mint, which coined more than $49,000,000 until 1893. Now a
museum, it hosts about 250,000 visitors each year and has become famous for exhibits such as The Chinese Experience, ...
This structure was formerly the U.S. Post Office built in 1891 and the first Federal building erected in Nevada. It
is located in the center of the Carson City Historic District and the operational clock tower is a distinctive ...