Horizon View Park

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Casual playtime. On any given day in Southeast Reno, Nevada, this is the scene one will find at Horizon View Park near Depoali Middle School. Complete with a set of swings and four separate slides, a rock to climb and a rentable shade shelter/structure. This park has all the goods for regular attendance. Within walking distance from where my family and I live, this was a great park to visit for a casual occasion. Although it may not have all the features that Damonte Ranch Park has, it is still worth a visit or even regular visits. The park is in a wide open space surrounding the play area with grass (perfect for flying a kite on one of Reno’s… Read More →

Horizon View Park, Reno Nevada

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Casual playtime. On any given day, this is the scene one will find at Horizon Park in Reno, Nevada. Complete with a set of swings and four separate slides, a rock to climb and a shade shelter structure. This park has all the goods for regular attendance.

The Great Reno Balloon Race

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This year, we had the opportunity to attend one of our most beloved events of the year for each of us as children, here at Windy Pinwheel. The Great Reno Balloon Race is an annual event in Reno, Nevada for all ages every September. Children, young and old, remain in awe as hot air balloons fill the sky.

Damonte Ranch Park

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Damonte Ranch Park is one of the newer parks in the Truckee Meadows area located off Damonte Ranch Parkway/Steamboat Parkway in South Reno, Nevada. First, I must say that this park is awesome! That being said and out of the way, I can now discuss the features of the park. This park’s main feature is a three-story structure with four slides (two of them enclosed). There is also a zip-line-like sliding feature for kids to zip back and forth from station to station. A climbing net, climbing bars, musical note tonal pipes and a rope-like platform crossing feature for kids to climb across from platform to platform. A rock wall, plenty of stairs, a lookout roost and what resembles a… Read More →