Welcome to Windy Pinwheel

Windy Pinwheel - Kids activies in Northern Nevada & Wolf Pack Gear wolf packWindy Pinwheel was created by two families who are graduates of the University of , Reno and are avid fans who love to spend time with their children. We enjoy having fun with our kids and discovering new kids activities in Northern and having family fun adventures in Northern and the Sierras region as well. We, want this website to be a resource for other parents in Northern for finding activities to do with kids that are fun, family-friendly, educational, and most importantly, cost effective.

We will review various family-friendly venues, provide information about great adventures for you and your children in and around the Northern area from Reno, Sparks, Fernley, Fallon, and Carson City, all the way to Lake Tahoe, Apple Hill, Dayton, Elko, Winnemucca and beyond, and host a giveaway or two from time to time along the way.

Our articles and reviews span technology reviews of the latest iOS apps for the iPad and iPhone as well as new arts and ideas and even an occasional write up showing our pride in our Alma Mater, the University of .

From a review of the latest Reno park, like Pah Rah or Damonte Ranch Park, to areas like Lake Tahoe, articles where you can download “printables” such as seasonal love notes to put in your child’s lunchbox, we have it all. We want to be your one-stop shop for all things kids, children and in Northern and the Sierras!

At Windy Pinwheel, we also invite you to view our eCommerce Online Store to shop for children’s like LEGO Dimensions and other video games, Melissa and Doug items or a tutu for your budding ballerina. We also have Nevada Proud items like cell phone cases, flags, children’s s, and University of Nevada, Reno Wolf Pack gear for the greatest fans on Earth.

We also invite you to advertise on our site and submit a guest post that is family-friendly for our audience. We welcome all contributors.

So, what are you waiting for, dive in and learn about the family fun adventures waiting for you in Northern and the Sierras you could be having with your kids. Read more…

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