Washoe County Announcement

Ready, Set, Explore: “Walk with Washoe” steps into action
Take strides to explore parks and trails with Washoe County staff

Media Release
For Immediate Release

Contact: Amy Ventetuolo

Reno, Nev. June 1, 2017.  Washoe County is inviting your family to join their family and get active together while exploring nature through all the scenic parks and trails Washoe County has to offer.

“We are proud to lead this initiative for a second year,” says County Manager, John Slaughter. “We believe getting out and getting active is a great way to connect with the beauty of the outdoors here in Washoe County as well as with our community. We want to invite the public to come out, see Washoe County’s wonderful park system and get some exercise.”

The inaugural “Walk with Washoe” event begins Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at the Rancho San Rafael Park and will continue through Oct. 17, 2017. See complete schedule here.

What: “Walk with Washoe”, guided walking hikes through Washoe County’s parks and trails.

Who:  Washoe County Manager’s Office, Park Rangers and staff.

When: June 6, 2017 through Oct. 17, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.

Media availability: Interview opportunity with County Manager, John Slaughter, before the inaugural event on June 6, 2017 from 6:00-6:30pm. Great opportunity for live shots, interviews and scenic backdrops.

Ready, Set, Explore: Walk with Washoe is a part of the many ways the community can get out and get healthy with Washoe County’s Parks & Programs, click here for the flyer full of events.