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Swan Lake Nature Study Area is under construction

The Swan Lake Nature Study Area will be under construction beginning Monday, October 29th with repairs being made to the trails as well as sections of the floating boardwalk. These areas will not be accessible during construction but will re-open as soon as possible once work is completed. Thank you for your patience during this time.

Download the new MOBILE version of the Galena Creek Nature Trail Guide

Explore the Nature Trail located at Galena Creek Regional Park while following along to our new mobile and interactive Galena Creek Nature Trail Guide, formatted for easier use from a mobile device.


Pick up a Junior Ranger Activity Guide!

Looking for engaging, park-based activities to do with your children? Download our Junior Ranger Activity Guide or pick up a copy at your local park office. This free program can be done at your own pace, is flexible enough to appeal to a large age range, and can be completed at any combination of Washoe County parks. Visit our Become a Junior Ranger page for complete details.

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Call 311 to find resources, ask questions, and utilize Washoe County services. Learn More »