Location & Hours

Great Horned Owl

HOURS OF OPERATION: The Arboretum & Botanical Garden is open during regular park hours, year-round.

Summer:  8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Fall (Day after Labor Day to fall time change): 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Winter (Fall time change to spring time change): 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

GETTING HERE: We are located within Rancho San Rafael Regional Park, 1595 N. Sierra Street, Reno, NV 89503.

Map of the gardens


  • Office phone number (775) 785-4153
  • Horticulturist: Bill Carlos, M.S., bcarlos@washoecounty.us
  • Horticulture Assistant: Phil Brazier, ISA Certified Arborist pbrazier@washoecounty.us
  • Maintenance Worker II:Bradon Franklin, ISA Certified Arborist