Galena Fish Hatchery

Galena Fish Hatchery is located in the Galena Creek Regional Park

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Facility Type: Building

Description: This rustic and handsomely restored stone building is perfectly suited for the natural beauty that surrounds it. The fish hatchery has high ceilings with fans and a kitchen/serving area. The outdoor patio area offers breathtaking views of Galena Creek, Marilyn's Pond and the surrounding pine forest.
Parking close to the building is limited with only 24 regular parking spaces and one handicapped space. It is recommended that a drop-off and pick-up plan is in place when reserving the building. Restroom facilities are detached from the building and shared with other park users.  The facility does not have air conditioning, but does have a heating system.
*The Fish Hatchery is available mid-May through mid-October weather permitting.
Capacity: 130
* Approximately 25, 30 X 72 rectangular folding tables and 10 60" diameter round tables.
* Approximately 130 folding chairs.  Chairs are for indoor use only.
* Linens are not provided
* Refrigerator
* Microwave
* Sink
* Large counter space
* No Playground
* Restrooms located outside of the building
* No Wi-Fi or audio/video equipment available
Park Reservable Hours:
* 8:00 am to 10:00 pm Sunday through Thursday
* 8:00 am to 12:00 am Friday and Saturday
Additional Information:
* The Cancellation Policy is in effect when the reservation is made.  Please read the Terms and Conditions before making a reservation
* Reservations are made one year in advance from the current date
* Fees are due at the time the reservation is made
* Some events require a Certificate of Liability insurance that names Washoe County as an additional insured.  Contact Parks Reservation staff for requirement
* Alcohol is not permitted at any reservable facility unless permitted through a Facility Use Permit
* A security guard is required for events that go past 6:00 pm.  We are currently in the process of changing our security services provider.  Customers who reserve a facility will be contacted by Reservation Staff once this is in place.
* Hours must include your set up and clean up
* Vendor trucks are not allowed in the park without prior authorization.  If you would like your event catered by a vendor truck, please contact Parks Reservations for rules and regulations
* Music, or any amplified sound, is not permitted in outside facilities.  Doors must remain closed to the building
* No open flames permitted (floating candles, candles, tiki torches or other open flame articles)
* No tape, tacks, or nails can be used for decorations
* No piñatas, glitter, confetti, rice, flower petals or birdseed permitted
* All Washoe County buildings are non-smoking facilities
* Your group is responsible for knowing and adhering to all Washoe County Park rules
Fee Information:
2018 Facility Use Fee
$150.00/hr with a 2-hour minimum
$500.00 refundable cleaning/security deposit
To make a reservation by phone with a Visa or MasterCard, contact Parks Reservations at (775) 823-6501, or in person by check or money order at 1001 E 9th Street, Bldg A, 2nd Floor.  Note:  Checks will not be accepted less than 30 days to the event.
Contact Information:
Ranger Office: (775) 849-2511
Reservations: (775) 823-6501
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