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Pictures at the National Automobile Museum in Reno
The National Automobile Museum in Reno is among the best of its kind in the world. The National Automobile Museum features cars from the dawn of the automobile age through the present day. The National Automobile Museum is also called The Harrah Collection because most of the vehicles on display are from late casino mogul William F. Harrah.
Riding the Virginia & Truckee Railroad
Today's Virginia & Truckee Railroad is an excursion line built on most of the original roadbed between Virginia City and Carson City, Nevada. Riders on the restored V & T travel through the fabulous era when Virginia City's Comstock mines made it one of the richest places in the world.
Pictures from Hiking the Mt. Rose Summit Trail
The Mt. Rose trail has something for the whole family. You will enjoy great photo opportunities and a rewarding hiking experience whether you trek all the way to the summit of Mt. Rose or just meander partway. The well-graded and maintained trail is suitable for children and open to your well-behaved and controlled pet.
Pictures of the Reno / Lake Tahoe Region
These pictures submitted by RenoTahoe.About.com readers feature the beauty and diversity of the Reno / Tahoe region and showcase the photographic talents of area residents.
Pictures of Reno's Wells Avenue Neighborhood & Shopping District
Reno's Wells Avenue neighborhood and shopping district is a piece of how Reno used to be. The historic area is a mix of businesses and homes along both sides of Wells Avenue, creating a district where most everything is within walking distance. Wells Avenue is a part of Reno where diversity is a key ingredient to the flavor of the area.
Pictures of Lake Tahoe
To say that Lake Tahoe is a photographer's dream come true is an obvious understatement. Spring, summer, fall, and winter, this Sierra Nevada gem presents unsurpassed photographic opportunities. Photography is only one of the many recreational options at Lake Tahoe.
How to Submit a Photo to About Reno / Tahoe
Submit photos to Reno / Tahoe. How to share your photography pictures on Reno / Tahoe, Nevada, NV
Pictures of Reno's Damonte Ranch Neighborhood
Damonte Ranch is one of Reno's newest neighborhoods. Besides single-family homes, Damonte Ranch has villages with nice apartments, condos, and duet homes. There are also some homesite lots available. Called a master planned community, Damonte Ranch is organized as a series of subdivisions. Several builders are involved and each part is characterized by homes of similar type, size, and pricing.
Pictures of Reno's South Meadows / Double Diamond Neighborhood
South Meadows / Double Diamond is one of Reno's newest neighborhoods. It is located in southeast Reno with the Virginia Range as a backdrop on the east side. Besides single-family homes, South Meadows has some nice apartments, condos, and duet homes (what used to be called duplexes). Many of the subdivisions in South Meadows are gated and offer a variety of amenities to residents, such as pools, …
Pictures of Scheels, in the Legends at Sparks Marina
Scheels, in the Legends at Sparks Marina, is billed as the world's largest all-sports store. Scheels is 295,000 square feet and two floors of virtually the entire range of sports equipment known to man. It is divided into individual boutiques and shops, each specializing in a specific sporting topic. There is also a deli and fudge shop, a service shop for your sports equipment, and the signature …
Pictures of Virginia City, Nevada
Virginia City is a place right out of the Old West. Visitors will find intact many of the places that made it one of the richest spots on Earth during its late 1800s heyday. You can stroll the wooden sidewalks, have a drink in a saloon, learn the history in numerous museums, tour a mine, and marvel at how millions in silver and gold were wrested from the bleak environment of Mt. Davidson.
Reno Workers Pictures
Reno's workers are the people who build and maintain our streets, buildings, parks, businesses, and all the other places we use every day. They are out there in good weather and bad, helping make Reno and the Truckee Meadows a nice place to live. We tend to take them for granted, but we would sure notice if they didn't help keep things humming along.
Government Buildings in Reno
Government buildings in Reno, Nevada, are a mix of historic structures and newer, modern facilities. Reno's government buildings include city, county, and federal offices.
Reno Santa Pub Crawl Pictures
A variety of Santas, Mrs. Santas, elves, and other holiday beings take to the downtown streets for the annual Reno Santa Pub Crawl. This roving party attracts hundreds of revelers who visit over two dozen bars and nightclubs around the neighborhood. The Reno Santa Pub Crawl isn't totally about selfish debauchery, though. Proceeds from the event benefit local charity organizations.
Reno Snow Pictures
Reno snow occurs mainly from November through March, with snowfall averaging 23.5 inches per year. Reno's location at the western edge of the Great Basin and in the rain shadow of the Sierra Nevada mountains results in some interesting and unpredictable winter weather. Reno has a dry climate with an average of 7.48 inches of precipitation, but this can and does vary widely from year to year.
Pictures of Reno's West Street Market
Reno's West Street Market had its grand opening on Saturday, December 6, 2008. West Street Market, a project of the Reno Redevelopment Agency, has transformed a block of old brick buildings into a fun shopping and dining area occupied by over a dozen new restaurants and stores.
Reno Rink on the River Pictures
Pictures of winter ice skating fun at Rink on the River in downtown Reno, right next to the Truckee River. Rink on the River is a place for families to have fun during the winter season.
Fall Color Pictures from the Reno / Lake Tahoe Region
Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. A sudden cold snap will make trees shed their leaves quickly.
Riding the Squaw Valley Cable Car
Riding the Squaw Valley Cable Car is a spectacular adventure. The trip from the Village at Squaw Valley to High Camp is an ascent of 2000 feet with views across the Sierra Nevada, including Lake Tahoe. The gondolas have have huge windows, giving riders a 360 degree view. There are no bad seats.
Nevada Wild Horse Pictures
Wild horses are a symbol of Nevada and the American West. These wild horses pictures illustrate some aspects of wild horse and burro management issues the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) faces in Nevada.
Kings Beach State Recreation Area at Lake Tahoe
Kings Beach State Recreation Area at Lake Tahoe is 43 miles and less than an hour from downtown Reno. This beautiful, family friendly park on Lake Tahoe's north shore is a perfect place to go when the heat is on in Reno. There is a long sandy beach, a shallow shoreline for children, and water toy rentals including, paddle boats, water bikes, tubes, and jet skis.
Wingfield Park in Downtown Reno
Wingfield Park in downtown Reno is the place for Truckee River water play during Reno's hot summer months. Together with the Truckee River Whitewater Park, it's like a free water park right in the middle of the city.
Reno / Tahoe Farmers' Market Pictures
Reno, Sparks, Lake Tahoe farmers' markets offer fresh produce and fruit. Many farmers' markets also have food, crafts, and entertainment. Nevada Grown means produce locally grown.
Reno / Tahoe Sky Pictures
Skies over Reno, Lake Tahoe, and northern Nevada are beautiful and varied. Different cloud patterns and beautiful sunsets are frequent treats for photographers and sky watchers around Reno / Tahoe.
Reno's Downtown Casino Glitz Glows Bright at Night
Pictures of Reno, Nevada at night are photographs of scenes that appear far different during the day. Night lights reveal the glitz of the casinos and hotels along downtown Virginia Street.
Northern Nevada Wildflowers
Wildflowers grow in abundance around Reno / Tahoe, both in the desert areas and up in the relatively moist Sierra Nevada. Spring can be a colorful season when conditions are right.