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April 18, 2013
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Truckee River’s Whitewater park

The Truckee River Whitewater Park has changed how many people think about downtown Reno. The park, which opened in 2004, has transformed a half-mile stretch of the Truckee next to Wingfield Park, from an often-overlooked irrigation ditch lined with concrete walls to a popular recreational playground. Where once the only ones paying much attention to the Truckee were the ducks and occasional beaver, now dozens of folks can be found kayaking, tubing, rafting and floating on the water. During the warmer months, the Whitewater Park attracts families with children, who can enjoy playing in the tamer pools of water, as …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Apr 18, 2013 07:36PM Published Apr 18, 2013 07:36PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.