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Washoe Lake State Park - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

4855 Eastlake Blvd, New Washoe City, NV 89704, USA

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About Washoe Lake State Park

Washoe Lake State Park is a year-round public recreation area occupying 3,775 acres . It lies to the east of lake Tahoe. The area around the park is known for its high winds making Washoe Lake a popular destination for windsurfers.

Attractions Near Washoe Lake State Park

Bowers Mansion
Bowers Mansion8.16km from Washoe Lake State Park

The Bowers Mansion was built in 1863 by Lemuel "Sandy" Bowers and his wife, Eilley Orrum Bowers, and is a prime example of the homes built in Nevada by the new millionaires of the Comstock Lode mining boom.

Nevada State Museum
Nevada State Museum8.25km from Washoe Lake State Park

The Nevada State Museum in Carson City is one of seven Nevada State Museums operated by the Nevada Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs. The primary building of the Museum is the former Carson City Mint. The exhibits include he world's largest exhibited Columbian Mammoth, The silver service from the USS Nevada, The Spirit Cave mummy, and more.

Nevada Governor Mansion
Nevada Governor Mansion8.31km from Washoe Lake State Park

The Nevada Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the Governor of Nevada and the Governor's family. Reno architect George A. Ferris designed this Classical Revival style mansion. It is listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.

Carson City Nugget
Carson City Nugget8.37km from Washoe Lake State Park

This is a hotel and casino located in Carson City, Nevada. It was one of Nevada's largest and most prosperous casinos. The casino and restaurants occupy nearly 30,000-square-foot and an 80-room hotel is located across North Carson Street. It was one of the famous hotels and casinos in Carson City.

Nevada State Capitol
Nevada State Capitol8.67km from Washoe Lake State Park

The Nevada State Capitol is the capitol building of the U.S. state of Nevada. It is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. It is also Nevada Historical Marker number 25. It is a building of monumental character and harmonious proportions.

Korean War Veterans Memorial Park
Korean War Veterans Memorial Park10.14km from Washoe Lake State Park

The Korean War Veterans Memorial is located in Washington, D.C.'s West Potomac Park, southeast of the Lincoln Memorial . It memorializes those who served in the Korean War.

Where is Washoe Lake State Park

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Washoe County
Washoe County
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Washoe County is a county in the U.S. state of Nevada. As of the 2010 census, the population was 421,407, making it Nevada's second-most populous county.