Winnemucca Lake in Washoe County, Nevada, United States - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

Get Travalour for free on Google Play

Winnemucca Lake

Winnemucca Lake, Nevada 89424, USA

Lake/ River/ Ponds
Outdoors- Other

About Winnemucca Lake

Winnemucca Lake is a dry lake bed that features the oldest known petroglyphs in North America. it was a shallow lake that is home to several petroglyphs long believed to be very old.



Attractions near Winnemucca Lake

Pyramid Lake20.06km from Winnemucca Lake

Pyramid Lake is the geographic sink of the basin of the Truckee River. Pyramid Lake is an endorheic lake. It has no outlet, with water leaving only by evaporation or sub-surface seepage.

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church72.19km from Winnemucca Lake

This is a huge church of Christianity. It is part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Reno.It was used as a Catholic church as late as 2004 when construction on a larger building was completed and the parish moved to current location. Daily a lot of people visits this place and is a calm and quiet surrounding.

Fleischmann Planetarium76.03km from Winnemucca Lake

Fleischmann's planetarium was built in 1963. It was the first planetarium in the United States to feature a 360-degree projector capable of providing horizon-to-horizon images and through time-lapse photography showing an entire day's weather in a few minutes. DAily a lot of peoples visits this place and is one of the major tourist spot of this locality.

Circus Circus Reno77.13km from Winnemucca Lake

This is a hotel and casino which was located in Downtown reno Newada. It includes a 625 room hotel and a 66,515 sq ft casino which features free circus acts on a regular basis throughout the day over the midway which also offers 33 carnival games.

National Automobile Museum77.44km from Winnemucca Lake

The National Automobile Museum, located just south of the Truckee River in Reno, Nevada, displays historic automobiles from the late 19th century and from throughout the 20th. Most of the vehicles displayed are from the collection of the late casino owner William F. Harrah, and so the museum is sometimes referred to as The Harrah Collection.

Mount Rose99.62km from Winnemucca Lake

Mount Rose is the highest mountain in Washoe County, It ranks thirty-seventh among the most topographically prominent peaks in the state. This place is famous for trekking and mountaineering. A lot of people visit this place every day.

Where is Winnemucca Lake

Discover more attractions in Washoe County, where Winnemucca Lake is located

Washoe County11 attractions

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.