February Events at Washoe Lake State Park

WASHOE VALLEY, NV – Washoe Lake State Park is offering a variety of events during the month of February.
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Guided Nature Walk at Dayton State Park

DAYTON, NV – Join park staff for a guided nature walk along the Carson River at Dayton State Park.
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History talks at Mormon Station State Historic Park

GENOA, NV – Join park rangers at Mormon Station State Historic Park in Genoa for a history series covering early settlement and historic trails through Nevada.
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Full Moon Hike at Washoe Lake State Park

NEW WASHOE CITY, NV – Washoe Lake State Park is offering a full moon hike along the Deadman’s Creek Trail on Saturday, January 23, 5:30 p.m.
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First Day Hikes at Nevada State Parks

CARSON CITY, NV – Celebrate New Year's Day 2015 with Nevada State Parks.
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Tule Springs First Day Hike on Friday, January 1, 2016

LAS VEGAS, NV – Join Nevada State park rangers on January 1 for a walk in that ancient Nevada at Tule Springs.
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Holiday Open House and Food Drive at Buckland Station on Saturday, December 12

SILVER SPRINGS, NV – Join us for some holiday cheer and pioneer traditions at Buckland Station. Take a self-guided tour, help decorate the house for the holidays and enjoy sweet treats and period crafts for kids.
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Saturday Events at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park

LAS VEGAS, NV – Join Park Rangers at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort, where Las Vegas truly began, and attend one of our weekly events hosted every Saturday in December.
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December Events at Washoe Lake State Park

NEW WASHOE CITY, NV – In December, Washoe Lake State Park will offer two opportunities to learn about past holiday traditions and local history.
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Sunrise Hike at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, Friday, November 27

LAS VEGAS, NV – Walk off that turkey dinner and enjoy a beautiful stroll in the early morning hours on a hike through the park’s historic area, past Lake Harriet and on to the Overlook.
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Genoa Hanging Tree hike at Mormon Station State Historic Park on Sunday, November 22

GENOA, NV – Come out to Mormon Station State Historic Park in Genoa to learn about “the blackest episode in the history of Nevada”.
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Thanksgiving Dutch oven cooking demonstration at Mormon Station State Historic Park Saturday, November 21

GENOA, NV – Come join us at Mormon Station State Historic Park for a Thanksgiving Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
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Celebrate Native American Heritage Month at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park

LAS VEGAS, NV – To celebrate Native American Heritage Month the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort will offer a special program recognizing the rich traditions of Native Americans.
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November Events at Washoe Lake State Park

NEW WASHOE CITY, NV – Washoe Lake State Park will offer two guided hikes and a full moon hike this November.
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November Events at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park

LAS VEGAS, NV – The Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park is hosting an array of fun, interactive events for the entire family throughout the month of November.
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November Events at Valley of Fire State Park

OVERTON, NV – Valley of Fire State Park has a wide array of interpretive programs and guided hikes scheduled in November.
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Fort Churchill Hosts 1st Annual Photo Contest

SILVER SPRINGS, NV – Fort Churchill State Historic Park is pleased to announce its first annual amateur photo contest.
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Civil War Days in the Battle Born State at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park on Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25

LAS VEGAS, NV – Spring Mountain Ranch State Park showcases our history with the Silver State Civil War Reenactment.
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October Events at Valley of Fire State Park

OVERTON, NV – Valley of Fire State Park is offering a wide variety of guided hikes and interpretive programs this October.
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Comstock History Lecture Series

DAYTON, NV – The Comstock Foundation for History and Culture is launching the Comstock History Lecture Series, which includes seven themed lectures that focus on Comstock History.
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Dutch Oven Cooking Demonstration at Mormon Station State Historic Park Sunday, October 4th

GENOA, NV – Step back in time and sample authentic Dutch oven fare as you learn how early pioneers crossing the California Trail prepared their meals.
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Mountain Man Rendezvous at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park - Saturday October 31 and Sunday November 1

LAS VEGAS, NV – Spring Mountain Ranch State Park will host a gathering of costumed re-enactors who will bring the fur-trade of the 1830s to life.
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October Events at Washoe Lake State Park

NEW WASHOE CITY, NV – Washoe Lake State Park will offer two guided hikes in October, including a hike through the sand dunes and a full moon walk, as well as a campfire program on Native American Medicine.
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October Events at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park

LAS VEGAS, NV – The Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort is hosting an array of fun, interactive events for the entire family throughout the month of October.
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Volunteers needed for weed-pull event at Big Bend of the Colorado State Recreation Area

LAUGHLIN, NV – Volunteers are needed to remove invasive fountaingrass at Big Bend of the Colorado State Recreation Area.
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Halloween Spooktacular at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park on Saturday, October 17

LAS VEGAS, NV – Celebrate all things autumn at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park.
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October Events at Spring Valley State Park

PIOCHE, NV – Spring Valley State Park will host a fly fishing tournament and scorpion hike in the month of October.
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Second Annual Dutch Oven Cook-Off at Lahontan State Recreation Area on Saturday, October 3rd

FALLON, NV – Show off your cast iron cooking skills and sample delicious Dutch oven fare at Lahontan State Recreation Area’s second annual Dutch Oven Cook-off.
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Scorpion Hike at Echo Canyon State Park on Saturday, September 26th

PIOCHE, NV – Join a park ranger to learn about one of the most adaptive predatory arthropods, the scorpion.
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Dutch Oven Cooking Class and Demonstration at Lahontan State Recreation Area on Saturday, September 12th

FALLON, Nev. – Learn the art of cast iron cooking and sample delicious Dutch oven fare, including a variety of breakfast dishes, at the Lahontan State Recreation Area Dutch oven cooking class and demonstration.
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September Events at Fort Churchill State Historic Park

SILVER SPRINGS, Nev. – Fort Churchill State Historic Park is offering a variety of ranger-led programs during the month of September.
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Nevada State Parks Wood Permit Sale Saturday, September 12

CARSON CITY, Nev. – Permits for firewood will go on sale Saturday, September 12, with approximately 150 permits available on a first-come, first-served basis.
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September Events at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Join Park Rangers at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort, where Las Vegas truly began, and enjoy one of our Saturday programs throughout the month.
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Stargazing at Spooner Lake State Park on Friday, August 21

LAKE TAHOE, Nev. – Enjoy a laser-guided tour of starry wonders with professional stargazer, Gigi Giles.
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Dutch Oven Cooking Class and Demonstration at Buckland Station Saturday, August 15

SILVER SPRINGS, Nev. – Learn to cook like a pioneer and sample delicious Dutch oven fare at the Buckland Station Dutch oven cooking class and demonstration.
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Kid’s Carp Fishing Derby at Little Washoe Lake Saturday, August 22

NEW WASHOE CITY, Nev. – Washoe Lake State Park is partnering with the Nevada Department of Wildlife to host a kid’s carp fishing derby...
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Yoga on the Meadow at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park in August

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Come stretch your body and relax your spirit in the shade of the breathtaking Red Rock Canyon escarpment.
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Star Party at Washoe Lake State Park Saturday, August 15

NEW WASHOE CITY, Nev. - The Northern Nevada Astronomical Group will conduct a star party and astronomy program at Washoe Lake State Park.
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August Events at Fort Churchill State Historic Park

SILVER SPRINGS, Nev. - Fort Churchill State Historic Park is offering a variety of ranger-led programs during the month of August.
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Bats: Truth or Tales? Saturday, August 1 at Washoe Lake State Park

NEW WASHOE CITY, Nev. - Learn what these often misunderstood animals eat, where they live and how they are beneficial to us..
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Water on the Meadow at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park in August

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Spring Mountain Ranch State Park is an oasis in the Mojave Desert, with six springs that pour out hundreds of gallons of water per minute. “Water on the Meadow” is a conservation-minded water-slide event.
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Saturday Events at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park in August

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Come down and join Park Rangers at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort, where Las Vegas truly began, and attend one of our weekly programs hosted every Saturday in August.
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Blue Moon hike at Washoe Lake State Park Friday, July 31

NEW WASHOE CITY, Nev. - Take a moonlit walk under a blue moon, the second full moon in the month of July, and learn about the history of Washoe Valley.
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Campfire Program at Washoe Lake State Park Wednesday, July 15

NEW WASHOE CITY, Nev. - Learn all about scorpions during this campfire talk.
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Stargazing at South Fork State Recreation Area on Saturday, July 25

SPRING CREEK, Nev. - South Fork State Recreation Area will host an astronomy presentation on Saturday, July 25.
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July Events at Fort Churchill State Historic Park

SILVER SPRINGS, Nev. – Fort Churchill State Historic Park is offering a variety of programs during the month of July. Programs highlight the area’s rich history and abundant natural resources.
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Genoa Americana Celebration at Mormon Station State Historic Park on Saturday, July 4

GENOA, NV. – Come out to Mormon Station State Historic Park in Genoa and discover the Genoa Americana Celebration.
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Yoga on the Meadow at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park in July

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Come stretch your body and relax your spirit in the shade of the breathtaking Red Rock Canyon escarpment.
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Water on the Meadow at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park in July

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Spring Mountain Ranch State Park is an oasis in the Mojave Desert, with six springs that pour out hundreds of gallons of water per minute. “Water on the Meadow” is a conservation-minded water-slide event.
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Events at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park in July

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort is hosting an array of fun, interactive events for the entire family throughout the month of July.
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Stargazing at Spooner Lake State Park on Friday, July 10

LAKE TAHOE, NV – Enjoy a laser-guided tour of starry wonders with professional stargazer Gigi Giles.
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Saturday Events at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort is hosting an array of fun, interactive events for the entire family throughout the months of June and July.
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Wildflower Walks at Spooner Lake State Park in June

LAKE TAHOE, Nev. – Take a leisurely, two-hour walk around Spooner Lake, home to over 100 species of wildflowers.
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North Canyon Creek Management Road at Spooner Lake will close for maintenance: Monday-Thursday, June 1 through July 12

SPOONER LAKE, Nev. – A meadow restoration and road rehabilitation project will close the first 1.5 mile segment of North Canyon Road...
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