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Oxbow Nature Study Area

Oxbow Nature Study Area is a 22-acre conservation area and public access nature space. The nature study area is jointly managed by the Nevada Department of Wildlife and the City of Reno. Located along the Truckee River, it is home to a diverse array of flora and fauna, including a variety of bird species, fish, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians.

Visitors to the Oxbow Nature Study Area can enjoy a range of outdoor activities, including hiking, birdwatching, picnicking, and nature photography. The area also hosts educational programs and events throughout the year, providing opportunities for visitors to learn more about the natural environment and where they can experience the beauty, wonder, and biodiversity of nature. Whether you're a local resident or a visitor to Reno, Nevada, a visit to the Oxbow Nature Study Area is sure to inspire and educate you on the importance of protecting our planet for generations to come.

This site has public bathrooms.

The website below lists upcoming events:

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