Sparks Marina Park
Posted July 17, 2015 by Wager-Evans Dental
The summer heat is sizzling. The central air is nice, but the kids want to be outside. What can you do in the outdoors and still keep cool? Go to the lake of course! Sparks Marina Park is a 77-acre lake featuring sandy beaches, paths for walking and biking, and trees for shade. A great place for anything water related, including swimming, fishing, sailing, boating, windsurfing, and scuba diving. There is no shortage of ways to keep cool this summer while enjoying the beautiful Nevada outdoors at Sparks Marina Park.
What: Sparks Marina Park
Where: 300 Howard Drive, Sparks, NV
Park Hours: 6AM to 10PM Daily; for swimming hours visit: http://www.cityofsparks.us/residents/parks-and-facilities/sparks-marina
This 81-acre park features a 77-acre lake that contains about 1 billion gallons of water. Two to three million gallons of fresh water replenish the lake daily by way of a natural spring. The lake plays host to a myriad of water and outdoor activities including:
- Swimming, boating, windsurfing, fishing, sailing, scuba diving
- 2 miles of walking and biking paths
Other amenities include:
- Concession stand
- Doggie park
Nearby to the west of the marina is the Western Village Inn and Casino. Choose from three different restaurants to satisfy your fancy and enjoy the casino while you are at it. You can also enjoy Anchors Bar & Grill overlooking the water. Before, during, or after your visit, check out Outlets at Legends a 1-million square foot shopping and entertainment center just east of the marina.
Dr. Brian Evans, Dr. William Wager, and our highly experienced team at Wager Evans Dental are devoted to our patients and their families, and dedicated to providing first-rate dental care in a comfortable, inviting environment. Located in Reno, we proudly welcome residents from Spanish Springs, Sparks, Incline Village, Dayton, Fernley, and all surrounding communities. To schedule a consultation or your next dental appointment, visit our Reno, NV office, or contact us today by calling (775) 800-4845.