A report on Truckee RiverReno, Nevada and Nevada

The Truckee River at Verdi, Nevada, when the Central Pacific Railroad reached the site in 1868
The Truckee River in Truckee, California, with Donner Creek flowing in from the right
The Overland Limited at Reno in 1913
Mexico in 1824. Alta California included today's Nevada.
Aerial view from the south of the Truckee River where it drains to Pyramid Lake
Sculpture representing a steam locomotive, in Ely, Nevada. Early locomotives played an important part in Nevada's mining industry.
Rafting and tubing for recreation on the Truckee River in Reno Nevada USA on the 4th of July 2018
The flag that was used by Reno from 1959 up to the flag change on April 25, 2018
Nevada territory in 1861
The headwaters of the Truckee River at Lake Tahoe Dam
Reno Nevada and the Truckee Meadows south west of the Reno Tahoe International Airport has a large herd of mustang horses. These horses nurse and range around the runoff of Steamboat Creek. The mustang is a notable iconic image of the Nevada range land, which includes Reno.
Mountains west of Las Vegas in the Mojave Desert
The Truckee River near Truckee, California.
Dog Valley, west of Reno, an area of active faulting
A valley near Pyramid Lake
Sunset in Reno
Topographic map of Nevada
Map of racial distribution in Reno, 2010 U.S. Census. Each dot is 25 people:
Little Finland rock formation in Nevada
Downtown Reno, including the city's famous arch over Virginia Street
Köppen climate types of Nevada, using 1991-2020 climate normals.
Silver Legacy Hotel with Downtown Reno in the background
The Las Vegas Strip looking South
A panorama of downtown Reno in 2012
Carson City Mint in Carson City. Carson City is an independent city and the capital of Nevada.
Night arrival of medical transport helicopter at Renown Regional Medical Center
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Calico basin
Exterior of Nevada Museum of Art
Great Basin National Park
Reno Events Center
The quartzite of Doso Doyabi in Great Basin National Park
Reno Whitewater Festival at the whitewater park in Reno
Valley of Fire State Park
Virginia Lake is a popular place for people to walk their dog in Reno.
Mount Charleston
River rafting on the 4th of July, 2018 on the Truckee River
Population density map of Nevada
T6s line up for the 2014 Reno Air Races
The Winnemucca Sand Dunes, north of Winnemucca
An older picture showing part of the University of Nevada, Reno campus in the foreground
Downtown Reno
Reno skyline in June 2006
East Las Vegas suburbs
I-80 in Downtown Reno
Nevada quarter
Reno skyline in September 2014
MGM Grand, with sign promoting it as The City of Entertainment
Lake Tahoe on the Nevada–California border
Goldstrike (Post-Betze) Mine in the Carlin Trend, the largest Carlin-type deposit in the world, containing more than 35000000 ozt gold
Cattle near the Bruneau River in Elko County
Ranching in Washoe County
State route shield
U.S. Route50, also known as "The Loneliest Road in America"
The Nevada State Legislative Building in Carson City
The courthouse of the Supreme Court of Nevada
A map that details the federal land in southern Nevada, showing Nellis Air Force Base Complex and Nevada Test Site
Party registration by county (February 2021):

The Truckee River is a river in the U.S. states of California and Nevada.

- Truckee River

Reno is a city in the northwest section of the U.S. state of Nevada, along the Nevada-California border, about 22 mi from Lake Tahoe, known as "The Biggest Little City in the World".

- Reno, Nevada

Known for its casino and tourism industry, Reno is the county seat and largest city of Washoe County and sits in the High Eastern Sierra foothills, in the Truckee River valley, on the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada.

- Reno, Nevada

It flows generally northeast through the mountains to Truckee, California, then turns sharply to the east and flows into Nevada, through Reno and Sparks and along the northern end of the Carson Range.

- Truckee River

Several rivers drain from the Sierra Nevada eastward, including the Walker, Truckee, and Carson rivers.

- Nevada

Its county seat is Reno.

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The south shore of Lake Tahoe in California, as seen from the west shore

Lake Tahoe

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Large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada of the United States.

Large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada of the United States.

The south shore of Lake Tahoe in California, as seen from the west shore
North Lake Tahoe aerial photo
Lake Tahoe, view of California shore from Nevada side
Sunrise over lake Tahoe
Fallen Leaf Lake and Lake Tahoe in background from Angora Ridge Rd. to the Angora Lakes Resort
Sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) jumping a beaver dam
Damaged beaver dam on Blackwood Creek. Beaver dams are easily crossed by trout and their ponds may serve as critical breaks for wildfires.
An 1860s map of "Lake Bigler" during the name controversy
The only outlet of Lake Tahoe and the headwaters of the Truckee River at Lake Tahoe Dam
An example of road runoff with fine sediment at El Dorado Beach. However, this storm drain was removed during construction. The new beach now called Lakeview Commons opened in mid-2012.
Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe
Secret Beach on Lake Tahoe's Nevada side
A view from the east shore of Lake Tahoe
Ski slopes overlooking Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Gondola Ride
A sailboat on Lake Tahoe
Motorcycle by Lake Tahoe
View from the Tahoe Rim Trail
Casinos in Stateline, Nevada
Cave Rock Tunnel on US 50
U.S. Route 50 in South Lake Tahoe
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Lying at 6225 ft, it straddles the state line between California and Nevada, west of Carson City.

The Truckee River is the lake's only outlet, flowing northeast through Reno, Nevada, into Pyramid Lake which has no outlet.

During ski season, thousands of people from all over Nevada and California, including Reno, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, and Sacramento, flock to the slopes for downhill skiing.

Kearsarge Lakes Basin is named after the USS Kearsarge

Sierra Nevada

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Mountain range in the Western United States, between the Central Valley of California and the Great Basin.

Mountain range in the Western United States, between the Central Valley of California and the Great Basin.

Kearsarge Lakes Basin is named after the USS Kearsarge
The Sierra hosts many waterways, such as the Tuolumne River.
Mount Whitney, the highest peak in the range and the contiguous United States
Mount Tallac above Lake Tahoe
View of Sequoia National Park from Moro Rock
Sevehah Cliff, near Convict Lake, shows severely deformed Devonian rock
Yosemite Valley in Yosemite National Park was carved by glaciers
Red Slate Mountain (elevation 13156 ft) is still covered with snow in June.
Tuolumne Meadows is an example of a subalpine meadow in the Sierra.
John Frémont was an early American explorer of the Sierra
Map of gold fields in the Sierra
The exploration team for the California Geological Survey, 1864
The General Sherman Tree, a giant sequoia in Sequoia National Park, is the world's largest tree by volume.

The vast majority of the range lies in the state of California, although the Carson Range spur lies primarily in Nevada.

From north to south, the Susan River flows into intermittent Honey Lake, the Truckee River flows from Lake Tahoe into Pyramid Lake, the Carson River runs into Carson Sink, the Walker River into Walker Lake; Rush, Lee Vining and Mill Creeks flow into Mono Lake; and the Owens River into dry Owens Lake.

Because of the large number of airplanes that have crashed in the Sierra Nevada, primarily due to the complex weather and atmospheric conditions such as downdrafts and microbursts caused by geography there, a portion of the area, a triangle whose vertices are Reno, Nevada; Fresno, California; and Las Vegas, Nevada, has been dubbed the "Nevada Triangle", in reference to the Bermuda Triangle.