There's a steep hike up from either the Bayview or Eagle Falls trailheads, but the lakes of Desolation are a perfect summer destination.
Place Category: State Parks
Bartley Ranch Regional Park is located on Bartley Ranch Road, just off of Lakeside Drive south of McCarran Blvd in south Reno. Consisting of 56 acres of scenic pasture, walking trails, a regulation size horse arena and warmup arena, the Western Heritage Interpretive Center and the newly restored Historic Huffaker School. This is a great spot for urban trail running, close to lodging and shopping centers.