Loralei the Mayfly

Family Loralei the Mayfly

Directions: Directions McCarran Ranch Restoration Site: Directions from Reno: Take I-80 East to the Patrick exit (#28). After exiting, make two immediate right turns so you end up back on the frontage road that parallels the freeway and drive west for roughly 1/3 mile to a stop sign. Go straight through the stop sign and continue about 1/2 mile, cross over the railroad tracks and park in area next to green ranch house. Author Lynell Garfield as Loralei the Mayfly shares her life story on the Truckee River with a reading from The Secret Life of Streams with activities, tales, and tips for protecting and celebrating our Truckee River every day! Bring a picnic, water, sunscreen, water shoes. Enjoy a morning of art, story and exploring our favorite watering hole, the Truckee River! This inspiring, educational event is on the Truckee River's bank at McCarran Ranch, just 20 minutes downstream of Reno!

Event Details

Phone: 530.277.8719
Admission: Free

McCarran Ranch Preserve
Lower Truckee River at Patrick
Reno, NV 89434
P: 225.2830

Event Schedule

July 28 10am - 11:30am
Gate/Door Time: 10am


City of Reno