Transportation to Event

The streets near the event become extremely congested; alternative transportation modes are highly recommended.


Walk or ride the Riverwalk! Idlewild Park sits right on the Truckee River Riverwalk, with the river trail path hugging the edge of the park. Walk the safe route or ride your bike.

Many Spokes for Many Folks (MS4MF) – Ride a scheduled group bike ride from various points of the compass directly to the event. Don’t want to start so early? Use the plotted safe route any time during the day and head right to the event. Check out each of the routes here:  (2017 ROUTES TBA). At the event, check out bicycle resources and activities at the event, and use free bike parking or valet from Reno Bike Project.

Ride the Bus! RTC route #16 drops off right at Booth and Idlewild!

Rideshare!  RTC’s TRIP MATCH allows you to find other people coming to the event. Register now with Idlewild Park or Reno Earth day as one of your destinations and let the matching begin!

CARPOOL – Bring as many people in one vehicle as possible! Even for participants parking in the park – parking in the area is limited! If you are driving, note there is no public parking within the park or on Idlewild Dr. There is FREE parking at Reno High School 1/2 block away. Shuttles will run from the Reno High lots to the park from noon until 6pm. There is ADA parallel parking on Idlewild Dr. -westbound side right before Cowan Dr. entrance (aka East Gate).

 

 

Remember – whether in the park, at Reno High, or in the neighborhood, if you’re parked, TURN THE KEY!  Be Idle Free at Idlewild!