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Fishing kayak for big guys at Reno

Fishing kayak for big guys at Reno

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Fishing kayak for big guys - Ever since Reno was founded in the 19th Century, the placid Truckee River flowed through the center of town. Then, in 1983, it was converted into a tourist attraction, which has become popular with residents as well. Bulldozers, cranes and super-size trucks containing giant boulders configured a half-mile stretch of the formerly gentle waters into the kayaking and river-rafting venue. Now it's billed as the “only such river attraction to be built in the heart of a 24-hour casino resort city.” Best Stand Up Fishing Kayak Park and Prices The Truckee River Whitewater Park at Wingfield, with its rapids, drop pools and slalom course, cost $1.5 million. While fishing kayak for big guys to the white-water park is free, the experience can be pricey for par