Winnemucca is surrounded by vast unpopulated stretches of lands owned by the United States of America and administered by the Bureau of Land Management. This provides an opportunity for nearly unlimited access for exploring, sightseeing, hunting, fishing and any many other recreational opportunities.
Surrounded by stunning mountain vistas, Winnemucca is full of history, culture, recreation, family activities, and more. With small town charm, and big city services, Winnemucca is an ideal place to live, work, and raise a family.
Fishing: Trout, bass, catfish, walleye, perch, crappie, wipers, and more
Hunting: Mule deer, elk, antelope, turkey, mountain lion, 3 types of sheep, mountain goat, coyote, pheasant, chukar, quail, ducks and geese
Swimming: Sage Heights Outdoor Pool and Bode Howard Indoor Pool
Adult Softball: 4plex softball park with mens’, womens’ and co-ed leagues
Shooting: Trap range and long range
Mountain Biking: Bloody Shins single track and multiple other trails
Fitness: 3 fitness clubs for weightlifting, aerobics, martial arts and general conditioning
Racing: Motorcross, drag racing, oval racing
Hiking: Endless miles of trails with Lake Tahoe, the Ruby Mountains and several National Parks
Golf: 9 hole Winnemucca Municipal Golf Course
Bowling: Sparetime Bowling has 12 lanes with a Pro Shop
Rodeos and Horse Shows: PRCA and the NHSRA Circuit – ACTRA and the USTRC Ropers
Children: Basketball, baseball, softball, soccer, swim team, velleyball, football, golf, rodeo, bowling and wrestling