Community Events

June 13, 2020
Dutch Oven Demonstration
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Walker River State Recreation Area, Yerington, Nevada
Day Use Group Area

Join NSDOG and our hosts at the Walker River State Recreation Area for a Dutch Oven demonstration on Saturday, June 13, 2020, from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Take in the vistas of Nevada’s newest state park while learning the basics of Dutch oven cooking from our seasoned instructors. Dutch oven favorites including chili, cornbread and peach cobbler will be demonstrated and available for guests to sample – so bring your appetites!

The demonstration will be held at the Day Use Group Area. Signage will direct guests to the group area. A $5.00 per vehicle entrance fee is required. Guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs and beverages.

For more information, contact NSDOG at or Walker River State Recreation Area at (775) 463-1609.

Walker River State Recreation Area
211 East Walker Road
Yerington, Nevada 89447

About Walker River State Recreation Area
Nevada’s newest state park includes several large ranch properties that have been largely closed to public access for over 100 years. Today, they afford the potential for a vibrant outdoor experience.

July 25, 2020, Dutch Oven Class
4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Washoe Lake State Park
Carson City, Nevada
Equestrian Group Area

Join NSDOG and the park staff at Washoe Lake State Park for its annual Dutch Oven class on Saturday, July 25, 2020, 4 p.m. Р8 p.m., in the Equestrian Group Area. Seasoned instructors will guide class participants to make a variety of dishes in Dutch ovens. The evening culminates with a group dinner of the prepared dishes. For more information and to RSVP, contact the Washoe Lake State Park Ranger Office at (775) 687-4319 or Class size is limited so RSVP early. A $5.00 per vehicle entrance fee is required.

Washoe Lake State Park
4855 Eastlake Blvd.
Carson City, Nevada 89704

About Washoe Lake State Park
Nestled in a scenic valley where bald eagles soar, Washoe Lake State Park offers breathtaking views of the Sierra Nevada, Carson and Virginia mountain ranges and an abundance of outdoor activities, including hiking, camping, bird watching and fishing.