Washoe County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Advertisement

Washoe County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 2
Basins 39
Bays 8
Beaches 7
Capes 8
Cliffs 6
Craters 1
Falls 1
Flats 56
Gaps 23
Islands 3
Lakes 50
Pillars 6
Plains 2
Ranges 30
Ridges 13
Springs 445
Streams 132
Summits 136
Swamps 1
Valleys 184
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Nevada's National Historic Landmarks