🚙Fernley is an easy 30-minute drive to the historic Fort Churchill, the Buckland Station, and a Pony Express station for more info on historic landmarks American Discovery Trail!. Fernley is just an hour’s drive to historic Native American Petroglyphs (east of Fallon) and Virginia City (to the southwest). Historic ghost towns and mine sites are all within a day’s drive of Fernley. Fernley is close to outdoor activities such as hunting and fishing, including Lake Tahoe, Lahontan Reservoir, Pyramid Lake, and Walker Lake. The Fernley Wildlife Management area joins Fernley on the east with the Truckee River canal on the west.🚙
Fernley has ten community parks that include tennis courts, basketball courts, a skate park, lighted baseball and softball fields, and rodeo grounds. Off-road adventures include a professional ATV racetrack, the Fernley Raceway, and a paintball gaming facility. The 18-hole Desert Lakes Golf Course provides recreational opportunities and full services in the clubhouse.