Reno - Moana & Kietzke
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EAST of US-395 there is Simply Water – one of the four Water stations in Reno. To get there, go east on Moana, then left on Neil Road, and then left again on Gentry. It will soon be on your left, with the airport being on your right.
Most of the shopping is WEST of US-395/I-580 on Moana. There will be a strip mall on your left with Sportsman’s Warehouse and Aloha Sushi.
Staying on Moana, you come to Kietzke Lane. If you turn left and go south, further down you will find Reno’s largest thrift store, Saver’s, as well as Harbor Freight Tools International.
Peckham Lane is the major cross street here, and turning right (west) onto it, you will soon find your way to the Atlantis Casino Resort (a favorite among some burners). And south of here, you will find the South Virginia and Kietzke Lane hub.
But back on Moana Street, back at Kietzke Lane, you can also access El Monte/Budge RV-Truck Rentals north of this area, one of the few places that still rents trucks and RV’s to Burners. Turning right on Kietzke Lane from Moana, about 1/4 mile up, at Gentry, take a left, and you will find El Monte on your right about 1/2 mile ahead.
The Plumb Lane hub also lies north of here.
Staying on Moana, further west across Virginia, you will at about 3/4 of a mile find Reno’s oldest and one of it’s largest liquor stores, Ben’s Fine Wine & Spirits.
Groceries and Water
1070 Gentry Way – 775-337-8111 – map
Open Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 9am-3pm, but will have special (8am-8pm) hours for around Burning Man time. Call ahead for possible after-hours appointments. Located near Reno-Tahoe International Airport off US-395/I-580. Simply Water's purified water is 40 cents per gallon, and they are able to fill any-sized container – including RV’s. They also stock a wide variety of bottles and jugs in sizes ranging from 1/2 liter to 5-gallon.
3800 Kietzke Lane – 775-284-4350 – map
Open Mon-Sat 9am-9pm, Sun 10am-6pm. Primarily clothing (costume ideas?!) will be found at this LARGE thrift store. All Saver’s stores are affiliated with local charities, and the socially-conscious buyer who spends money here is helping support Friends of National Multiple Sclerosis in Reno.
Harbor Freight Tools USA Inc
3800 Kietzke Lane #150 – 775-331-1375 – map
Open Mon-Fri 8am-8pm, Sat 8:30am-6pm, Sun 9am-5pm. Next to Saver’s, basic hardware and some camping supplies.
Ben’s Fine Wine and Spirits
3480 Lakeside Drive – 775-825-0244 – 775-829-2367 – map
Open daily 7am-10pm, Fri-Sat 7am-11pm. Good wine, spirits, and beer selection with some of the best sales in town. Ben’s can special order anything you want for you to pick up on your way to the playa — call to find out more.
294 East Moana Lane # 1 – 775-828-7311 - map
Open Mon-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm.
Hotels & Hotel Casinos
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa
3800 South Virginia Street – 775-825-4700 / 800-723-6500 - map
Atlantis is offering a discount rate pre-event for Sunday and Monday August 24-25 and a luxury package for post event for Monday September 1. Check online or call for reservations and further info.
RV and Truck Rentals
El Monte/Budget RV and Truck Rentals
85 Gentry Way – 775-825-8833 – map
One of the very few places in the region to rent an RV or truck for the playa, while supplies last. Burners are asked specifically to contact the owner Steve at 775-846-2725 or at renotruckrental(at)yahoo(dot)com to make rental arrangements.
RV Repairs and Parts
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