Explore Fallon

11Dec 2018 History

Robert L. Douglass House

Built in 1904, this charming building is on the National Register of Historic Places and is one of Nevada’s best examples of Queen Anne architecture.

Enter the Oasis

Fallon Invites You to Embrace Exploration and ‘Enter the Oasis’

Watch John Mincer fire up a torch and handcraft silver into spurs. See the glory of the spring bloom in the desert through the eyes of the flower gardeners who tend their colorful crop. Walk in the footsteps of Native Fallonite who have called this place home for thousands of years. Step behind the scenes […]


Enter the Holiday Oasis in Fallon

Welcome to Fallon’s new video series, Enter the Oasis! To kick things off, we’re highlighting some of the incredible ways Fallon transforms itself into a holiday oasis every year. Enjoy this look into one of our town’s most special gatherings, and don’t forget that great things happen when you Enter the Oasis! The Fallon Christmas […]

Enter the Oasis

The Fallon Cowboy Who Turns Spurs, Bits and Western Tack into Art

It’s a cold winter day when John Mincer steps into his Fallon silversmithing workshop and stokes the woodstove. Around him, saws, hammers, engravers and brushes line work benches and tables. This is where metal becomes art and that art is put to use on Western ranches for generations. Spurs, bits, saddle buckles and other items […]


Lake Lahontan

Modern Lake Lahontan is a reservoir on the Carson River in northwest Nevada in the United States. It is formed by the Lahontan Dam, built in 1905 by the Bureau of Reclamation as part of the Newlands Reclamation Act and is located between Fallon, Nevada and Carson City, Nevada. The flows from the Carson River […]

Eat & Drink

The Slanted Porch

Converted from a house, this restaurant doesn’t skimp on character. The Slanted Porch serves contemporary American fare, draft beer and features a full bar.

Eat & Drink

Pizza Barn

Featuring dough made from scratch daily, fresh toppings, a special five cheese blend and craft beer on tap.

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The Wok

Authentic Chinese food and fresh rolled all-you-can-eat sushi adds some Asian flare to Fallon.

Eat & Drink

Susie’s BBQ

Founded in 1997, Susie’s BBQ has spent over two decades honing their craft. The award-winning pork ribs and scrumptious sides put Nevada barbecue on the map.

Eat & Drink

Running Iron Cafe

From Sweet Cream Pancakes to Brisket Burgers, the Running Iron Cafe serves southern comfort food and cowboy cuisine with Nevada style.

Eat & Drink

Restaurant don Julio Italian & Mexican

Featuring homemade Mexican and Italian favorites centrally located on Main Street.


Historical Walking, Arts & Agricultural Tours TravelStory App

Click below to download our new TravelStory App. Explore historical downtown Fallon as you walk through history. Be sure to also check out the Arts & Agricultural tour as you drive to Fallon Famous spots.

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