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Galena, Thomas, and Whites Creek

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Recommended Routes in Galena, Thomas, and Whites Creek - 2

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Favorite Dry Pond in the spring.
Intermediate

Whites - Thomas - Dry Pond Loop

6.5 mi 10.4 km 1,019' Up 310.57 m Up 1,017' Down 310.12 m Down

Reno, NV
Favorite 8,111 feet elevation; Panoramic view from overlook (N39° 22.006' W119° 53.167'); Cloud shrouded Mt Rose in the background. Washoe Lake in the background.
Intermediate/Difficult

Jones Whites Creek Loop + Church's Pond (Clockwise)

10.7 mi 17.2 km 2,391' Up 728.73 m Up 2,389' Down 728.16 m Down

Incline…, NV

Galena, Thomas, and Whites Creek Hiking

  • 70 Miles 113 Kilometers of Trail
  • 2 Recommended Routes
  • 0 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 11 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 0 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Galena, Thomas, and Whites Creek - 9

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1.8 mi 2.9 km #1Whites Creek Trail
Intermediate
Reno, NV
Intermediate
Reno, NV
2.2 mi 3.6 km #2Dry Pond Trail
Intermediate
Mogul, NV
Intermediate
Mogul, NV
9.8 mi 15.8 km #3Upper Thomas Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Reno, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
Reno, NV
21.2 mi 34.1 km #4Rim to Reno Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Incline Village, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
Incline Village, NV
8.9 mi 14.3 km #5Jones Whites Creek Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Incline Village, NV
Intermediate/Difficult
Incline Village, NV
3.4 mi 5.5 km #6Browns Creek Trail
Intermediate
Virginia City, NV
Intermediate
Virginia City, NV
2.5 mi 4.0 km #7Galena Creek Trail
Intermediate
Reno, NV
Intermediate
Reno, NV
2.6 mi 4.2 km #8Lower Thomas Creek Trail
Difficult
Reno, NV
Difficult
Reno, NV
0.6 mi 1.0 km #9Church's Pond Trail
Intermediate
Mogul, NV
Intermediate
Mogul, NV

Photos of Galena, Thomas, and Whites Creek - 13

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Dry Pond in the spring.
Oct 22, 2016 near Mogul, NV
Westbound in the early morning.
Jun 28, 2021 near Mogul, NV
30 Jan 2015; Thomas Creek/Dry Pond Trail/Signpost.  Elevation: 6,505'; (N39° 23.593' W119° 51.801')
Nov 8, 2022 near Mogul, NV
13 Mar 2020; Dry Pond Bridge Crossing over Whites Creek. CROSS the bridge to Jones Whites Creek Loop + Church's Pond Trail (N39° 22.726' W119° 51.377')
Nov 7, 2022 near Mogul, NV
Don't miss this sign. Turn right and head uphill.
Nov 6, 2022 near Reno, NV
Trl jct sign - Continue straight ahead to stay on Jones Whites Creek Loop. Continue past the sign to Church's Pond
Nov 6, 2022 near Mogul, NV
8,111 feet elevation; Panoramic view from overlook (N39° 22.006' W119° 53.167'); Cloud shrouded Mt Rose in the background. Washoe Lake in the background.
Oct 27, 2022 near Mogul, NV
1/20/20 hike. Sharing photo to show conditions of trail. Icy and slippery. Bring clip-ons for shoes to get better traction. Snow is not deep. Just icy.
Feb 6, 2020 near Incline…, NV