Galena, Thomas, and Whites Creek

Suggestions? Local tips? Tell us!

Difficulty
Easy Difficult
Distance
mi
 - 
mi
Rating
Distance
mi
 - 
mi
Difficulty
Easy Difficult
Rating

Weather Averages


High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w/
 
J F M A M J J A S O N D

16 mi 26 km of trail 1 Featured Ride

Easy Trails 3 Trails Intermediate Trails 4 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

Food & Drink

After the Ride: Local Favorites

Manzanita Terrace Just outstanding. Do not miss.
The Lodge at Big Springs Chilly Pepper's has pretty good Mexican food.
3001 Northstar Dr, Truckee CA — (530) 562-2466
Zephyr Lodge at Northstar Get a large salad at the salad bar for $11.80 with your season pass discount. Pile it on big time and split it with a friend - you'll be full...
5001 Northstar Dr, Truckee CA — (530) 562-2267
Schaeffer's Camp Now with WiFi!
Northstar, Truckee CA — (530) 562-2512
Suger Pine Cakery Friendly folks and yummy espresso
Moe's Original Bar B Que Good food and reasonably priced. Not the greatest bbq
120 Grove St, Tahoe City CA — (530) 583-4227
Syd's Bagelry Huevos rancheros bagel. Add bacon.
Rosie's Cafe Order the Zucchini loaf. Just like moms, and en entire loaf for $6!
The Bridgetender Try the waffle fries.
New Moon Natural Foods Five "C's" salad and Fish Tacos delicious. SOrder ahead if you are in a hurry. Otherwise, shop the organic produce section for excellent quality and value.
Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet Store Deena makes the best everything. And omgomgomg eat the chinese chicken salad or meat loaf sandwich. Oh...Having free wifi doesn't hurt either.  
West Shore Market Finally, a great take out or eat-in market and deli near Sunnyside. Full stockage of good booze, grillables, deli stuff, healthy snacks, and even gelati. Whoo!
Fire Sign Cafe Blueberry muffins are amazing, plus the bacon is really good, and they have an amazing selections of omelette. I come here every time im in tahoe!!!
Spoon Can't go wrong with the chicken parm. Portions are big. BYOB

Area suggestions or local tips? Tell us!

MTB Project is built by riders like you. Share what you know about this area with the community.

Featured Rides in Galena, Thomas, and Whites Creek - 1

MTB Project is built by riders like you. Add Your Rides

Trails in Galena, Thomas, and Whites Creek - 6

MTB Project is built by riders like you. Add Your Trails

Reno, NV
4.1 mi 6.5 km Reno, NV
Unknown
Update
Incline Village, NV
4.0 mi 6.4 km Incline Village, NV
All Clear
Update
Dry - Great trail, it's in good condition despite the rough winter. There are several very rocky sections that make it technical, but it's not too hard for an average rider.
47 days ago
Reno, NV
1.8 mi 2.9 km Reno, NV
All Clear
Update
Dry - Great trail, it's in good condition despite the rough winter. There are several very rocky sections that make it technical, but it's not too hard for an average rider.
47 days ago
2.2 mi 3.6 km
#4 Dry Pond Trail
Mogul, NV
2.2 mi 3.6 km Mogul, NV
Unknown
Update
Reno, NV
3.5 mi 5.7 km Reno, NV
All Clear
Update
Dry - Great trail, it's in good condition despite the rough winter. There are several very rocky sections that make it technical, but it's not too hard for an average rider.
47 days ago
Incline Village, NV
0.5 mi 0.8 km Incline Village, NV
All Clear
Update
Dry - Great trail, it's in good condition despite the rough winter. There are several very rocky sections that make it technical, but it's not too hard for an average rider.
47 days ago

Photos of Galena, Thomas, and Whites Creek - 2

MTB Project is built by riders like you. Add Your Photos

Classes & Events Near You

Find More Classes and Events

Shop REI Adventures

Find More REI Adventures


MTB Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Mountain Bike