Whites Creek Trailhead

The Whites Creek trail is 1.8 miles long. It begins at 41047 Sec 34 and ends at Sec 33 21056.

Access/entry point to the Mount Rose Wilderness.

Generally open May to November as weather and conditions allow.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Picnic tables, Toilets, Parking
Open Season: May - November
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Dogs must be leashed at tralhead and for the first mile. Subject to Washoe County firearm restrictions.
Closest Towns: Reno, Nevada
Water: Not available
Restroom: Vault (1)
Operated By: Forest Service


Mountain Biking

On designated trails.

Dispersed Camping

Day Hiking

On developed trails.


On developed trails.

Horse Riding

On designated trails.  Weed free certified hay required.


XC Skiing/Snowshoeing


Toilets: Vault (1)

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities