Jones/Whites Creek Trailhead

The Jones/Whites/Thomas Creek trail is 9.2 miles long.  Access/Entry point to the Mt. Rose Wilderness area.  Generally open May to October as weather and conditions allow.

Trail Maps

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Picnic tables, Parking
Open Season: May - October
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Dogs must be leashed at trailhead and for the first mile on trail. Subject to Wahoe County fiream restrictions.
Closest Towns: Reno, Nevada
Water: Not available
Restroom: Not available
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 is required.


XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities