Galena Creek Visitor Center

4.772 Votes Currently Closed
  • Address: 18250 Mt Rose Hwy, Reno, NV 89511, United States
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-7758492511
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Park

Located in the lush forests of the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada, lies the beautiful Galena Creek Regional Park. Be it sunny summers or chilly winters, this park is flocked by visitors all through the year. During summers, this park is great for those looking for a scenic hike in the Sierra. The winters are an excellent time for some cross-country skiing and snow shoeing across the park. A visit to the park will surely be a memorable experience.

Entrance Ticket Details For Galena Creek Visitor Center

  • Entry is free.

Galena Creek Visitor Center Hours

  • There are limited hours the rest of the year, kindly refer to the official website or contact the authorities for the same. 
  • Galena Creek Recreation Area is open daily from 08:00 AM to 07:00 PM.

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  • Galena Creek Visitor Center Address: 18250 Mt Rose Hwy, Reno, NV 89511, United States
  • Galena Creek Visitor Center Contact Number: +1-7758492511
  • Galena Creek Visitor Center Timing: 08:00 am - 09:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Galena Creek Visitor Center(preferred time): 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Galena Creek Visitor Center: 04:00 Hrs
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  • 8.67% of people who visit Reno include Galena Creek Visitor Center in their plan

  • 36.36% of people start their Galena Creek Visitor Center visit around 10 AM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Galena Creek Visitor Center

Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Galena Creek Visitor Center

People normally club together Julia Bulette Red Light Museum and Meadowood Mall while planning their visit to Galena Creek Visitor Center.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Galena Creek Visitor Center Reviews & Ratings

  • The center provides interesting displays and quite a few excellent displays. The staff are courteous with a high degree of knowledge. It is very clean and well maintained. They offer film's and talks as well as a shop containing many books and other items for purchase. They provide a lot of information about the surrounding environment and culture . There is an abundance of free brochures detailing hiking trails and other points of interest as well as scientific data. Several walking trails start from the visitor center and the surrounding nature areas are beautiful including the small bee habitat.

  • Beautiful mountain park. Good for picnics, hiking, and viewing nature. Interesting visitors center (not open every day). Easy access from Mount Rose Scenic Highway.

  • Wonderful bird display collection!! Also an informative and friendly staff there! A must stop and enjoy on your travels!

  • First time here..Visitor center closed but park is very nice and well kept.

  • This place is a hidden gem! Not only is it the starting point to a few gorgeous trails, the welcome center is a most pleasant surprise. Stop in when they're open to see an excellent collection of birds.

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