The One Spot In Nevada That’s Basically Heaven On Earth

There’s a spot near Reno that’s a true natural paradise – Galena Creek Regional Park. With everything from stunning mountain views, deep forest trails, green meadows and bubbling creeks, this spot is truly heaven on earth for anyone who loves the outdoors. There’s so much to do in this park all year round!

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The Galena Creek Recreation Area is open year round. To reach the park, from Reno, take Highway 431 from 395 toward Lake Tahoe for 7 miles. Make a right at the Galena Creek Recreation Area sign. The first parking lot you come is where the visitor center is located.

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