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Galena MX Track

Monday, March 29, 2021

Other Names

Steamboat Hills, Galena Motocross Track

Last Known StatusClosed  (urban development)

This area at one time consisted of makeshift motocross track, a few rocky trails and a large staging area but is no longer open for riding due to recent urban development. Better riding can be found at Washoe Valley Jumbo Grade, Sevenmile Canyon, Timberline Road and Hunter Lake.

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REGULATIONS

Permit RequiredNo
Dates OpenClosed
Other ATV Stickers AcceptedYesNevada registration is not required if the vehicle is already registered in another state and will be located in Nevada for no more than 15 days.
Spark ArrestorYesA spark arresting exhaust silencer or end cap is required for all vehicles.
Noise LimitNo
Whip FlagsNot Required
Maximum Vehicle Width
Allow Dirt Bikes, Trail Bikes and Motorcycles Motorcycles & Dirt BikesProhibited
Allow All Terrain Vehicles / Quads / Four Wheelers ATVsProhibited
Allow Utility Terrain Vehicles, Side by Sides (SXS), RZR UTV & SXSProhibited
Allow 4x4 Jeeps, SUVs and 4 x 4 Trucks with License Plates SUVs & Jeeps (registered)Prohibited
Dune Buggy & Sand Rail
4x4 (unregistered)
Prohibited
2 Stroke EnginesProhibited
Camping / Overnight RV Parking CampingNot Recommended
Campfire Restrictions CampfiresNot Recommended
Night RidingNo
Trail BlazingProhibitedstay on trail
AlcoholNo Restriction
Rule EnforcementFew/Periodic
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TERRAIN

Approx Size2,560 acres (4 sq mi)
Miles Of Trail3
Climate TypeDesert
Elevation5500 to 6000 ft.
Trail MaintenanceUnknown
Loose DirtThis OHV area has little loose dirt.Little
Hard PackThe OHV area has mostly hard pack terrain.Mostly
SandThis OHV area has no sandy areas.None
MudThe OHV area has no mud after it rains.None
DustThe OHV area has little dust on typical days.Little
RocksThis OHV area has mostly rocks.Mostly
TreesThe OHV area has no trees.None
Steep HillsThis OHV area has few steep hills.Few
Water CrossingsThe OHV area has no water crossings.None
Small JumpsThis OHV area has few small jumps.Few
Large JumpsThis OHV area has few large jumps.Few
BermsThe OHV area has few berms.Few
Sand/Gravel PitsThis BLM land has few sand or gravel pits.Few
Single TrackThis BLM land has no single track trails.None
RoadsThis BLM land has mostly roads.Mostly
IntersectionsThis OHV area has some intersections.Some
Rider TrafficThe BLM land has few rider traffic on typical days.Few
ShadeThis BLM land has no shaded areas.None
Ranges/GunfireThis BLM land has few shooting ranges or gunfire.Few
HazardsThis OHV area has some hazards.Some(hazards not marked)
debris & broken glass scattered throughout area
Easy Terrain NoviceThis OHV area has mostly beginner terrain.Mostly
Moderate Terrain AmateurThis OHV area has some intermediate level terrain.Some
Difficult Terrain ExpertThis OHV area has no expert terrain.None

TYPE OF AREA

AreaMotorized Trails, MX Track
LandBLM
MX TRACK  Motocross Track
FeaturesPublic
Max Engine SizeNo Maximum
Min Engine SizeNo Minimum
CommentMakeshift practice track, not maintained

KEY SERVICES

Gasoline Gasoline1-5 Miles (NE)Shell (775) 852-3329
Diesel Diesel1-5 Miles (NE)Shell (775) 852-3329
Potable Water Water1-5 Miles (NE)Galena Shopping Center
RV Hookups RV Hookup5-20 Miles (N)Silver Sage RV Park (888) 823-2002
RV Dump Station RV Disposal5-20 Miles (NE)Keystone RV Park (775) 324-5400
Primitive Camping Campground5-20 Miles (S)Davis Creek Campground (775) 849-0684
Convenience Store Conv Store1-5 Miles (NE)Raleys (775) 850-8900

FEES & PASSES

Parking(None)
Entry(None)
Riding(None)
Camping(None)

RATINGS

Prosfree, quick day ride for locals
Consnot many trails,  no motorcycle trails, no trees or shade, nothing too challenging or interesting, rocky trails
Our RatingRatingFair
Recommended StayHalf Day
Spring/Fall
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DRIVING DIRECTIONS

Nearest CityReno, NV
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Trail MapGo To Trail Map
From: Reno, NV
1) Take US-395 to Hwy 431 west (Mt. Rose Hwy)
2) Continue 3.2 miles (if you go past Fawn Ln. you've gone too far)
3) Turn left on CR-49 (road has a mailbox that makes it look like a private drive, it is not)
4) Continue .8 miles, road gets rougher.
5) Staging area is straight ahead.

OFFICIAL CONTACTS

Contact InfoBLM - Carson City District Office
5665 Morgan Mill Road
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 885-6000
www.blm.gov

RIDER COMMENTS & REVIEWS

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