12875 Thomas Creek Rd, Reno, NV 89511
Thomas Creek Park
Thomas Creek Park is a 6-acre Washoe County park without restrooms. The park offers beautiful views of the Truckee Meadows and the Carson Range.
Playground, tennis court, basketball court, volleyball court, picnic area, walking paths, and benches.
Park Contact Information:
Washoe County Parks and Open Space (775) 828-6612
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References & Further Info:
Truckee River and Watershed Information at One Truckee River.
Reno Gazette Journal Article: “Accident” June 16, 1876.
Reno Gazette Journal Article: “Thomas’ Canyon: A Ride Through the Oldest Part of Nevada.” July 22, 1879. (pg. 3).
Reno Gazette Journal Article: November 23, 1977.
Reno Gazette Journal Article: “Advertisement” October 6, 1978.
Reno Gazette Journal Article: June 4, 1987.
Reno Gazette Journal Article: “Notice to Contractors.” January 24, 1991. (pg. 22).
Nevada State Journal Article: “Abraham Banta, Respondent, vs L.C. Savage, Appellant.” June 29, 1877 (pg. 3).
Nevada State Journal Article: “One Hundred Dollars Reward.” Dalton, P. November 3, 1893. (p. 2).
NextDoor App. Local History. “Mt Ranch area of Reno, Nevada.” Thomasson, B. November 3, 2018.
Interview of Brown, A. Park Ranger II. September 25, 2018. (J. Richardson, Interviewer).
Jill Richardson (history)