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Visit Carson City Safely

Below is a summary of all you want to know about COVID and wild fire updates if traveling to Carson City soon.

Carson City's Transition Plan



    • 8/30/21 As the Caldor Fire threatens South Lake Tahoe, Carson City has become an evacuation site for South Lake Tahoe residents. Click Here for more information.

    • 7/30/21 COVID UPDATE: Masks are again required indoors, including
      fully vaccinated individuals, if a 6 foot social distance cannot be maintained. 
    • Regardless of social distancing, our staff will be wearing a mask when waiting on customers inside the Visitors Center.
    • AS OF 5/6/21: The city has removed all social distancing and limited capacity requirements! Businesses can now operate at pre-pandemic levels.
    • Dining in Carson City: Restaurants will require a mask to go inside until seated at your table. Please call or check local restaurant social media pages for hours of operation.


Here in the Visitors Center we want to ensure:

  • Free hand sanitizers are available in the common area of the Visitors Center.

Businesses in Carson City are are also taking a pledge to create safe environments for staff and customers and have done an incredible job at serving our community safely.

  • Wash your hands regularly with soap and water.
  • Use hand sanitizer when hand washing is not available.
  • Stay home if you feel sick or have had contact with someone with COVID-19 symptoms. If you have symptoms while traveling, please self-quarantine.

Protect You. Protect us.

We don't have to remind you how important it is to travel safely right now. But we want to give you a piece of mind by showing you how our local lodging properties have been taking extraordinary measures to keep our visitors and community safe. Have a watch.