Situated at the foothills of Lake Tahoe, the Carson Valley opens up for breathtaking views and challenging pathways. The Divine Nine Golf Courses may seem like a million miles away, but in fact Carson City is just 30 minutes from the Reno/Tahoe International Airport, and about a half hour from Lake Tahoe.
Carson City and Carson Valley offer many opportunities for an amazing Nevada vacation and our proximity to the Bay Area and Sacramento makes it an easy weekend getaway for golfers, golf groups, road-trippers, explorers and weekend warriors alike. Reno’s hassle-free airport provides a low-pressure travel experience as well. Getting here is easy; wanting to leave will be the challenge!
From Sacramento and the Bay Area:
Take Highway 80 East into Reno, and take a turn south on Highway 395/580. Follow Highway 395/580 for approximately 30 miles, until you see the sign “Welcome to Carson City, Nevada’s Capital.” See View Google Map./For further exploration into the Carson Valley continue along 395 South.
From Reno-Tahoe International Airport:
Air travel convenient with daily direct flights from major hubs into Reno-Tahoe International Airport. The airport, located approximately 30 miles from Carson City, is free from the hassles of big city airports.
From Los Angeles:
Turn right to merge onto US-101 N toward I-110 N. Keep left to continue on CA-170 N/Hollywood Fwy, follow signs for Sacramento. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Interstate 5 N/Sacramento and merge onto I-5 N. Take the State Route 14 N/Antelope Valley Freeway exit toward Palmdale/Lancaster. Merge onto CA-14 N. Turn right onto CA-14 N/Aerospace Hwy/Midland Trail. Continue to follow CA-14 N/Aerospace Hwy. Continue onto US-395 N. Turn right to stay on US-395 N. Turn left onto CA-168 W/US-395 N. Continue to follow US-395 N. Entering Nevada. Continue onto S. Carson St.
Bus Travel from Reno:
RTC INTERCITY also has a shuttle bus route that runs between Carson City and the Reno Tahoe International Airport. Shuttles run daily. For more information go to the RTC INTERCITY website.