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Welcome to Carson City Parks, Recreation, and Open Space

The mission of Carson City Parks, Recreation and Open Space is
to provide exceptional parks, open space, and diverse recreational opportunities to
enhance the quality of life in Carson City, while preserving our natural resources for
future generations.

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    Learn about community based programs, educational opportunities, events, facilities, activities for all ages and more. Tour the interactive guide, download or print. This guide is made possible through agency partnerships and community contributions.

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    If you’re interested in volunteering, adopting a trail, or making a difference in your community, Parks, Recreation and Open Space provide many opportunities to get involved. Providing feedback is another simple way you can make a big difference.

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  • Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) feeding on the native plant Desert Sage, Salvia dorrii.

    In October 2018, Carson City became the 76th Bee City USA affiliate in the nation, and the first in the state – setting an example for the rest of Nevada to choose to promote pollinator populations too.

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    Check out programs and highlights from the 2018 year!


CC Rifle Range to be closed for clean up

Post Date:09/04/2009


The Carson City Rifle and Pistol Range in Carson City will be closed to the public on Wednesday, September 16th from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The range will reopen for normal operations after 3:00 p.m. the same day.

The Carson City Parks and Recreation Department will be cleaning the facility and hauling trash and debris from the site.

The range is located at 4000 Flint Drive (U.S. Highway 50 East to Rifle Range Road)

For further information, please contact Scott Fahrenbruch, Director of Operations, at 887-2262, Extension 30340.

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