Sand Harbor Visitor Center

New Washoe City, NV 89704


The Sand Harbor Visitor Center is located at Sand Harbor of Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park. Fees to enter the park are $10 per vehicle.

The visitor center, open since 2007, serves as a welcome center for the park but also has displays related to Lake Tahoe’s natural and cultural history. Learn about Comstock-era logging activities in the area, the fascinating history of Sand Harbor, the Comstock’s historic Virginia Gold Hill Water Company, and other local information.

The visitor center also has a gift shop, park store, and seasonal restaurant concession next door.


Off-season hours:
Wednesday through Sunday
9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Summer hours:
Sunday through Saturday
9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.