Inspection Locations

INSPECTIONS are AVAILABLE at Meyers, and Spooner Summit on the South shore, and at Alpine Meadows and Truckee on the North Shore.  Donner boat inspections are available at either North Lake Tahoe location.

  All sites are open 8:30am-5:30pm Daily.  Some Closure Dates will apply for the Spooner Location:

6/3/18 – Spooner Closed for America’s Most Beautiful Bike Ride

6/9/18 – Spooner Closed for DeCelle Memorial Run

6/16/18 – Spooner Closed for Rock Tahoe Half Marathon

7/21/18 – Spooner Closed for Tahoe Rim Trail Endurance

9/9/18 -Spooner Closed for Tour de Tahoe Bike Ride

Meyers Inspection Station, CA

2175 Keetak Street, on the South Shore near the intersection of Highways 89 and 50. Turn on Pomo St. off of HWY 89.

8:30am-5:30pm, daily

Truckee-Tahoe Inspection Station, CA

Off Hwy 267 and Truckee Airport Road, on Chandelle Way (on north-west edge of airport tarmac).

8:30am-5:30pm, daily

Spooner Summit Inspection Station, NV

Near the intersection of Hwy 28 and US 50, off of HWY 28 in the Snow Park area. Larger vessels over 30′ may have difficulty with turning radius.

8:30am-5:30pm, daily*

Alpine Meadows Inspection Station, CA

Off of Hwy 89 (River Rd) on Alpine Meadows Rd in the Deer Park parking lot across from the Transfer Station.

8:30am-5:30pm, daily

Tahoe-Truckee Inspection Station, CA

Off Hwy 267 and Truckee Airport Road, on Chandelle Way (on north-west edge of airport tarmac)

8:30am-5:30pm Daily 

Alpine Meadows Ski Resort, CA

Off of Hwy 89 (River Rd) on Alpine Meadows Rd in the Deer Park parking lot across from the Transfer Station.

8:30am-5:30pm Daily

Spooner Summit Inspection Station, NV

Near the intersection of Hwy 28 and US 50, off of HWY 28 in the Snow Park area. Larger vessels over 30′ may have difficulty with turning radius.

8:30am-5:30pm Daily

Meyers Inspection Station, CA

2175 Keetak Street, on the South Shore near the intersection of Highways 89 and 50. Turn on Pomo St. off of HWY 89.

8:30am-5:30pm Daily

NOTE: Summer season is May 1 — September 30. Winter season is October 1 – April 30 

BALLAST BOATS: All boats with Ballast Tanks require decontamination. To save yourself time and money, please make sure they are dry and drained. Alpine and Meyers inspection stations have better infrastructure to handle ballast boats (more hoses and water). Please arrive before 5 pm to provide ample time for the decontamination.