The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe's Reservation is located thirty five miles northeast of Reno, Nevada in a remote desert area located in the counties of Washoe, Lyon, and Storey. The area of the
reservation contains 475,000 acres or 742.2 square miles. Out of this acreage approximately 112,000 acres cover the surface of a terminal desert lake, Pyramid Lake. Pyramid Lake is one of the most valuable assets of the Tribe and is entirely enclosed within the boundaries of the Reservation. Pyramid Lake is approximately 15 miles long and 11 miles wide. Pyramid Lake measures 350 feet at it's deepest point. Read More ...
LAKE PERMIT INFORMATION
Important Notice about www.pyramidlake.us website
The pyramidlake.us website will be down for an extended period. Please use the link below for permit purchases. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Pyramid Lake Recreational Permits
Tribal Staff Directory 2013: Click Here
Committee, Boards & Commissions: Click Here
Committee/Board Vacancy: No current postings.Note: Meeting Dates & Times are subject to change
Current Job Listing - Human Resources
Check the EVENTS tab for the latest in local events.)
MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT: October 15 - December 7, 2013.
New laws and changes. Contact the Pyramid Lake Tribal Health Clinic - Health Benefits Program. Apply Now!
FLU SHOTS AVAILABLE - PLTHC.
Walk-in for a nurse visit today between 8-11:30 am and 1-3:30 pm, call (775) 574-1018 for more information.
PL Judicial New Hours- August 5, 2013
The Pyramid Lake Judicial Department will have New Hours beginning August 5, 2013.
Nixon Bridge Environmental Assessment
The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT), in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), is preparing an Envirornmental Assessment (EA) to analyze a proposal to construct scour countermeasures at the existing Nixon Bridge (B1351) in Nixon, NV. (This process will take approximately 18 months. Project began this month (July 2013).
For general project information or to make a comment, contact John Loveless, Design Division, Nevada Department of Transportation, 1263 S. Stewart Street, Carson City, NV 89712, (775) 888-7657, firstname.lastname@example.org
ITCN Native Workforce Development Program -
After School Youth Employment Program, September 16-November 22, 2013
If you have students interested in working after school, contact the ITCN-Native Workforce Development Program office for the Position Request Guide. (775) 355-0600 x 260
* Gain Work Experience
* Flexible Hours
* Earn Extra Money
*No interference with regular school responsibilities and activities
CLICK HERE for more information on how to get started (After-School Youth Employment Program Packet).
Women's Educational Support Group starting June 1st
The support group will offer Education, skits, guest speakers, movie clips, video songs and other visual/hands-on material relevant to weekly topics. Program will be 12-weeks starting on Saturday, June 1st at the Victim Services Program offices - Big Bend from 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Click Here for more information.
Children's Cabinet Parent Education Opportunities Classes
Parenting support classes and workshops help families build and maintain healthy relationships,as well as promote a better future for your child. The Children's Cabinet offers these classes at no cost to families. Spanish classes are also available. Classes are for adults unless otherwise stated.
Classes started June, 2013 through September 30, 2013. Click here for more information..
PL Veteran's Exhibit
The Museum & Cultural Center is creating a new permanent Pyramid Lake Veteran's exhibit "Tookwusadu Ki Soomoowapana" in the coming month and would like pictures of the Veterans of Pyramid Lake.
GLS Tribal Youth Suicide Prevention Project: "Kwesto'ina Numu"
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PLPT Food Bank & Pantry
||2:00 - 6:00 pm
||8:30 am and 9:15 am
||10:15 am and 11:00 am
|If you have any medium or large boxes/bags, please bring with you.
VOLUNTEERS are always needed to help with distribution. It is important we have additional
HELP due to a large amount of frozen meat. Therefore, we need to process people in and out of the gym as quickly as possible. VOLUNTEERS assisting with home deliveries would be greatly appreciated, too, so we can get the frozen meat to the homes of elders and home-bound individuals as quickly as possible. For more information contact the PLPT Social Services (775) 574-1047.
Permits for Lake Recreation and Fishing are now available through online purchase. The fee schedule, the current Regulations Pamphlet and online secure purchase of permits are available on the Ranger Website
PLPT Newspaper is now being published online quarterly. Check out the latest issue Click Here
4th quarter deadline is Friday, December 27th at NOON - send to email@example.com
Pyramid Lake Community Library The Library is now open to the public and will be open on the following days:
Tuesday and Wednesday 3 p.m. - 6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.
- 3 p.m.
Everyone is welcome, and we are located in
the Pyramid Lake Modulars next to the Nixon Gym.
ARCHIVES (OLD NEWS): Click here for the old news.