Timbisha Shoshone Casino Project

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Timbisha Shoshone Tribe (Timbisha Shoshone Tribe of Death Valley)
Document Title
Timbisha Shoshone Casino Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Vacant land in trust

Document Description
The proposed project consists of two phases, and would total approx. 35,000 to 50,000 sq. ft. of building space plus a 52,000 sf convention center and 100 room hotel at full buildout. Phase 1 includes the construction of a casino, players club, retail shop, coffee shop and buffet, bar and lounge, meeting space, back of house space, and parking, totaling approx. 25,000 to 30,000 sf. Phase 2 would include a casino expansion and restaurant, totaling approx. 10,000 to 20,000 sf, plus an additional 52,000 sf convention center and 100-room hotel with a swimming pool and outdoor deck area.

Contact Information
George Gholson
Timbisha Shoshone Tribe
P.O. Box 1779
Bishop, CA 93515

Phone : (760) 872-3614


35°38'46.5"N 117°40'11.1"W
Cross Streets
W. Reeves Ave. and N. China Lake Blvd.
Total Acres
Parcel #
033-070-01 to -03, and -28 to -35
State Highways

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Tribal Casino and Hotel)
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Flood Plain/Flooding Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Water Quality Water Supply Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan South Lake Tahoe Region 6 Department of Water Resources Office of Emergency Services, California Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 19 State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights California Department of Transportation, District 9

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