of the state
. It has a population
50,000-55,000. It is located in the Carson Valley*, and just a 35 minute
drive from Lake Tahoe
, Nevada. The weather
is very mild during the summer
, making it appealing
to lots of people. It is very quiet
, not really a wild
city, but does have legal gambling
s. Carson City also used to mint coin
s for the United States
. The mint is now a public museum
I lived in Carson City for around five years. I really liked it. Having moved from there three years ago to Dallas, I really miss it. I will be very happy when I get to move back.
*Oops, see sysop's writeup below; Carson City is actually in the Eagle Valley.