California’s Eastern Sierra

Mono County COVID-19 Information

Mono County Issues Indoor Mask Order Following Increase in Local COVID-19 Cases

Effective August 6, 2021, all persons within Mono County and the Town of Mammoth Lakes, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear face coverings while in public, indoor spaces. Read the entire order here. 

California Moves "Beyond the Blueprint" - capacity and distancing restrictions lifted for most businesses and activities

Effective June 15, 2021, California has fully reopened with capacity and distancing restrictions lifted for most businesses and activities (with limited exceptions for mega-events) based upon a number of general public health recommendations. The state has officially moved “Beyond the Blueprint for a Safer Economy” by lifting the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Blueprint Activity and Business Tiers chart first introduced on August 28, 2020, as well as the Regional Stay-At-Home Order introduced early in the pandemic. 

More Information

For more information, please also visit the Mono County COVID-19 Portal in English: or Spanish: 

The CDPH’s Guidance for the Use of Face Coverings can be accessed here:

The CDC’s Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People can be accessed here:


While you are here enjoying Mono County, the fresh air, endless blue skies, and all the amazing outdoor fun available in this beautiful part of California, please follow the rules and stay safe so that we can stay open. Our local businesses have gone to great lengths to put all required and recommended public health protocols in place for the safety of both guests and employees.

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected all parts of our lives - how we work and meet, socialize and play, and how we travel and experience other places. Thank you for your thoughtfulness, respect, and consideration while visiting. Welcome back to Mono County!