JT Basque Bar & Dining Room in downtown Gardnerville is a Carson Valley icon serving traditional Basque family style meals.
Type: Whitewater Rafting & Kayaking Gentle rapids, dramatic rock formations and irresistible hot springs in the Class II section make the 20-mile east fork of the Carson River a high-desert trip suitable for the whole family. Be sure to check water flows with the U.S. Forest Service before attempting on your own. Other areas of the Carson River near Carson City, Dayton and Fort Churchill offer kayaking and rafting, but again, be sure to scout a route, check with local officials and exercise caution.
Topaz Lake is prized among fishermen for its trophy rainbow and brown trout, but it’s equally popular with campers and boaters looking for the perfect shoreside getaway.
Working ranch raising cattle, performance horses and hay. Open for special events and hosts family activities in the fall.
Balloon Nevada is the only full-time, year round balloon ride company offering private hot air balloon rides in northern Nevada. When you fly with Balloon Nevada, you'll never have to share the balloon basket with other passengers.