J.T .Basque Bar & Dining Room in downtown Gardnerville is a Carson Valley icon serving traditional Basque family style meals.
Chocolate Shoppe, located in the heart of the charming Gardnerville community, is a one-stop shop for amazingly priced creations, warm customer service and the ultimate chocolate decadence.
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.
Affiliated with Jacob's Berry Farm in Gardnerville, Quail Cottage Antiques exemplifies a high-quality antique shop that will not leave visitors disappointed. Spend hours perusing the interesting and thoughtfully displayed finds.
The charismatic Cheshire's Antiques in downtown Gardnerville features 12,000 square feet of treasures. Nearly 50 specialty dealers feature their selections, encompassing anything from hard-to-find furniture to smaller antiques.