Fish Springs is an area in Douglas County (mailing addresses are all Gardnerville) that is located in a valley that is just East of a lower elevation ridge (Wildflower Ridge). The area is rural (you will find no sidewalks) and some of the roads are not paved. What makes this area attractive is the rural feeling, larger parcels, great views of the Sierra Nevada peaks as well as the Pinenut Mountain range further to the East, and its close proximity to local amenities such as schools, shopping, and medical. Fish Springs is about 3 miles East of the primary shopping area of Gardnerville. More information on Fish Springs is available from our FAQ section of this page.
This page displays all homes for sale in Fish Springs and is updated every two hours from the Gardnerville MLS.
True jewel of the Sierra! This executive home is set on top of Pinion Ridge subdivision, backs up to miles of BLM land with extensive trails and boasts commanding views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the Carson Valley! This home is fully vinyl fenced with low voltage solar hotwire and boasts a remote controlled wrought iron gate for privacy. Everyone in the family will enjoy the impeccable open floor plan, from the large gourmet dream kitchen that features expansive solid granite counter tops...
Gorgeous home, open floorplan, most rooms are on the 1st floor except for a bedroom, bath and family room on the 2nd floor, perfect for in-law quarters! Park-like landscaping with mature trees, circular driveway, Trex deck and built-in spa! Turn-key horse facility has a 5 stall barn with tackroom, indoor washrack has hot water, Nelson waterers, rubber stall mats. Fenced arena, round pen, 3 turnouts! Adjacent to BLM! Adjacent 5 acre vacant lot is for sale for $145,000. Road is slated to be PAVED August 2015!
This impressive custom built home boasts attention to every detail. Located on a 1.85 acre corner lot the home features include: absolutely meticulous landscaping with horse shoe pit and storage shed in the backyard and separate fenced area for horses. A large built in fire pit sits in the center of the patio, perfect for entertaining. Tall ceilings with exposed beams greet you as you walk in the home.
Darling home on a quiet cul-de-sac close to BLM. Bright sunny kitchen with tile counters & floors & abundant cabinetry. Gorgeous Sierra views from all major rooms. The large master has a walk in closet and sliders onto the pretty back patio. Beautiful park-like yard with flowers, fruit trees & raised garden beds. Garden & storage shed. In-law quarters w/full bath and separate entrance. Shade Concepts pergola shade structure over large back patio. $2400 Painting allowance for new exterior paint!
Large Home on corner lot w/ tons of potential! Great home for multigenerational buyers, families w/ home based businesses, home-schoolers, buyers needing space for animals, cars, and/or equipment. 5th bedroom is being used as an exercise/equipment room. Could be a separate office, mother-in-law quarters or workshop with exits to outside and the garage. All bedrooms have good sized closets. Home has been upgraded! 2 bedrooms were remodeled to make a larger master w/ en suite and custom walk in closet.
Panoramic views from this charming two bedroom home on 2.56 acres. A wonderful floorplan with open great room design and bedrooms on each end of the home. Property is an upslope but still has usable land for horses. Tenant occupied, needs 24 hours notice to show. Subject to tenant rights.
How Far is Fish Springs from Gardnerville and Carson City?
Fish Springs is about 3 miles (5 minute drive) from Gardnerville's shopping and other amenities (including brands like WalMart, Smith and Raley's Grocery stores, Starbucks, and other fast food and local restaurants). If you are a chocolate lover, you must try The Chocolate Shoppe by Sweet Images for great taste and friendly owners. Carson City would be an addtional 15-20 minute drive North.
Is Fish Springs well suited for horses?
Due to the larger parcels, open space, and easy access to BLM, this area is well suited to horse lovers as well as anyone who wants easy access to trails for horse, motorcycle, or quad riding.
How large are the lots in Fish Springs?
Most lots in Fish Springs will be a minimum of 2 acres with many being 5 - 10 acres.
What utilities are available in Fish Springs?
Being rural, there are limited utilities in this area. All parcels are serviced by private wells, septic tanks, and propane gas. Electricity and phone service is available to the area.
Is Fish Springs close to BLM?
Yes. This area is adjacent to BLM land. You can gain easy access to miles of trails and open space to the East of Fish Springs on the west-facing slope of the Pinenut Mountains and further East into Smith Valley.
Are there flood plains in Fish Springs?
While this area is arid and you are elevated above the floor of the Carson Valley where the Carson River runs, you may be surprised to know that there are designated FEMA flood zones in Fish Springs. These areas defined by "run off" ditches or creeks and are generally dry but are prone to flood during a strong Summer rain in the Pinenut Mountain range. Basically, the water flow off of the Pinenut Mountains going West towards Carson Valley partially includes this area. Ask your CalNeva Realty agent to show you the flood maps to determine if a specific parcel is in the flood zone or not.
Can I build a RV Garage or Workshop on my property?
Detached workshops and RV garages are common in this area. There are some streets/subdevelopments in Fish Springs that do have CCRs so you should thorougly review CCRS, if any, and check with Douglas County's planning department if you plan to build a structure like this in the future.
The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the BROKER RECIPROCITY Program of the Northern Nevada Regional MLS. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than CalNeva Realty are marked with the BROKER RECIPROCITY logo or the BROKER RECIPROCITY thumbnail logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokerage.
The broker providing these data believes them to be correct, but advises interested parties to confirm them before relying on them in a purchase decision.
Listing information last updated on May 30th, 2015 at 4:11am PDT.