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 15 minutes from the Gardnerville MLS.
If you are looking for a gated property with awesome valley and mountain views, great sunsets, a horse barn, an RV garage and backing up to BML land, this is the home for you. All the major rooms such as the living room, kitchen, family room and master bedroom enjoy the spectacular views of the valley. The RV garage features 2 offices, one bathroom and drive-through access. If you do not have an RV just think of all the space that can accommodate lots of toys...big toys. The 3 stall barn includes
In the heart of Fish Springs sits this home on two acres, ready for your horses and all your toys. Newly remodeled kitchen, living area, and bonus room. Massive detached garage and out structures. Six bedrooms and three bathrooms make this an awesome family home.
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 additional 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.
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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 21st, 2019 at 8:11pm PDT.