Gardnerville is a town in Douglas County, located roughly in the center of the Carson Valley. It directly adjoins the town of Minden, to the northwest. The population was 3,357 at the 2000 census. But 2006 estimates place the population 5,550 .
US Highway 395 runs through the center of Gardnerville (with a speed limit of 25 miles per hour). Nevada state route 207, known as Kingsbury Grade, connects Gardnerville to Stateline and US Highway 50.