Nevada Commission on Tourism award for BEST RENO-TAHOE TERRITORY ATTRACTION. The Dangberg Home Ranch was once the center of a 48,000-acre ranch and the home of Carson Valley’s most prominent family. The history of the valley and the family is told in a guided tour through an historic ranch house full of artifacts from Nevada’s past. Reservations are required for the tour, which takes visitors through the ranch house, built between 1857 and 1917. See the park’s website for information on special events, exhibits and site rental opportunities for weddings and more.