Donner Summit Real Estate

Donner Summit is a peaceful, secluded mountainous area located just a short drive from downtown Truckee. Easy access to Interstate 80 makes Donner Summit one of the most convenient locations in the Sierras to reach whether you are traveling east or west, summer or winter.

History surrounds you in the forested areas of Donner Summit.  Look closely and you can see petroglyphs left by Native Americans during the pre-Columbian period or wagon tracks left by the first settlers fighting their way over granite cliffs in search of gold.  Donner Summit is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. This region offers a myriad of activities including skiing, snowboarding, hiking, cycling, rock climbing, snowshoeing and fishing, to name a few.

There are a number of neighborhoods in the Donner Summit real estate area with largest being the Serene Lakes community. Nestled amongst two alpine lakes, homes in Serene Lakes range in price from $300,000 to $1,500,000 depending on size, location and view. Lots are typically available from $35,000 ranging upwards of $325,000.

Other Donner Summit communities include; Kingvale, Norden, PlaVada and Soda Springs.

  Donner Summit Area Attractions & Amenities:

  • Sugar Bowl Ski Area
  • Royal Gorge Cross Country Ski Resort
  • Donner Ski Ranch
  • Boreal Ski Area

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Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 2468
Brilliantly Rustic Cabin with Oversized Primary Suite! Beautifully situated on a 0.27-acre lot, this 3BR/2BA, 2,468sqft residence radiantly charms... Details
$799,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1305
Very Adorable classically designed Serene Lakes cabin with loads of recent updates. New deck, stairs, exterior paint and stain, interior paint,... Details
$989,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 2400
THE ONLY BRAND NEW CONSTRUCTION IN PLAVADA FOR SALE! Completion slated for early 2023 so there is time to pick your finishes. Even time to determine... Details
$975,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1370
Mountain getaway, a straight shot to the lake and within walking distance to the Royal Gorge Lodge. Vaulted ceilings in the living room and an... Details
$800,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1262
LAKEFRONT CABIN in the highly sought after community of Serene Lakes. Located on the swimming lake, this well cared for cabin has all the space... Details
$1,580,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1944
Eagle Lakes Lodge just off of I80, west of Donner Summit, at an elevation of 5300 feet. The land consists of 160 acres of spectacular alpine... Details
$3,000,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.5 Sq Ft: 2433
Looking for a great investment property? Short term rentals allowed in private PlaVada, Soda Springs. This three level brand new home is 2433... Details
$1,550,000
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