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: 1280
Affordable Serene Lakes Cabin! Three story quintessential Donner Summit chalet with three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, oversized one car garage,... Details
$475,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 2075
Beautifully remodeled mountain chalet on Donner Summit and just minutes to Sugar Bowl and Royal Gorge. This bright and sunny home has cathedral... Details
$519,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 2054
Welcome home to this beautiful oversized Plavada cabin. Boasting 4 bedrooms + 3 full baths, there's room for everyone, and all the toys,... Details
$435,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1500
Beautiful cabin for the right buyer. Nice spacious kitchen with granite tile counters. Breakfast nook. Central heating, Spacious bathrooms. Visit... Details
$359,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 2989
Inspired by contemporary rustic architecture of California like Sea Ranch and La Ventana at Big Sur, this home was designed by EHDD, world famous... Details
$3,425,000
Beds: 1 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 930
Darling Little Red Cabin in the Woods! Looking for a spot on a river in the mountains to call your own? Backing to the Yuba River in PlaVada... Details
$305,500
Beds: 3 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 2260
Located on the desirable upper end of Hillside Drive, this 3 bedroom home backs to miles of open space and the Royal Gorge Cross Country Center.... Details
$879,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 819
Bright and clean A frame style cabin with lovely wooded views. Ideal mountain get-a-way with covered entry, vaulted ceilings, loft bedroom with... Details
$329,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.5 Sq Ft: 2471
Great Serene Lakes cabin backing to Royal Gorge trail access with a gorgeous view of Castle Peak. Many recent upgrades here including high-end... Details
$749,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 0
Remodeled cabin with property on the gorgeous South Yuba River. This three bedroom, one bathroom cabin is move-in ready. New exterior paint,... Details
$349,000
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