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: 4 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 1994
Impressive mountain style home w/wood finish work throughout & floor to ceiling windows in great room. Plenty of room for all of your friends... Details
$425,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 0
Charming Old Tahoe-style cabin located on the lovely Yuba River featuring privacy and panoramic views of Donner Summit. The home is 3 bedroom... Details
$389,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 1127
Walk to river. Affordable, private 2 bedroom cabin on a 1/4 acre w/ new roof, new carpet and wood floors. Newly painted interior features separate... Details
$297,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 1934
Impeccable custom built home with breathtaking views on the west side of Donner Summit. Enjoy access to hiking, ATV, snowshoe, XC skiing, snowmobile�&... Details
$555,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1463
Lovely wooded views from this well cared for mountain cabin. Property sits at the end of a cul de sac with level access. Entire upper level has... Details
$399,000
Beds: 5 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1800
A darling mountain getaway with extensive updating all ready for you! Relax on the sunny front deck & enjoy the seasons. The open floorplan... Details
$620,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 1000
Picture perfect cabin by the river. This hand-painted treasure features gorgeous stone fireplace with wood stove insert, wood interior, two story... Details
$330,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 1.5 Sq Ft: 1512
Dating from the 60's this PlaVada cabin was built to last. Wood ceilings throughout for that rustic feel. Dual paned windows. 3rd floor... Details
$365,000
Beds: 1 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 720
Your home in the Sierra's awaits. Looking for a primary residence, 2nd home or a vacation spot, this is it! Spacious downstairs, with... Details
$229,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 1060
Rarely do these slope-side units become available. Pull into your underground garage and take the elevator to your room. Pick up your skis... Details
$820,000
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