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: 5 Baths: 3.5 Sq Ft: 2521
Exceptional craftsmanship by Mt. Lincoln Construction. Inviting mudroom entry. Large cook's kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances,... Details
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South facing and flooded with light, this contemporary home features an original passive solar design with enormous windows and a large sunny... Details
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This authentic cabin with over a 100 feet of Upper Castle Creek frontage is truly a special place to get away and unplug. From wading in the... Details
$550,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1680
Wonderful location and only one block to lake access. This beautifully maintained home has filtered lake views, huge sunny deck, open great room... Details
$760,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 1932
Secluded mountain cabin! This newer 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom property is complete with vaulted ceilings, an open floor plan, and fantastic setting.... Details
$469,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1983
Welcome to your all-season getaway on the South Yuba River. Located in the snowmobile/ATV-friendly private PlaVada subdivision, offered turn-key,... Details
$500,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1507
The Sierra's Are Calling. Cozy Cabin in the Friendly Kingvale Community. Both Summer and Winter Activities Right Outside your Door or Stay... Details
$385,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 900
If you are looking for an affordable Old Tahoe style cabin this is it! Darling updated cabin on Donner Summit with knotty pine ceilings &... Details
$310,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1721
Enjoy Donner Summit seasons in this absolutely darling cabin. A storybook setting right on Caste Creek! A true cabin with post and beam ceilings,... Details
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Rustic Tahoe cabin overlooking South Yuba River. Great river access, just down a winding trail from the house. Needs some TLC; has good bones,... Details
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