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: 1 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 704
This ski in/ski out unit has outstanding mountain views and is located on the ski hill of Donner Ski Ranch! Walk out your door to the slopes... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1900
Fantastic location for this classic chalet style cabin. The property backs to undeveloped acreage and the adjacent lot is offered for sale for... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1540
This could be your base camp for adventure! Spread out in this 3-story A-frame on generous pie-shaped parcel close to PlaVada's fishing... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 2400
Welcome home to this quintessential cabin in the woods! Tremendous opportunity to own rare new construction in PlaVada on a SUNNY homesite! THE... Details
Beds: 6 Baths: 6.5 Sq Ft: 5875
Take in the spectacular views of Serene Lakes and surrounding Sierra Nevada mountains in this exceptional custom mountain modern lakefront known... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1310
Come enjoy skiing at Sugarbowl and Royal Gorge! The Yuba River is around the corner and endless hiking in the summer! Easy access off Route... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 2330
Spacious Mountain home on the Yuba River! This property features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, high ceilings, a wood stove, a large game room/loft... Details
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 2625
Gorgeous Remodeled Multifamily home! As you enter this superbly crafted, four bedroom and three bath mountain home, you are immediately greeted... Details
Beds: 5 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 3405
Castle Creek Lodge Escape to this rare, 20-acre mountain lodge in the coveted and gated community of Towle Mountain Estates. Each lot is 20-60... Details
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
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