Truckee is the Bay Area gateway to the Sierra and the legendary Lake Tahoe. What was once an old mining town has become a mecca for sports enthusiasts as well as world travelers alike looking for that quaint small town mountain experience with an eco-conscious, artisinal feel. Historic downtown Truckee is full of fabulous shops, gourmet restaurants, art galleries and clothing boutiques.
Winter is legendary in Truckee. With four world-class ski resorts, Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Northstar and Sugar Bowl, within 20 miles of Truckee, there is outstanding skiing and snowboarding for all abilities.
Summertime is glorious in Truckee with several lakes and reservoirs nearby for boating, kayaking, paddle boarding, swimming, and fishing. There are also rivers and streams for river rafting, fly fishing and camping. Endless trails offer hiking, biking, and horseback riding. And if golf is your thing, there are fabulous private and public golf courses all over Truckee.
Truckee Real Estate
Truckee real estate begins at about $250,000 for smaller entry level homes and can exceed $3,000,000 for larger estate sized homes. Truckee lots start at approximately $40,000 and go over $3,000,000 for large acreage parcels. Truckee Condos begin at $250,000 and can exceed $750,000.