Martis Camp

An exclusive, amenity-rich gated community celebrated for its luxury and seasonal versatility.

Welcome to Martis Camp

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Located within the scenic vistas of Truckee, California, Martis Camp epitomizes the pinnacle of gated community living. This enclave is distinguished by its unparalleled access to both summer and winter recreational activities, making it a year-round paradise for those fortunate enough to call it home. Forbes Magazine heralds Martis Camp as the best four-season gated community in the United States, a testament to its comprehensive amenities and the bespoke lifestyle it offers. From the lush fairways of its exclusive golf course to the swift chair lift rides into Northstar California ski resort, every aspect of Martis Camp is designed to cater to the discerning tastes of its residents.

The architecture within Martis Camp is as diverse as it is impressive, featuring a collection of homes that blend modern aesthetics with traditional mountain designs. This architectural diversity adds a unique charm to the neighborhood, ensuring that each home is as distinct as its owner. The community's commitment to luxury is evident in every detail, from the meticulously maintained landscapes to the high-quality construction of each residence.

What to Love

  • Exclusive Golf Course: Membership-required golfing on an acclaimed course
  • Direct Ski Lift Access: A private chair lift to Northstar California ski resort
  • Architectural Diversity: A showcase of luxury homes from the area's best builders and architects
  • Year-Round Amenities: Catering to owners in all four seasons with a variety of activities

Local Lifestyle

An unspoken promise of exclusivity and personalized service defines life in Martis Camp. Residents enjoy a lifestyle that balances outdoor adventure with serene luxury. The community fosters a warm, welcoming atmosphere where neighbors share common interests in recreational activities and the appreciation of nature's beauty. 

Whether it's a round of golf under the summer sun, a ski trip down pristine slopes, or simply enjoying a meal with family and friends at one of the private dining venues, Martis Camp offers an unmatched quality of life. Here, every season brings its own unique set of pleasures, ensuring that residents never need to venture far to experience the best of what each has to offer.

Dining and Shopping

Within the gates of Martis Camp, dining and shopping are experiences tailored to the refined tastes of its residents. The Lodge at Martis Camp offers private, five-star dining options that cater to a variety of culinary preferences, from gourmet meals to casual dining experiences. Here, residents can enjoy sumptuous dishes prepared by top chefs in an ambiance of understated elegance. The Family Barn complements this with a more casual setting, ideal for family meals or a fun afternoon snack, featuring an old-fashioned soda and milkshake bar that delights both young and old.

Although Martis Camp is a private community, its proximity to Truckee and Lake Tahoe means that residents have easy access to a broader array of shopping and dining options. From boutique shops offering unique finds to lakeside restaurants serving fresh, local cuisine, the surrounding area enriches the Martis Camp experience. Yet, for many, the convenience and exclusivity of on-site amenities like The Beach Shack on Lake Tahoe during summer offer more than enough to satisfy their leisure and gastronomic needs.

Things to Do

Martis Camp is a hub of activity year-round, offering residents a plethora of events and facilities to enjoy. The community hosts golf tournaments throughout the summer, attracting enthusiasts to its prestigious course for friendly competition and camaraderie. Meanwhile, private concerts and events, including spectacular 4th of July celebrations, bring the community together to enjoy top-tier entertainment in an intimate setting.

For those who prefer an active lifestyle, the sports facilities at Martis Camp are second to none. There's always something to do, from tennis and pickleball tournaments to skiing and snowboarding in the winter. The community's direct access to Northstar California ski resort is a particular highlight, allowing residents to hit the slopes without the crowds. In summer, the Beach Shack on Lake Tahoe offers a private slice of paradise, with water sports and relaxation just moments from home.


Families in Martis Camp have access to excellent educational opportunities, including TEA (Tahoe Expedition Academy), known for its innovative approach to learning and commitment to outdoor education. This school exemplifies the community's values, offering a curriculum that prepares students for the future while encouraging them to connect with their environment.

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