Located 6 miles east of downtown Truckee, Glenshire is known affectionately by locals as the “banana belt”. A favorite of young families and first time homebuyers, Glenshire hosts the towns second elementary school in the Truckee area. The homeowners association includes a pool, clubhouse and tennis courts in addition to kids camps, exercise classes, and lap swim in the early morning hours. It is here that you will find children in the streets playing and riding bikes, strollers and dogs cruising around the central pond and families at the playgrounds. Home prices begin in the low $200,000s, and can range above $1,000,000, for properties in The Meadow, a gated subdivision within the Glenshire area. If you work in Reno or want a very family oriented feel with mostly primary residents, this could be the location for you.