Location and amenities are the qualities that have made Tahoe Donner® the single most popular area in the Tahoe basin. Located at the west end of Truckee, Tahoe Donner® offers the closest access and the broadest selection of amenities of any development in the Truckee area. The 6000+ acre community is made up of over 6100 parcels, of which over 4500 have been developed into homes. Besides the championship golf course, there are alpine and Nordic ski areas, equestrian center, tennis complex, fitness center, pools, clubhouse, extensive hiking trails, and private marina on Donner Lake. The population is primarily second-home owners who enjoy the many outdoor recreational activities Tahoe Donner provides. Homes are priced from $300,000; condos are priced from $150,000. Vacant lots are currently priced from $100,000.
Escape the pressures of the city and find the tranquility of the High Sierra in this lovely planned unit development. Tahoe Donner, a planned recreational community originally developed by Dart Resorts in the early 70s, may be the perfect recreational retreat or primary residential area for you and your family. This mountain subdivision is located on over 4,000 acres of forested land, divided into 11 residential units. Of the approximate 6100 home sites, over 5000 homes have been completed. With nearly 60 miles of roadways and an elevation differential of 6200 to over 7000 ft., there is a wonderful diversity of towering firs and pines, serene meadows, crystal mountain streams, panoramic views, and breathtaking snow capped mountains.
This desirable mountain subdivision is entirely owned by the property owners and features a complete package of recreational amenities. There are nearly 1600 acres of greenbelt/common/park or recreation area inside the development. There is an added 2000 acres adjoining the western boundary of the subdivision which is currently being used as open space and is adjoining the Tahoe National Forest. These open space and greenbelt areas have over ten miles of hiking and biking trails.
The package of recreational amenities include a championship (par 72) golf course, a world class cross country ski facility, an alpine ski area, 11 tennis court complex, 3 swimming pools, recreation center, equestrian center, main clubhouse with restaurant and bar facilities, and a private beach club at the east end of Donner Lake. Hiking trails, summer camps, playground equipment and sand volleyball courts round out this wonderful recreational package available to members and their guests. Property association dues are currently $1600 per year. There are substantial discounted fees for the golf course and ski areas and nominal daily or seasonal fees for the other major facilities.
The current make up of the subdivision is approximately 25% full time residences and 75% vacation homes. Available lots are priced from $100,000; Condos from $150,000 to $500,000; and homes from $300,000 to over $2,000,000.
Tahoe Donner®. An impeccably maintained community with clear blue skies, pine and alder trees, beautiful meadows and creeks. Once you look at everything else, it’ll be easy to see why Tahoe Donner® is your best buy!