Neighborhood Spotlight: Tahoe-Donner

Posted by GrangerGroup on April 15th, 2016

Tahoe Donner is a beautiful, upscale community located in the mountains near Donner Lake and to the west of the town of Truckee. Home prices vary, depending on the size of the property and the style of house, making the community available to nearly everyone seriously considering real estate in Lake Tahoe. Some properties have breathtaking views of Donner Lake or of the Sierra County mountains. Homeowners enjoy the convenience of having their own fire department, shops and restaurants nearby.

Activities Available

One of the greatest advantages of dealing with Lake Tahoe real estate is the large number of amenities that are available to homeowners. Just about any activity that one might enjoy is available within the community. All year round the residents have access to the Trout Creek Rec Center and its fitness classroom, weight room, steam room, sauna, rec pool, cardiac room, massage treatments, spa and lap pool. In the winter, there is a snow play area for the children and places set aside for both cross country and downhill skiing.

There are no end to the activities that are available in the summertime. Residents can ride horseback, play volleyball or basketball, practice archery, ride bikes, hike on the many neighborhood trails, swim with their family in the large pools, or take the children to play in the play area designed just for them. Golfers enjoy the beautiful 18-hole, par 72 mountain golf course located nearby on 200 acres with forest, hills and streams. The Alder Campground, with its tent and RV sites, is available for those who enjoy camping in the great outdoors.

Children who live in Tahoe Donner have summer day camp to look forward to all year long. Those from 3-years-old to 12-years-old learn about the beauty of nature in the Sierra Mountains. They get to participate in special arts and crafts projects and other activities, too.


The Tahoe Donner community is known for its continental climate. The yearly weather varies between 16°F and 85°F, making it a pleasant place to live year around. Summers are dry and warm, while snow is common between the first of November to the middle of May.

Association Membership

Every homeowner in the Tahoe Donner neighborhood must be a member of the property owner's association. Each person is given the opportunity to choose the tier of membership convenient for them. According to the activities that they wish to participate in during the year.

About the Company:

Granger Group is a leading real estate company in Northern California, driven by honesty, integrity & professionalism. Linda Granger has a well-earned reputation for top-tier real estate service in the Lake Tahoe/Truckee area. Granger Group’s team believes in delivering the highest-quality care to buyers and sellers throughout Lake Tahoe, from Truckee, CA to Incline Village, NV and beyond.

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