This dog-friendly Donner Lake waterfront family home with dock is extremely comfortable, relaxed, and has an unbelievable location. Boasting 180 degrees of mountain and lake views to the south, you will quickly soak in your sunny surroundings! This property gets full sun all year long, which is a big deal in Donner.
Prepare a meal in the kitchen to enjoy in the dining area and look out the bay window with 180-degree views of the lake. Directly above the dining room is the master bedroom which shares the same 180-degree lake view from bed! Gather around the lovely wood burning stove in the living room for those chilly winter nights.
Guests will appreciate the ease of unloading and loading to an easily accessed ground level living area and kitchen. Home has perfectly functional, no frills floor plan and was built in 1991.
There is 50 ft of easy access, private waterfront for swimming, kayaking, paddle boarding and of course boating & fishing! The views include Northstar Resort to the east, Donner State Memorial Park and beautiful blue Donner Lake to the south, Sugar Bowl Ski Resort and Donner Summit to the west. Wildlife viewing includes bald eagles, osprey, trout, chickadee, woodpeckers, duck, geese, beaver, chipmunk, squirrel and occasionally raccoons.
You will enjoy a large private dock, buoy and waterfront patio with wood burning firepit (available only according to burn regulations). The large deck off the kitchen and living room makes for spectacular lakefront BBQ’s. A prime location for the 4th of July Fireworks! There’s very easy access to world-class skiing, climbing & cycling on Donner Summit up Old Hwy 40. This home is a short drive to most North Tahoe ski resorts. It is located with easy, flat access to interstate 80.
Downtown Truckee is only a short bike ride away. You will find a market directly across the street featuring all the basics and a great selection of beer and wine. So there’s no need to wrestle among the dreaded holiday chaos in downtown supermarkets. Also, across the street is one of Truckee’s very favorite breakfast restaurants, Donner Kitchen!
Please note that dogs are welcome for a small nightly fee!