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Tahoe Donner – Base camp for a big family life.

Tahoe Donner is an eclectic Truckee, California community with a passion for outdoor recreation. They celebrate the Tahoe lifestyle by featuring a wide variety of recreational facilities and events. From golf, downhill and cross-country skiing, hiking and mountain biking, campground, tennis, and much more. Tahoe Donner is one of America’s largest homeowner’s associations, with nearly 6,500 properties and 25,000 members enjoying over 7,300 acres in the Sierra Nevada mountains.

Northstar California Resort – Base Camp for Her Big Life

In this video learn how Northstar California is taking a fresh look at women wellness with their new Her Mountain programming for both winter and summer activities.

Northstar California is a resort for the modern family that prefers substance with a unique, laid-back style, high-end luxury, on-mountain exhilaration with a sophisticated alpine village atmosphere.  Halfway between one of North America’s coolest mountain towns and one of the world’s most beautiful alpine lakes, Northstar is a destination on the rise, having invested into creating Lake Tahoe’s premier luxury snowsports experience. Upscale shops, refined dining and Lake Tahoe’s only five-star slopeside lodging is married to impeccable grooming, a Cross Country Center, incredible tree skiing and enough variety + world-class terrain parks to challenge every level of skier/rider.

Big Life Local – Pro Cyclist Laurens ten Dam

Big Life Local – Pro Cyclist Laurens ten Dam

We sit down with professional world tour cyclist Laurens ten Dam and chat about what makes Truckee, California his base camp for a big life. He describes himself as a husband, father, an ordinary guy, and good at riding a bike pretty fast. Ltd travels around the globe and chooses to stay in Truckee for its remoteness, beauty, the people, and challenging summit passes to push his limits.

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Truckee Fall Foliage Scenic Bike Rides

Truckee Fall Foliage Scenic Bike Rides

Once the waning days of autumn start casting long shadows on the peaks above Truckee, you can’t help but appreciate the vibrant fall colors visible in nearly every direction. Truckee and North Lake Tahoe are rich with opportunities to explore by bicycle or by foot.  What better way to take in the abundant fall colors that paint the area’s trees every autumn.  From the bright gold of aspen groves and cottonwoods to the beautifully contrasting greens and reds of various evergreens and low lying brush,

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Families Love the Truckee Bike Park!

Families Love the Truckee Bike Park!

Do you and the family ride mountain bikes or want to introduce your children to mountain biking? If so, Truckee is one of the best places to learn and ride at the Truckee Bike Park!  Recently voted top-3 places to ride in California by Best Things CA, the Truckee Bike Park has been giving families, kids, and adults a fun,

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Fall Foliage Hikes in Truckee

Fall Foliage Hikes in Truckee

Autumn in Truckee is one of the best times of the year to visit.  From fun events, cooler temps, to stunning fall foliage scenery. Here is a list of our favorite Truckee hiking trails to help your harvest the best of autumn here in Truckee!

Sagehen Creek Trail
2.5 mile single track trail from 89N at Sagehen Creek to Stampede Reservoir.

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Tahoe Donner Big Life Experience

Tahoe Donner Big Life Experience

In the video below see how the Tahoe Donner Association makes Truckee their “Base Camp for a Big Life.” Tahoe Donner is one of America’s largest homeowner’s associations, with nearly 6,500 properties and 25,000 members enjoying over 7,500 acres in the Sierra Nevada mountains.

Tahoe Donner is one of America’s largest homeowner’s associations, with nearly 6,500 properties and 25,000 members enjoying over 7,500 acres in the Sierra Nevada mountains.

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Truckee’s Summer Bucket List

Truckee’s Summer Bucket List

For those who seek adventure and want to be in the great outdoors, here is our top-10 summer bucket list
activities to help you experience the best of Truckee!

1. Ride Northern California’s Largest Bike Park  – Truckee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Find The Best Trail Running Races in Truckee!

Find The Best Trail Running Races in Truckee!

Truckee is quickly becoming a top destination for trail running with a wide variety of trails that feature everything from flowy single track, mountain meadows, wildflowers, old growth forests and ridge line traverses.  There’s something for everyone.  If you don’t live here, a great way to explore the trails is by signing up for a group trail run or an organized race so that you stay safe and have support while exploring the Sierra Nevada Mountains,

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Spring Fishing in Truckee!

Spring Fishing in Truckee!

The Truckee-Tahoe region offers a wealth of fishing opportunities and locations with professional guides to help teach you the best techniques. Learn where to fish Truckee’s best spots this spring for opening day on Saturday, April 29th.

Donner Lake

With 37 public piers, one being a fishing specific pier with handicap access, this lake generates the most interest from visiting fisherman and novices alike. 

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