Donner Lake Real Estate

A true jewel of the Sierras, Donner Lake is a clear, shiningly blue, pristine alpine lake with wonderful recreational opportunities year-round. Summertime offers temperate, sunny, blue sky days, with wonderful fishing, boating, and water sports, plus access to the backcountry for hiking and mountain biking.

The West End beach is a great place for a family picnic and a day in the sun: with an inviting sandy beach, a playground, and the cool, inviting lake for swimming and splashing. There are also many public docks that are a favorite for fishing, picnicking, and basking in the mountain sunshine. Additionally, the Donner Lake Property Owners’ Beach Club provides members with access to a private beach.

In winter, Donner Lake transforms into a winter wonderland, with great access to 4 major ski areas: Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Northstar, and Sugar Bowl just minutes away.

Opportunities for Donner Lake homes range from small, convenient condos; through a wide range of classic mountain cabins; to large, luxurious lakefront homes with amazing water views.

Prices range from the high $200,000s for small, older cabins to $1,000,000 and up for lakefront property. Donner Lake is definitely a great place to find your perfect cabin in the woods, no matter what you have in mind!

Use the search box below to find your Truckee home, condo or land at Donner Lake.

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Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 2095
A rare opportunity to own a level, spacious, Donner lakefront home on the sunny side of the lake! 2 car garage provides privacy from street. 3 bedrooms... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 1904
Enjoy the panoramic Donner Lake views from this bright sunny home that has so much to offer. Open floor plan, kitchen, dining and living room perfect for... Details
Beds: 2 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 720
Cottage style home across from Donner Lake. Close to public piers and enjoying the lake. Property has natural gas heat and gas woodstove. Laminate flooring... Details
Beds: 4 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 3017
Gorgeous mountain home on a sunny level lot with magnificent pano mountain views at the west end of Donner Lake. Owner is custom cabinet maker and many... Details
Beds: 4 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1714
This super clean and bright home is located on a very private cul-de-sac in Donner Lake Woods with large dedicated greenbelt in front and views of mountains... Details
Beds: 4 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 2129
VIEWS! VIEWS! VIEWS! of Donner Lake and mountains from almost every room. Two large decks with access off bedrooms downstairs and great room upstairs.... Details
Beds: 1 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 364
Sit back, relax and enjoy the unbeatable views of Donner Lake from this sweet location. Amazing value. This unit features an incredible dining window set... Details
Beds: 1 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 528
Delightful Cabin located at popular west end of Donner Lake is just a short walk to lake and beach. Solid cedar log construction, warm interior, upgraded... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 1316
Beautifully landscaped, perfectly located, extensively remodeled & upgraded end unit with garage & entrance up top just steps to front door. Energy... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 982
A darling lakefront home in good condition for less than $1m! Mature lodgepole pines cloak the home for added privacy. The wood finish interior complete... Details
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