Donner Lake Real Estate Neighborhood Profile

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: 2 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 1244
Bright, well maintained condo with great Donner Lake views throughout. Situated above and behind the first row of units, limiting road noise, and creating... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 2095
This ideally located lakefront home on the jewel of Truckee-Donner Lake! With the level access to the home and lake and the close proximity to restaurants... Details
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 1750
This adorable Donner Lake home is perfect for entertaining, and hosting family and friends. With 4 bedrooms, plus a loft overlooking the great room, it... Details
Beds: 6 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 3024
WOW! A Very Rare Find With 3 Separate Units on ONE Lot Within Walking Distance of Donner Lake!!! Keep 1 Unit for yourself & rent out the other 2 Units... Details
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 2080
Capture the spectacular views from this perfectly perched home overlooking Donner Lake. With expansive windows and southern exposure, sunlight and views... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 1728
Just like a duplex, this permitted two unit home is a great investment opportunity at Donner Lake! Perfect for someone who wants to have their mountain... Details
Beds: 1 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 0
Imagine owning 20 acres of Beautiful Cold Stream Canyon wilderness. Access to backcountry trails,hiking,biking & sking.Tinkers Knob and Mt. Lincoln... Details
Beds: 2 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 960
Donner Lake cabin about a block from the lake. Open great room with corner wood stove. Granite counters and pine cabinets in kitchen. Huge back deck... Details
Beds: 0 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 384
Beautifully updated studio on first floor with lovely kitchen with full size range/oven & refrigerator, and custom Murphy bed. Fully furnished. Good... Details
Beds: 3 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 1548
Donner Lake jewel! Two bedrooms, two baths on the main level and a large master and family room with woodstove on the upper level. Decks on both levels... Details
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