Donner Summit – Serene Lakes Neighborhood Profile

Entering the quiet communities of Soda Springs, Norden, Kingvale and Serene Lakes is like taking a step back into a slower, more peaceful era. Cabins, ranging from small and quaint to grand and luxurious, are dotted around the sparkling alpine lakes and rivers, and up and down meandering streets that gently wind through majestic woods. Bringing to mind enjoyable childhood memories of family trips to the cabin, Donner Summit offers an unmatched 4-season high altitude mountain experience. Home prices start in the $200,000s, and go up into the $1,000,000 plus range for lakefronts in Serene Lakes.

Enjoy the amazing snowfall in winter; alpine skiers love nearby Sugar Bowl, known for its excellent powder skiing, and friendly, comfortable atmosphere. Royal Gorge, with acres of terrific cross country terrain, is adjacent.  And Boreal Ridge and Donner Ski Ranch are well known “boarder’s parks”, and just around the corner.

In milder weather, the Donner Summit area offers all of the beauty of the high Sierra, where wildflowers bloom along endless miles of trails past backcountry streams and lakes. Opportunities abound for camping, hiking, backpacking and mountain biking. Residents love Donner Summit and Serene Lakes real estate for quick access to fishing, swimming and relaxing with a picnic in the sunshine.  But, the winters with 20 plus feet of snowfall is the real appeal.

Serene Lakes, Soda Springs and Kingvale are conveniently located on Donner Summit, with easy access from Interstate 80, and Truckee itself is a just quick drive away for additional dining, shopping, and entertainment.

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Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1584
Step inside and be amazed at this wonderful mountain getaway. It has everything you could need for full time living or vacation dream home. Featuring many... Details
$540,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 784
Lovely cabin in the woods for both summer and winter enjoyment. Outside brick BBQ and large deck. Very clean and cute. Details
$205,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1760
4 SEASONS OF ENJOYMENT! With nearby popular ski areas and spectacular Serene Lakes you are ready for your year-round fun! AUCTION DATES: 11/15/14-11/17/14.... Details
$409,900
Beds: 1 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 0
A slope side 1 bed, 2 bath at Donner Ski Ranch. Sleeps 6 comfortably and provides immediate access to some of Donner Summits best recreation. Hop over... Details
$160,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1029
Looking over Soda Springs Resort and with Donner Ski Ranch & Sugar Bowl just down the road, this turn key condo is perfect for enjoying all of Tahoe's... Details
$117,900
Beds: 4 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 1994
Level lot with power line easement for quad-riding and snowmobile FUN! Wood walls & wood ceilings accent this PlaVada cabin with tons of windows, 4... Details
$325,000
Beds: 0 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 0
THE RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT! Unplug in this riverfront cabin in the woods. No phone, no internet. This cozy quintessential cabin is located in the secluded... Details
$139,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 1636
The best in finish work for an absolutely stunning presentation. Slate, barnwood, granite counters, full wood windows and doors, hand textured walls. ... Details
$550,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 3401
Views, views, views - Castle Peak, Lake Serena, & the island! Enormous master (currently being used as a bunk house) & cozy office/loft area on... Details
$1,250,000
Beds: 2 Baths: 2.0 Sq Ft: 1296
Cozy Cabin backing to the Yuba River. Hardwood Floors with floor to ceiling custom fireplace. Newer Appliances with new granite counters in kitchen.... Details
$350,000
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