Sierra Meadows / Ponderosa Neighborhood Profile


Imagine an affordable, welcoming, friendly neighborhood, with convenient access to town, all in the heart of the high Sierras, with easy access to excellent year-round outdoor recreational opportunities. This and more describes the great neighborhoods of Sierra Meadows, Ponderosa Palisades and the Ponderosa Golf Course. These 3 areas are adjacent, located only a few minutes from the center of downtown Truckee, near charming Commercial Row, with terrific shopping, dining, and entertainment.

Sierra Meadows, Ponderosa Palisades and the Ponderosa Golf Course are located close to 4 major north Tahoe ski areas: Northstar, Alpine Meadows, Squaw Valley, and Sugar Bowl. Surrounded by National Forest lands, there are trailheads for hiking, cross country skiing, and amazing mountain biking right outside your door.

These neighborhoods are family-friendly. Sierra Meadows has tennis courts, park area, and a pool that’s popular with residents in the summer months. Ponderosa Golf Course has the only local 9 hole course, that’s run by the local Recreation District.  It has the feeling and relaxed atmosphere of municipal course, and is a local favorite.  These neighborhoods are composed mainly of full-time residents, many with families, who have made Truckee their permanent home, and work in Truckee, or Reno.

Homes start around $300,000 for a modest, but comfortable home, and go up from there for larger, newer homes with more features and upgrades. Architecture varies, but is generally in a relaxed, mountain style. Impressive newer custom homes start at approximately $600,000, and there are brand new condos available starting near $350,000.  Many newer townhome and “cluster” style housing developments are a recent advent in this area of Truckee.

The Sierra Meadows, Ponderosa Palisades and the Ponderosa Golf Course neighborhoods are the perfect choice for those who want to blend comfortable mountain living with their love of the Sierras!

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Excellent Winter Creek home at nearly 3,000 square feet, it's the largest floorplan in the neighborhood. Perfect for a large family, or multiple... Details
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This beautiful, newly remodeled townhouse sits perched above the legacy trail. Through the windows you can see partial views of the meandering Truckee... Details
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This is a once in a lifetime property! Two parcels on 15 acres, panoramic views, located at the top of a knoll in Ponderosa Palisades, private and serene,... Details
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This lovely condo is in a prime location, minutes to old town Truckee w/dining and shopping, the regional park w/concerts and endless recreational opportunities... Details
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Great location! Situated next to the Truckee River Legacy Trail, and the Regional Park, this townhome is just a quick walk or bike ride to downtown Truckee.... Details
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