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Public Amenities

Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area

One of America’s premier Nordic skiing facilities. Do you love skiing through pines and aspens, climbing peaks or gentle rolling hills? Or would you rather glide along the flats of Euer Valley taking in the tranquil scenery? With 51 trails and over 100km of trails, we have something for everyone to enjoy.

Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area

Known in the Lake Tahoe region as the “Best Place to Begin.” Three carpet lifts and world-class instructional staff make it a great place for learning to ski or ride. It is a relaxed, family-friendly environment with lots of fun special events.


Just what it sounds like. Located on a hill next to the Trout Creek Recreational Center, this is a perfect place for sledding and tubing. Fire pits, comfy furniture, hot chocolate and snacks round out a welcoming environment.

The Lodge Restaurant and Pub

Set in a sophisticated space with a relaxed attitude, adjacent to a beautiful golf course. Excellent food and drinks, superior service and surprisingly low prices make it a Truckee favorite for lunch, dinner and banquet events.

Pizza on the Hill

Located in the Northwoods Clubhouse and offering quality pizza, burritos, quesadillas and a fully stocked bar. Besides the fact that pizza is involved, kids love it for the game room, playground and nearby swimming pool. Adults love the laid-back vibe and great prices.

Tahoe Donner Golf Course

The highest elevation course in Tahoe, known for the best greens in the region. Warm up on the driving range, test your talents on the challenging course and unwind afterward at The Lodge.

Tahoe Donner Equestrian Center

Offers trail rides, pony rides, private lessons, horsemanship boarding, Saturday Night BBQ’s and other special events. Its wide range of services will meet the needs of most recreational horseback riders.

Tahoe Donner’s trail system

Over 60 miles of trails and fire service roads, covering approximately 3,474 acres of epic, wild terrain. Many species of animals can be seen there, including quail, grouse, squirrels, rabbits, marmots, beavers, deer, mountain lions and black bear. Hikers, bikers and equestrians cherish this incredible natural resource.

Tahoe Donner Campground

Tucked away in a quiet location along the banks of Alder Creek, it has everything from tent sites to RV sites with electricity and water to hot showers. Campers can enjoy volleyball, ping pong, horseshoes and more plus free WiFi access for those who still want to stay connected to the outside world.

Recreational programs and events

Family movies, trivia, bingo, music concerts, Wii games, snowshoe hikes and holiday events keep the place hopping!

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