Tahoe Donner Neighborhood Profile

Tahoe Donner Neighborhood Profile

Tahoe Donner is exactly what many people have in mind when they picture theirmountain dream home.  Tahoe Donner is often the first choice for second home owners in the Truckee area. The 6,000 acre planned mountain community offers many amenities and a terrific location, with super easy access from Interstate 80, and very close to town for shopping, dining, and more.

Just North of Highway 80 on the west side of Truckee this established community has many advantages. With 6,000 units, Tahoe Donner is the largest subdivision in the market and features many greenbelt areas and open spaces.

Home styles range from small A frame style cabins to luxury custom homes.Settings range from shady pine forest, open meadow views, to spectacular panoramic mountain views. Quiet streets curve up into the mountains through lush woods, and grand natural cedar cabins sitting under clear blue skies among the tall pines.

Amenities include an 18 hole championship golf course, downhill and cross country ski areas, three swimming pools, new fitness center, equestrian center and beach/boat launch facility on Donner Lake.  The Trout Creek Center with fitness facilities, pools, spas, sauna, and summer day camps for kids.


How much are Tahoe Donner HOA fees and who pays these fees?

The Tahoe Donner HOA fee for 2011 is $1330. The HOA fees are collected from every property owner and owners with multiple properties pay the annual fee for each piece of property owned. Condo owners also pay the Tahoe Donner HOA fee. Each property is entitled to 4 picture I.D.’s for family members.What are the Tahoe Donner Amenities and who can use them?
Tahoe Donner has a number of amenities including: Trout Creek Recreation Center (2 pools, gym, spas, steam room, sauna, locker rooms etc.), Northwoods Club House, Golf Course, Downhill and Cross-Country Ski Areas, Donner Lake Private Beach and Marina, Tennis Complex, Equestrian Center and the Alder Creek Campground. Only the Golf Course, Ski areas and Equestrian Center are open to the public.

Is there a fee to use the Amenities?   Summer at Tahoe Donner Activities Guide
All the amenities have a use fee. Tahoe Donner homeowners may purchase an optional Recreation Pass($220 per year for 4 family members) which allows unlimited use of Trout Creek, Northwoods Club House, the Tennis Complex and Donner Lake Beach and Marina. Without a “Rec” Pass there is a once per day fee to use the amenities. Guests are required to pay the daily fee to use the amenities. Homeowners pay a discounted use fee from the public rates for Golfing and Skiing. Homeowners may also purchase a discounted season pass for the Golf Course and Ski Areas. 

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