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Tahoe Donner

11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee, CA 96161
530-587-9400
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Ranked #3 of 22 Attractions in Truckee
Type: Cross-country Ski Areas, Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Horseback Riding Stables
Activities: Skiing
Owner description: Former Olympian biathlete Glenn Jobe designed this cross-country resort to be serene and sociable. In the summer, it features an equestrian center... more » Owner description: Former Olympian biathlete Glenn Jobe designed this cross-country resort to be serene and sociable. In the summer, it features an equestrian center with pony rides, wagon rides and trail rides. « less
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Bradenton
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87 reviews 87 reviews
9 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Down to the quality of the chairs and tables, I felt like they really put some effort into making this a 1st class place. The drinks were very unique and we like it when something new is offered, instead of the same thing at every place we go. The golfing was outstanding as well as the views!

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San Francisco, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Whether you own a home as we do or rent a vacation rental @ Tahoe Donner you are in for a treat. With more amenities than you could possibly use, the key is to plan ahead. A boat on Donner Lake or a short drive down to Lake Tahoe for a canoe, kayak, ski or sailboat await. Fishing, hiking--simply the... More

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Truckee, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Lots to do!! Trails for biking, hiking and walking your dog. Awesome pools in the summer and playgrounds for the kids. They have a lap pool, gym, ski resort, private beach, golf course, equestrian center, cross country skiing and on and on. Great place to visit or live!

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Midlothian, Virginia, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

While staying at Tahoe Donner we took the opportunity to hike on one of the many trails. The best one was the ridge hike to see a sky view of Donner Lake. Just stunning.

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Truckee, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Tahoe Donner is a world class nordic center. It is so beautiful. The staff is very friendly and helpful. My favorite part is hanging out at the Nordic center deck in the sun. Great food. Good for families. Best deal in Tahoe.

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Davis, CA
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57 reviews 57 reviews
5 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Its got everything. Golf, tennis, beach club, fitness center, hiking trails, cross country. They had a fall festival this weekend which is great for the kids.

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Fresno, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Another stop I have to make whenever I'm in Tahoe. This place is absolutely beautiful! You have to stop by the bridge and take a picture of Donner lake. If you have a chance, it is also a great place to camp!

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Truckee, California, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We love living here in TD. The amenities are fabulous, it's easy to meet people and they are warm and welcoming. Water aerobics and Zumba are my favorite classes, but I also use the gym and the trails. And we love our homeowners' beach at Donner Lake, where we have potluck BBQs every Monday evening during summer. The downhill ski... More

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Sacramento, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

The Tahoe Donner trail system is unbeatable. I have hiked them, mountain biked them and have been horseback riding. They are well marked, so even if you are alone, it's difficult to get lost. The TD Association has done a great job of keeping them up, adding bridges over creeks, clearly marking the boundaries, and keeping them clear of garbage.... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

First time skiing for my 4 and 6 yr old children as well as my 42y/o husband. All received lessons from the friendly staff (10am-noon) and enjoyed it. Great beginners runs (green and blue) but only minimal black diamonds...we went at the end of March and the snow was melting already. Would recommend to all who are just beginning to... More

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