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Enjoy Tahoe and get away at this comfortable 4-bdrm home on the Truckee River with outstanding scenic river views. Situated on one of the best year-round fly fishing stretches of the Truckee River. Just 10 minutes from historic downtown Truckee in quiet scenic location, feel worlds away from the crowds yet close to town & restaurants, golf courses, ski resorts, beaches, lakes & streams. Year round river access from the property. Float or kayak the Truckee River, hike or bike, visit Lake Tahoe and Donner Lake, or just kick back and relax on large sunny decks overlooking the river. Easy access from Interstate 80. Boca Reservoir just 2 miles away for fishing, boating & kayaking. Little Truckee River 4 miles away for stream fly fishing, highly rated. Stampede Reservoir nearby offers fishing, boating, kayaking, hiking, biking and camping. North Tahoe ski resorts 15-20 minutes away. Reno-Tahoe International Airport 30 minutes away.
If you've always stayed in town, try this location - it will not disappoint, the views are exceptional, the river at your door. Casual family friendly interior. Enjoy a game of horseshoes off the deck below, watch the train go by, and view visiting deer, geese, ducks, quail, and bald eagles that frequent the area. Kids love exploring the river, adults love the quiet scenic location. Spring & Fall seasons are ideal to enjoy off-season fly fishing and Fall seasonal colors. A year round vacation getaway in unique location rarely found in the Tahoe area. Ideal for family vacations & weekend getaways, golf & fishing groups, business retreat, and winter ski rental. Many vacation and recreational opportunities for the entire family.
** SLEEPS UP TO 8 - LIMIT 8 OCCUPANTS**
** NO SMOKING, NO PETS **
**TRAVEL INFORMATION** Centrally located to all North Tahoe visitor destinations easily accessed from Interstate 80. 10 minutes to downtown Truckee, 10 minutes to golf courses, 15 minutes to Northstar, 20 minutes to Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, 25 minutes to Donner Summit and Lake Tahoe. Convenient location to Reno - 25 minutes to downtown Reno, 30 minutes to Reno-Tahoe International Airport.
** FLYFISHING INFORMATION ** Lake Tahoe & Truckee River professional guide services available throughout the North Lake Tahoe area. Local expert Truckee River guide nearby. See link for GILLIGAN'S GUIDE SERVICE listed above rental photos below for all services and river conditions.
** NOTE ** Located in Special Fishing Regulation Area - Consult current California Dept. of Fish & Wildlife Freshwater Fishing Regulations for the Truckee River. Note Boundaries & Special Take Requirements governing all sections of the Truckee River.
Open floor plan offering river & mountain views. Living room opens to dining and kitchen with attached passive solar greenhouse. 40' flat screen TV, premium surround sound system with DVD/CD player, Satellite TV & premium channels.
Kitchen & dining room designed for solar gain with views to the Truckee River. Large oak dining table seats 8 comfortably. Convenient eating & conversation counter connects kitchen to dining area. Fully equipped open kitchen with drop-in gas range, microwave, coffee maker & grinder, toaster, blender, & cookware.
4 bedrooms - all upstairs. LOPI woodstove, forced air system, radiant floor heating downstairs in winter. Passive solar greenhouse provides additional heat to home during the winter months. Two full bathrooms upstairs, 1/2 bath downstairs with radiant floor heating. Additional TV/DVD player located in upstairs guest bedroom.
High Speed Internet access provided.
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Carson-Tahoe Mountain Range views. Beautiful sunrises, breathtaking full moons and starry skies. Fall seasonal colors. Winter mountain alpenglows are an added bonus. Be sure to bring your camera!...moreless
Lopi woodstove in living room. Forced air heating system downstairs. Electric space heater upstairs. Attached passive solar greenhouse offers direct sun gain for additional heat to home in winter...moreless
Boca & Stampede Reservoir nearby ideal for canoeing, kayaking, windsurfing & paddleboarding. Paddleboard rental available 1 mile away. Canoe, Kayak & Paddleboard rental at Donner Lake & Lake Tahoe....moreless
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 1 - May 21, 2015
3 night min stay
Memorial Day Weekend
May 22 - May 26, 2015
3 night min stay
4th of July
Jun 29 - Jul 8, 2015
4 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
Oct 1 - Nov 19, 2015
3 night min stay
Nov 20 - Nov 30, 2015
4 night min stay
Dec 18 - Jan 4, 2016
5 night min stay
Jan 15 - Jan 19, 2016
3 night min stay
President's Day Holidays
Feb 12 - Feb 26, 2016
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
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Nearby historic Town of Truckee offers a variety of things to do for the entire family. Plan a day to visit downtown Truckee with its quaint gift shops, sidewalk cafe restaurants, railroad museum & historic jail, Donner-Truckee Historical Society, and Chamber of Commerce, art galleries & local craft shows, 4th of July Parade, and Amtrak train station offering travel from Truckee to Chicago and west over the summit. Summer events include a Farmer's Market on Tuesdays, free outdoor music concerts on Wednesday evenings at Regional Park (Hwy 267), and 'Truckee Thursdays' starting at 5:00 pm offering local merchant crafts, artwork, food & music on the streets of downtown Truckee. You will find many challenging pro golf courses in the region and Tahoe's famous winter ski resorts. Kayak & paddle board rentals offered at Lake Tahoe and nearby Donner Lake as well as sightseeing & paddle boat cruises and dining excursions on Lake Tahoe. Aerial glider rides and hot air balloon excursions in Truckee offer magnificent views of the region. Donner Lake offers family beaching & boating, kayak rental, Donner State Park and historic Donner Party emigrant museum. Numerous challenging mountain biking & and scenic hiking trails are offered throughout the Tahoe National Forest trail system and at Boca & Stampede Reservoirs nearby. Hike the Pacific Crest trail, or visit nearby Lake Tahoe State Parks. Mountain climbing areas & spectacular vista points on Old Highway 40 at Donner Summit offer outstanding views of Donner Lake and Truckee. A virtual playground all year around. Whatever your interests are and whatever you like to do, chances are the Tahoe-Truckee area provides it. The State of Nevada to the east begins just 20 minutes away from the rental with shopping, antique stores & pawn shops, dining, gambling casinos, Broadway shows & music concerts, history museums, planetarium, and famous tourist mining town of Virginia City. Reno-Tahoe International Airport is conveniently located just 30 minutes from the rental offering an ideal vacation location for visitors to join friends & travelers wishing to visit both states.
Year Purchased: 1984
About the owner: We moved to the Truckee-Tahoe area and fell in love with the scenic & rural location here. We built two homes on the river and live next door to the rental. We are an active couple who snowmobile, fish, boat, paddle, RV, & garden. We enjoy nature, the mountains, and the outdoors.
Why the Owner Chose Truckee:
We have always desired to live by the Truckee River. The community here is small, rural, and quiet. We enjoy offering a vacation rental here so others can enjoy the beauty of the Truckee River. You are close to historic Town of Truckee, shopping & restaurants, ski resorts & golf courses, mountains, lakes & streams, and the many visitor attractions in the Tahoe-Truckee area yet feels worlds away from the crowds.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
If you love the outdoors, this location is ideal. The river offers you year-round fly fishing, kayaking & river rafting, while nearby streams, lakes & reservoirs offer additional fishing opportunity, boating, watersports, kayaking, and hiking & biking. Lake Tahoe's famous ski resorts nearby. The changing seasons at this Tahoe location are remarkable offering vacationers year-round pleasure as well as quiet solitude. Beautiful sunrises, clear starry nights & exceptional full moons will take your breath away. You can relax, unwind, and enjoy yourself here.
Truckee River Scenic Vacation and Fly Fishing Getaway - Sleeps 8
Living room with central woodstove opens to dining & kitchen
The chef will love this kitchen! Plenty of room for two cooks
Relax with family & friends on sunny outdoor decks
Fly fish the Truckee River year round - Located in special F&W regulation area
Boat, kayak, fish, hike & bike at nearby Boca & Stampede Reservoirs
One of 3 guest bedrooms upstairs
Two decks overlook river & garden
The view upstream and passing train from back deck
Walk the river, enjoy the outdoors
Ski the best of Tahoe from here & escape the crowds
Fall season on the Truckee River offers many pleasures
Home location on the Truckee River
Open fully equipped kitchen
Comfortable dining area with seating up to 8 overlooks the river
Kayak, float and raft the Truckee River right from your door
Patience will render nice results
Master Bedroom with private bath views the river
Guest Room with twin beds are ideal for singles or kids
Attached solar greenhouse adds additional heat to home in winter
Visits from friends are frequent!
Make it a Truckee Brown day any day
Winter on the Truckee welcomes you outdoors - sled, snowshoe & enjoy!
Relax and enjoy the beautiful views!
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