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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. Feel worlds away from the crowds yet close to restaurants, golf courses, ski resorts, lakes & streams. 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. Boca Reservoir just 2 miles away offers fishing, boating, kayaking and watersports. Fly fish the Little Truckee River close by, highly rated. Stampede Reservoir nearby offers fishing, boating, kayaking & watersports, hiking, biking and overnight 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.
Keywords: HOUSE, CABIN, RETREAT, GETAWAY, RURAL, SCENIC, NORTH LAKE TAHOE, SIERRA MOUNTAINS, TRUCKEE RIVER, LITTLE TRUCKEE RIVER, FLY FISHING, WILD TROUT, TROPHY TROUT, FLOAT FISHING, LAKE FISHING, STREAM FISHING, PADDLING, KAYAKING, WHITEWATER RAFTING, SKI RENTAL, SNOWMOBILING, TAHOE SKI RESORTS
Truckee River views from property. Exceptional Fall colors and winter landscapes. Waterfoul & wildlife year round. Enjoy the train going by, read, relax, and sunbathe to your heart's content!...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|
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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When you visit the North Tahoe area, be sure to plan a visit to historic downtown Truckee with its quaint shops and sidewalk cafe restaurants. For visitor information and a glimpse into Truckee's colorful history, plan a visit to the Truckee-Donner Chamber of Commerce, the old historic Truckee Jail and the Truckee Railroad Museum. For adventure, take a scenic train ride on Amtrak's California Zephyr west or east from the Truckee station. Truckee summer events include a Farmer's Market, music concerts at Regional Park on Wednesday evenings and Truckee Thursdays at 5pm where you can stroll downtown during the summer months and check out local artist crafts, have some food & enjoy some music. The 4th of July Parade and Pancake Breakfast are popular annual events. You will find many challenging golf courses in the Tahoe-Truckee area. Famous to the area are the many Lake Tahoe ski resorts, including Squaw Valley, home of the 1960 Winter Olympics. Many resorts put on winter & summer events that draw visitors from all over. Kayak and paddleboard at Lake Tahoe and Donner Lake and enjoy a relaxing sightseeing or late afternoon dining excursion on beautiful blue Lake Tahoe. Glider and Hot Air Balloon rides in Truckee offer magnificent views of the region. Donner Lake offers beaching & boating, kayaking & paddling as well as Donner State Park and new State Park Museum opening in June, 2015. Hike on river trails right at the rental and try the many mild to strenuous mountain biking & hiking trails throughout the Tahoe-Truckee region and at nearby Boca & Stampede Reservoirs close to the rental. Additional hiking & mountain climbing areas are available on Old Highway 40 over Donner Summit offering outstanding views of the area. A virtual playground all year around. Whatever you like to do, chances are the Truckee-Tahoe area provides it. Visit downtown Reno, Nevada, just 30 minutes away, for big mall shopping, dining & casinos, museums, planetarium, antique stores, music concerts & Broadway shows. The famous Silver mining town of Virginia City south of Reno is a day trip worth taking the whole family. For travelers, Reno-Tahoe International Airport in Reno offers travelers and family members exceptional convenience to and from our location off Interstate 80 - you can't beat that!
Year Purchased: 1984
About the owner: We moved to the Truckee-Tahoe area and fell in love with the scenic & rural location here. 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
Comfortable open living room
The chef will love this kitchen! Plenty of room for two cooks
Relax with family & friends on sunny outdoor decks
Large master bedroom with private bath views the river
Guest Room with twin beds ideal for singles & kids
Attached solar greenhouse adds heat to home & views the garden
Kayak, float and raft the Truckee River right from your door
Fly fish the Truckee River year round - special F&W Regulation Area
Walk the river, explore the outdoors
Hike & bike Boca at Stampede Reservoirs, Fly Fish the Little Truckee River
The views will amaze you
Home location on the Truckee River
Fully equipped kitchen views the Truckee River
Dining area seats up to 8 and opens to kitchen
The view upstream and the passing trains will delight train lovers of all ages
One of 3 guest bedrooms upstairs
Decks that overlook the river & garden
Visits from feathered friends are frequent!
Ski Tahoe from here or stay cozy inside & enjoy the winter views
Patience will render nice results
Make it a Truckee Brown day any day!
Fly Fish in the Spring & Fall and enjoy Tahoe's off-season
The sunrises will surprise you!
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