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The Truckee River House is a riverfront retreat on the Truckee River, a blue ribbon fishery, and there are several other great fisheries nearby. The house is about 5 miles from Historic downtown Truckee, close to the best ski resorts, and many beautiful natural places including Lake Tahoe. Reno Tahoe International Airport is just 30 minutes away.
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NOTE: Rates quoted are for the whole house which is a 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 2600 square feet, and sleeps up to 12 people on beds. If you have a smaller group please inquire about renting the upstairs only. NOTE - the upstairs option is only available during the off season, holidays excluded. The upstairs has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps 8 maximum, and is approximately 1600 square feet. Fees for renting the upstairs only are at the bottom of this section. If you would like a quote which includes all the fees please inquire. Please note, priority will be given to inquiries for the whole house.
Cozy river front home with beautiful sweeping views of the Truckee River and mountains. A hidden gem in a secluded and serene neighborhood. The house has recently been remodeled with modern mountain style finishes and furnishings, and is fully equipped with everything you should need to relax and enjoy the mountains. Some of the best fly fishing water that the Truckee River has to offer is right in our backyard, and the river can now be fished year round. There are several other good fisheries nearby including the Little Truckee River, Boca Reservoir, Stampede Reservoir, Prosser Reservoir, Donner Lake, and Pyramid Lake for large Lahontan Cutthroat. Fly fishing, Skiing, Paddling, Swimming, Biking, Hiking, and more, all right outside our door.
UPSTAIRS BEDROOMS: sleeps 8 people. 3 Bedrooms: one king and two queens, plus bunk beds. 2 Bathrooms: whirlpool bath and shower in master bedroom, shower in guest bathroom. This level is perfect for 3 couples, a romantic spacious getaway for two, ideal for families with kids, and group retreats.
UPSTAIRS KITCHEN: Full gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops, all new stainless steel appliances including: gas 5 burner stove top with griddle, dishwasher, side by side refrigerator, oven, and microwave. Lots of pots and pans, cooking utensils, and small appliances such as toaster, coffee maker, coffee grinder, mixer, blender, slow cooker, and more...
UPSTAIRS LIVING ROOM: 40” flat screen TV, deluxe cable package with DVR, Stereo CD player, leather sofa and recliner plus a sectional sofa for lounging in front of the fire (2 day beds). AMAZING VIEWS of the Truckee River and mountains.
UPSTAIRS DINING AREA: connected and open to the living room and kitchen, large rustic table with benches seats eight comfortably, views of the Truckee River and mountains.
UPSTAIRS DEN: original rock fireplace from the 1890's with a daybed, rocking chair, and work desk with chair.
UPSTAIRS DECK: a large wood deck added in 2005, with amazing views of the river and mountains. There is a dining table with umbrella with seating for 6, plus 4 lounge chairs. The deck is gated - good for keeping small children and dogs contained. Because the house is built into the hillside, the back deck is on the 2nd story with stairs down to the back yard.
FRONT ENTRY: Remodel completed in March 2013, heated concrete steps from the driveway to the front door so you don't have to shovel snow. Covered metal grate bridge, and covered patio with seating and firewood storage. Moss covered granite boulders and native plants are spread through the natural landscape. Chunky wood post and beam construction with concrete and metal work update this attractive new addition.
DOWNSTAIRS LEVEL - RENOVATION COMPLETED MARCH 2013. New amenities downstairs include 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom, with beds for 4 people (2 on a king bed in the bedroom, and 2 on twin XL day beds in the living room). The bathroom is all new with a 2 person shower and heated concrete floor. There is a big open living room with views of the river and mountains, a new fireplace, bar / kitchenette with seating for 4, a sectional sofa in front of a rock fireplace with a 46” flat screen TV, deluxe cable package and DVR. A very nice new full size pool table completes this large open living room. All new furnishings throughout!!!
OTHER AMENITIES: New forced air heat, and endless hot water supply (tankless) so everyone can have a hot shower or soak in the whirlpool bath after a day of skiing. Washer and dryer, local phone service, and high-speed wireless internet.
ADDITIONAL INFO: Nearby amenities in Truckee 5 miles away. Ski areas Northstar 15 miles away, Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows 20 miles away. Nevada State line is 10 miles, downtown Reno is 20 miles, Reno International Airport 25 miles.
RATES FOR THE UPSTAIRS ONLY:
Note - this is a special offer for Spring & Fall only, holidays are excluded.
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|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 1 - May 21, 2015
2 night min stay
Memorial Day Weekend
May 22 - May 25, 2015
3 night min stay
Jul 1 - Jul 8, 2015
4 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
Oct 1 - Nov 19, 2015
2 night min stay
Nov 20 - Nov 29, 2015
4 night min stay
Xmas week 2015
Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2015
7 night min stay
New Years week 2015
Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2016
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Rates above are for the whole house (as are automated quotes). If you are interested in the upstairs only (fall & spring) the fees are less, your quote will be adjusted. Pet fees are $20 per night up to a max of $100, this will be adjusted on your quote. Winter Holiday weeks generally run from weekend to weekend, please inquire. Rates are subject to change until confirmed by owner. Thanks!
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Fly fishing, Kayaking & Rafting, Mountain & Road Biking, Snowshoeing, Hiking all right outside the door!
Year Purchased: 2002
About the owner: We are avid skiers, hikers, bikers, paddlers, and fly fishers. We love escaping from the city to our home in the mountains to enjoy some peace and quiet and the great outdoors. We invite you to stay at our place and we will try and provide you with everything you need to have a great vacation!
Why the Owner Chose Truckee:
We spotted this hidden gem of a house while fly fishing the Truckee river. It's in a great location with easy access from the bay area or the Reno airport. The neighborhood is small, secluded and quiet, and right outside the door we enjoy nature and all of our favorite activities - no car required!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Aside from the obvious benefit of having the Truckee River right in our back yard, there is a really nice fire road just 100 yards from our front door which you can walk, run, bike, and sometimes even cross country ski! It goes along the river for a few miles and provides access to different spots on the river as well as some great views! We also have Boca Reservoir just a couple miles up the road which has boating, fishing, swimming, camping, biking, etc. If you are into biking, there are lots of good roads and mountain bike trails right outside the door. Paddlers tend to put in near our house because a couple miles down stream are the best rapids on the Truckee. Fishing is also best on our section of the river as we benefit from additional water from Boca Reservoir and other feeder rivers. If you want to be the first one or last one on the river, nothing beats staying on the river! If you enjoy skiing then you will enjoy missing all the traffic going to the Lake as we have the reverse commute, and we are also closer to I80 when you want to head home! If you enjoy quiet and nature then this is the place, there is plenty of wildlife just outside the door.
New Covered Front Entry Porch and Heated Steps for snow melting!
Gourmet Kitchen Upstairs - open to dining/living areas, views, fully stocked!
Master Bedroom Upstairs - king bed, private bathroom with whirlpool tub
Rear Guest Bedroom Upstairs - queen bed
view from rear deck upstairs
New Downstairs Living Room - bar, fireplace, TV, pool table, day beds, views!
New Downstairs gas fireplace, TV, leather sectional, all new furnishings, views
New Downstairs Bedroom - new king bed, stained concrete floors are heated, views
fly fishing the Truckee - our house is located on the best water!
rear of house viewed from the Truckee river
Back Yard: large flat area with gazebo and fire pit, view of river and mountains
Front of house in summer, views of mountains and river are in back.
amazing views from upstairs dining & living areas
Den Upstairs - views, wood burning fireplace, twin daybed, desk, rocking chair
Front Guest Bedroom Upstairs - queen bed, twin bunks - sturdy solid wood bunk be
Rear Deck Upstairs with views of river and mountains
rear of house
New Downstairs Bar - live edge slab bar, granite counter tops, bar wares, views
Downstairs Pool Table - Brunswick with new black worsted wool cloth, views
New Downstairs Bathroom - granite, stone, stained concrete, 2 person shower.
raft, tube, kayak, swim, and fish, all right in back of our house!
Fall colors in our backyard!
winter sunset - view from living room
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