Truckee River Getaway - Scenic Riverfront Retreat - Ski/ Fly Fishing/Vacation(41 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-5 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps up to 8)
Quiet scenic location easily reached from Interstate 80. Central North Tahoe location with Reno-Tahoe International Airport only 30 minutes away for visiting family & friends. Ideally suited for family vacations and visitors to Tahoe.
If you've always stayed in town, try this location - it will not disappoint, the views are exceptional, the river at your door. Ski Tahoe in the winter and float the Truckee River in summer. Play a game of horseshoes off the deck below, watch the train go by, view visiting deer, geese, ducks & bald eagles that frequent the area, and enjoy the large decks for summer relaxation. Kids love exploring the river, adults love the quiet scenic location. The Spring & Fall seasons are ideal times to enjoy great off-season fly fishing and spectacular Fall colors. A year round getaway located in a unique location rarely found in the North Lake Tahoe-Truckee area.
** SLEEPS UP TO 8 - LIMIT 8 **
** NO SMOKING, NO PETS **
ONLINE RESERVATIONS & QUOTES: Get full rate quotes by clicking on "Get an instant quote" below the REQUEST TO BOOK BUTTON on listing face page.
TRAVEL INFORMATION: 10 minutes to downtown Truckee (freeway access 1.5 miles from the home), 15 minutes to Northstar Ski Resort, 20 minutes to Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows Ski Resort, Donner Summit areas and Lake Tahoe. 25 minutes to downtown Reno, Nevada, 30 minutes to Reno - Tahoe International Airport.
**FISHING INFORMATION ** Lake Tahoe & Truckee River professional fishing guide services are available throughout the North Lake Tahoe-Truckee area. Experienced local Truckee River fly fishing guide resides nearby. For business link, see GILLIGAN'S GUIDE SERVICE listed above the rental photos in this listing. Truckee River fishing conditions are updated regularly.
** NOTE ** Rental is located in a Special Fishing Regulation Area. Before arriving, consult current California Dept. of Fish & Wildlife Freshwater Fishing Regulations for Truckee River Regulation Boundaries & Special Take Requirements that govern all sections of the Truckee River.
Two story solar designed home with open floor plan on large sunny landscaped lot. Living room opens to dining & kitchen with windows viewing the river and decks with attached solar greenhouse. 40 inch flat screen TV, Direct TV with premium movie channels. Surround sound system, DVD/CD player. Additional flat screen TV in upstairs guest bedroom.
Fully equipped kitchen and dining room views the Truckee River. Dining table seats 8. Drop-in gas range, microwave, coffee maker & grinder, toaster & blender. Attached laundry room with iron, ironing board, & pantry. New outdoor gas BBQ accessible from kitchen area with ample fuel provided.
4 bedrooms, all upstairs. 2 queen beds, 2 twin beds, 1 double bed. Master bedroom has private bath. LOPI standing wood stove in living room with forced air system. Two full bathrooms upstairs, 1/2 bath downstairs with radiant floor heating. 27 inch flat screen TV with CD/DVD player in upstairs twin-bed guest bedroom.
Wrap around upper & lower decks viewing the Truckee River & Carson-Tahoe mountain range. Outdoor tables with umbrellas, chaise lounges and chairs. Shade area on upper deck. Horseshoe pit below deck. Large landscaped garden & lawn.
High Speed Internet access provided. Cell phone coverage good - AT&T.
Keywords: LAKE TAHOE, VACATION RENTAL, CABIN, SKI RENTAL, RETREAT, SCENIC GETAWAY, FLY FISHING, LITTLE TRUCKEE RIVER, TRUCKEE RIVER, NORTH LAKE TAHOE
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Member since: 2007
- 1970 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
Kids love the upstairs bedroom with twin beds. Parents can entertain downstairs while kids enjoy their own TV & DVD player upstairs. 2 pack-n-plays, adjustable high chair, and child safety gate provided. Games, books, and puzzles provided for kids of all ages. Large lawn for child play and building a snowman in winter....moreless
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- This Truckee River vacation rental has an exceptional 'park & stay' appeal. You can relax, entertain friends & family, walk & hike along the river, experience the outdoors & enjoy the beauty of the changing High Sierra seasons of North Tahoe all from here. Reno, Nevada is just a short drive away for museums, music & entertainment, restaurants, and gambling casinos. Year round premium fly fishing at your back door with additional kayaking, boating & fishing available at the two reservoirs close by rounds out a complete family vacation experience. A great location to do it all! ...moreless
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- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Views of the Carson-Tahoe Range with beautiful sunrises, breathtaking full moons and clear starry night skies. Winter alpenglows on mountains are an added bonus. Be sure to bring your camera!...moreless
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Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Child's Highchair
Open dining area adjoins kitchen with table seating up to 8. Eating & conversation counter with barstool seating for 3 open to the kitchen & dining area. Large windows in dining area overlook river....moreless
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Clothes Dryer:
No vehicle parking in garage - used for wood and storage only. Driveway security light overhead. Can unload vehicles through the garage. Advised to park on level area above driveway in winter. ...moreless
- Hair Dryer
Solar design home. Lopi woodstove with forced air heating system. Electric space heater upstairs. Passive solar greenhouse offers direct sun gain for additional heat. Circulating ceiling fans...moreless
- Iron & Board
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- Wireless Internet
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Deck / Patio:
Large upper and lower outdoor decks ideal for outdoor dining & relaxation. Covered trellis shade area on upper level. 2 outdoor tables with umbrellas. Padded chaise lounges & extra chairs provided. ...moreless
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
President's Day Holidays
Feb 17 - Feb 27, 2017
3 night min stay
Spring Low Season
Mar 31 - May 19, 2017
2 night min stay
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 - May 30, 2017
3 night min stay
4th of July Holiday
Jun 30 - Jul 10, 2017
4 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
Fall Low Season
Oct 6 - Nov 19, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 20 - Nov 27, 2017
3 night min stay
Dec 18 - Jan 2, 2018
5 night min stay
MLK to President's Day
Jan 12 - Feb 16, 2018
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $175
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Tax Rate 10%
Rates are subject to change at any time. All Terms & Conditions of Rental Agreement provided are agreed to when completing the online booking reservation.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Historic downtown Truckee offers quaint shops, sidewalk dining, restaurants and wine tasting. For a glimpse into Truckee's colorful history, plan a visit to the Truckee-Donner Chamber of Commerce, the historic Truckee Jail and Railroad Museum downtown. For adventure, travel to Truckee on Amtrak's California Zephyr or enjoy a airplane glider ride from the Truckee-Tahoe Airport. Summer events include a weekly Farmer's Market, free music concerts at Regional Park on Wednesday nights and downtown arts & crafts, music & food at "Truckee Thursdays" where you can stroll the streets of Truckee. The 4th of July Parade and Truckee Fire District Pancake Breakfast are popular annual events for visitors. There are many challenging golf courses in the Tahoe-Truckee area and Lake Tahoe's ski resorts are world famous, including Squaw Valley, home of the 1960 Winter Olympics. Many resorts over year round recreation. Kayak, jet ski, and paddle board rentals are available at Lake Tahoe and Donner Lake. Equestrian rides nearby. Enjoy the sandy beachs at Lake Tahoe or a dining excursion on a Paddlewheel boat on beautiful Lake Tahoe. Hot Air Balloon rides in Truckee offer magnificent views of the region. Donner Lake is popular for kayaking & boating. Visit the Donner Party State Park Museum & State Park. Hike or bike on many Forest Service roads around Lake Tahoe and at nearby Boca & Stampede Reservoirs, both just a short bike ride from the rental. Mountain climbing areas are popular on Old Highway 40 over Donner Summit. 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 casino dining & gambling, museums, planetarium, antique stores, music concerts & Broadway shows. The silver mining town of Virginia City south of Reno is a family day trip worth taking including scenic train rides. Reno-Tahoe International Airport offers exceptional travel 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 qualities of the community of Hirschdale located just below the residential district of Glenshire. We reside next door to this rental and maintain the home and winter access. We have lived in the community of Hirschdale for many years. We pride ourselves in providing our guests with a welcoming and satisfying stay. We are an active retired couple who enjoy the mountains, camping, fishing and all things outdoors.
Why the Owner Chose Truckee, CA, USA:
We have always desired to live by the Truckee River. The community here is small, rural, and quiet. We enjoy offering a vacation home here so others can enjoy the beauty of the Truckee River. You are close to historic Town of Truckee, all shopping & restaurants, ski resorts & golf courses, lakes & streams, and the many visitor attractions of 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 premium fly fishing, floating & kayaking, hiking & exploring, while nearby streams, lakes & reservoirs offer additional fishing opportunity, boating, watersports, hiking & biking. The scenic views are remarkable offering 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!
- Primary: (530) 587-6474 (California, USA)
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Truckee River Rental & Fly Fishing Getaway
Living room opens to dining area, and large kitchen.
Fully equipped kitchen views the Truckee River
Dining area seats up to 8 and opens to kitchen with conversation counter.
2nd Guest Bedroom with Queen bed upstairs
4th Guest Bedroom upstairs with Double Bed. River view windows
Sunny wraparound decks overlook the river & garden areas
Visits from feathered friends are frequent!
Fly fish the Truckee River year round. Special F&W Regulation Area.
Fly fish in Fall and enjoy the beautiful Lake Tahoe off-season
Ski Tahoe resorts & enjoy the Truckee River in winter.
The winter views are impressive
Home location on the Truckee River.
Living Room. Radiant heat hallway & 1/2 bath. Woodstove & solar greenhouse.
The chef will love this kitchen! Plenty of room for two cooks and view windows
Large master bedroom upstairs with private bath . River view windows
3rd Guest Room upstairs with twin beds, flat screen TV & DVD player.
Relax with family & friends on sunny outdoor decks and dine outdoors
Attached Solar Greenhouse adds heat to home & views the garden areas
Kayak, float and raft the Truckee River right from your door
Make it a Truckee Brown day any day!
Boating, fishing, kayaking & watersports nearby at Boca & Stampede Reservoirs
Panoramic views offer plenty to see - watch the train go by!
A sunrise in February may just surprise you!
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017
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