Truckee is a small town that borders Tahoe National Forest in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. Truckee timeshares are a smart choice for anyone who wants access to Lake Tahoe, North Shore gaming and Reno, Nevada. The town is near Donner Memorial State Park, where there are excellent hiking trails, boating opportunities on several lakes, water skiing and fishing. The Emigrant Trail Museum is nearby that documents the trek of settlers from the East to California in the mid-1800s.
Historic Downtown Truckee has shops, restaurants, art galleries and museums. You will often find live entertainment and guided historic tours. Historic Downtown Truckee hosts events throughout the year such as the Truckee Historical Haunted Tour and Halloween Parade. Fall Into Art is a two-month festival that showcases the cultural offerings of Truckee in September and October.
Amazing Sports and Activities Year-Round
Northstar California is the winter resort in Truckee where you find both summer and winter activities. With downhill and cross-country skiing, it is a favorite place for skiers and has great summer hiking trails and mountain biking trails and ski lift rides with spectacular views of the mountains. There are several restaurants at the resort as well as picnic areas and fire pits. Skating enthusiasts will find outdoor ice skating. Truckee timeshares offer access to all the facilities near Truckee including the Truckee River Winery where you can taste their award-winning Pinot Noir.
Boreal Mountain Resort is another skiing and hiking destination nearby just near Lake Tahoe. It also has a tubing hill that kids love. Another place kids love is the KidZone Museum. It specialized in exhibits for children under seven years. The activities are bilingual. Bikers, young and young-at-heart, enjoy the Truckee Bike Park. It has 12 sections that include different types of riding from dirt jumps to XC loops, dual slalom and more. If horseback riding is more your style, join the Tahoe Donner Equestrian Center for lessons, guided trail rides and equestrian events.
Fun Historical Spots
The Southern Pacific Railroad was the most important transportation for people and goods and Truckee Railroad Museum documents much of this along with several perfectly restored cabooses. Another historical site to see is the Old Truckee Jailhouse. It is the oldest remaining original buildings in town. Golfers are well served in Truckee with the Coyote Moon Golf Course. It is considered one of the best mountain courses in the United States. It is a natural paradise with Trout Creek, wildflowers in meadows, huge natural rock formations and towering pine trees.
Truckee timeshares provide a vacation home environment along with all the amenities of a first-class resort. When you want a different destination, it is easy to trade for a timeshare at another destination around the world.