Recreation Out Your Front Door
Surrounded by dedicated open space, finished trails ready for hiking, biking, cross country skiing, and snow shoeing, Sierra Bluffs is known for more than just its well-built homes, quality craftsmanship, and outstanding customer service. Plentiful lifestyle opportunities are abundant from the front door of every wonderfully located Sierra Bluffs Home all year round.
Located just 7 miles from the heart of Truckee, Sierra Bluffs has it all. Its convenient location allows home owners to be where they want to be in just minutes. Whether you fancy a summer concert, a full day of skiing, or a unforgettable day on beautiful Lake Tahoe, Sierra Bluffs is close to all the action.
Mountain Biking: Living at Sierra Bluffs means riding your mountain bike right out your front door to some of the best mountain biking trails in the Tahoe Basin. The trail head to the Legacy Trail, which runs from Glenshire to downtown Truckee is just one mile from the Sierra Bluffs subdivision. From there, a vast trail system stems from the ‘06’ trail which is just up the road and accommodates mountain bikers and hikers in the spring, summer, and fall months, as well as snow mobile adventurers in the winter. Not to mention the amazing and breathtaking Tahoe Rim Trail within easy reach.
If downhill mountain biking is your pleasure, check out the world class downhill trails at Northstar®. Northstar-at-Tahoe™ has everything you need for summer mountain and road bike adventures. From beginner to advanced cross-country and downhill mountain biking trails, lift-access, and bike rentals, you can find it all at Northstar®. Vacationers and locals come together for Northstar’s® Thursday night summer cross-country bike race series too.
Do you enjoy road biking, Sierra Bluffs is ideally located for a flat start and finish to many great local rides. Looking for a short ride, then take the 35 mile out and back ride to Squaw. Want something a little longer? Head into town and follow historic Donner Pass Road approximately 28 miles (1,300 foot climb) to Donner Lake’s West End where the sights offered along the shores of Donner Lake, and the climb up Old Highway 40 to The Sugar Bowl Ski Resort will surely amaze you. Also up Old Highway 40 is world class rock claiming for the Cliffhanger in you.
Golf: There are a dozen first rate, championship 18-hole golf courses within 20 minutes of Sierra Bluffs. Some of the most scenic, challenging and best maintained courses that the Sierra Nevadas have to offer are easily accessible. Plus there are numerous courses, from muni to country club, just down the road in Reno.
Truckee offers outdoor adventure all-year-round. Check out the Ski Resorts page for more information on some of the most sought after skiing in the world. Other great Truckee events that should not be missed include the Truckee Professional Rodeo, Truckee Brew Festival®, the 4th of July parade in Historical Downtown Truckee, Tour de Nez® bike race, and the Wednesday night summer concert series at the River Amphitheater.