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Tahoe Donner Cross Country

15275 Alder Creek Rd, Truckee, CA 96161
+1 530-587-9484
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Wonderful cross country area

Tahoe donner cross country is a gem, great trails, awesome views. Can be very crowded on weekends... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Vallejo, California
via mobile
Great place to learn x-country skiing and and snowshoeing

I had never done any winter sports and wanted to try both cross-country and snowshoeing. The resort... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Kathleen H
San Jose, California
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15275 Alder Creek Rd, Truckee, CA 96161
+1 530-587-9484

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Tahoe donner cross country is a gem, great trails, awesome views. Can be very crowded on weekends/ holidays.

Thank msp4cal
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I had never done any winter sports and wanted to try both cross-country and snowshoeing. The resort let me do both in the same day, with the rental/lesson/pass package. On weekends, there are several beginner group lessons for cross-country to choose from, and after the...More

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Parking on the weekends especially and even during the week is very limited due to the large amounts of snow taking up a lot of space this 2017 season, plan to hike in or take one of their shuttle buses in if you are not...More

1  Thank ggintruckee
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This was my first time cross-country skiing in four years. Everyone at Tahoe Donner Cross Country was so welcoming and helpful. The check-in/rental process is very smooth and professional. The rental equipment was ship-shape. The trails are well-groomed and not overly crowded. I took a...More

1  Thank norcal3333
Reviewed 20 March 2016

The employees were very pleasant. You must fill out a bunch of paper work for your dog to ski there. We enjoyed most of the trail. I think the snow was sticky so they had a hard time grooming. There was one section that was...More

Thank 97Rick
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

We rented snowshoes at Ace Hardware (cheaper than at the center) and packed a picnic. It was a good workout with great views. We stopped at the Sundance warming hut for lunch which was perfect.

1  Thank mjcarucci
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Tahoe Donner has undergone a complete remake of it's old facility. It's brand new and very large with all the amenities needed for a family outing. The have of course, rentals, lessons and a great area to learn how to cross country ski whether it...More

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 26 December 2015

From beginning to end we had an exceptional cross-country skiing experience here... From initial check-in, efficient equipment rental, outstanding instruction, and most importantly, wonderful trails. There was amble space for the 'skating' skiers and _well-defined_ groves/tracks for those of us who 'slide' ski. They say...More

Thank ExpatPro93
Reviewed 12 January 2015

The grooming crew did a great job with little snow to work with. It will be interesting to see how the new lodge presents food and amenities for day skiers. Nice trails with variety and many options for beginner to advanced skiers.

Thank BRuce M
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Simply, the best cross-country snow in Truckee!! My family has taken up cross country skiing and snow shoeing, and we love Tahoe Donner's venue!

Thank vinojeff
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