Recreation Right Out Your Front Door
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 trailhead 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 snowmobile adventurers in the winter. If downhill mountain biking is your pleasure, check out the world class downhill trails at Northstar®. Northstar-at- TahoeTM 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.
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, challeng- ing and best maintained courses that the Sierra Nevada’s have to offer are easily accessible.