Why Soda Springs?
Soda Springs real estate includes homes in an around Donner Summit. Ringing in at an altitude of 7,060 you’ll need the bumper sticker, ‘MUST LOVE SNOW.’ The mountain communities that make up Donner Summit include Pla Vada, Kingsvale, Serene Lakes, Sugar Bowl, Cisco Grove, and Soda Springs.
Located on Old Highway 40, just west of Donner Lake, Soda Springs is the longest running ski resort in California, Soda Springs Mountain Resort is a great spot to enjoy winter. Located directly off of Interstate-80, the welcoming resort spirit and relaxed atmosphere is perfect for families new to snow.
Soda Springs offers an expansive snow playground featuring tubing carousals, snow-tubing lanes, ski/snowboard learning areas, and snow volcanoes for climbing. Tube Town at Soda Springs is Tahoe’s premier snow tubing area with up to 20 runs and a 400ft. surface lift.
Because if it’s convenient location, deep snowfall and incredible snow park, buyers continue to seek out Soda Springs real estate.
Today, the Donner Summit and specifically Soda Springs real estate, just a minute or two from I-80, feel quietly removed from all things city. Donner Pass, in the Sierra Nevada of northern California, is named for the Donner party. The pass now represents the most important route connecting San Francisco with Reno. It lies within Tahoe National Forest, and Donner Memorial State Park is right nearby which highlights the area’s fateful story of The Donner Party.
There are small general stores, knick-knack shops, public piers, motels and cabins, pleasant cafes, hiking trails, biking trails, endless views, fishing, clean, sandy beaches, and an amazing selections of slopes that lure boarders and skiers alike to Sugar Bowl, Norden, Soda Springs and Donner Ski Ranch.
The granite cliffs and outcroppings at the west end of the lake are lined with rock climbing routes that are among the world’s most famous. All evidence that Soda Springs real estate is a great solution to purchasing a home that feels almost off-grid. To check out the Wintertime offerings at Soda Springs, click here.