Things to Do in Truckee, CA

  • Our list of the best things to do in Truckee, California, features the top 125 nearby activities — including 48 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
  • Truckee, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
  • The results below include the top 29 things to do within the city of Truckee, CA , followed by 96 popular activities in nearby cities, including Incline Village, Tahoe City, Reno, Carson City, Crystal Bay, Verdi and Glenbrook
  • Our list of the best things to do in Truckee, California, features the top 125 nearby activities — including 48 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
  • Truckee, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
  • The results below include the top 29 things to do within the city of Truckee, CA , followed by 96 popular activities in nearby cities, including Incline Village, Tahoe City, Reno, Carson City, Crystal Bay, Verdi and Glenbrook
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2.1 Miles
94% 106 votes
Landmarks 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee, CA 96161 MoreLess Info
Tahoe Donner is a local ski resort whose downhill ski area features multiple chairlifts, surface lifts and trails. The resort also offers camping facilities as well as many equestrian activities including wagon, trail and pony rides during summer.
0.2 Miles
95% 73 votes
Rafting 10124 E Street, Truckee, CA 96161 MoreLess Info
Adrenaline junkies of all ages love Tahoe Whitewater Tours, an adventure excursion company that offers whitewater rafting and a variety of other fun outdoor activities. The firm also offers kayaking trips and rents rafts, kayaks and safety gear.
0.8 Miles
94% 48 votes
Other Winter Activities 10745 West River St., Unit H, Truckee, CA 96161 MoreLess Info
Winter sports enthusiasts trust Black Tie Ski Rental in Truckee, California to provide top-quality skis, snowboards and safety gear. Free pickup and delivery are available. Black Tie encourages advance reservations during peak skiing times.
1.2 Miles
95% 56 votes
Rafting 11253 Brockway Rd., Suite 103, Truckee, CA 96161 MoreLess Info
Operating for over 15 years, the IRIE Rafting company has a great deal of experience providing tours of the rapids on California's rivers. Trips can be customized to suit a guest's skill level and schedule.
2.4 Miles
86% 636 votes
Parks 12593 Donner Pass Road at Highway 80, Truckee, CA MoreLess Info
Donner Memorial State Park marks the site of the Donner Camp where many members of the Donner Party perished due to harsh weather conditions. The park also maintains the Pioneer Monument and the Emigrant Trail Museum which preserves the cultural heritage of the area.
1.8 Miles
85% 383 votes
Skiing & Snowboarding Truckee, CA 96160 MoreLess Info
Located in Truckee, California, Northstar-at-Tahoe is an inclusive ski lodge and resort. Day passes and inclusive resort deals are available. Northstar-at-Tahoe also operates a skiing and snowboarding school staffed by experts.
3.2 Miles
100% 22 votes
Horseback Riding 12318 Union Mills Rd, Truckee, CA 96161 MoreLess Info
Visitors of the Piping Rock Equestrian Center have the opportunity to go horseback riding at any point during the year. The location also offers riding instruction, clinics, and year-round programs.
1.4 Miles
86% 42 votes
Rafting 11368 Donner Pass Rd., Truckee, CA MoreLess Info
Headquartered in Truckee, California, Tributary Whitewater Tours - Truckee River is a popular rafting adventure firm. The company offers several exciting packages, including discounted family trips and child-friendly adventures. Tours are available from late spring to early autumn.
0.1 Miles
100% 18 votes
Bike Paths 10095 W. River St. #2, Truckee, CA 96161 MoreLess Info
Tahoe Mountain Guides take trips through some of the most rugged terrain in the Truckee area. Guides will teach you the basics of the sport of MTB.
1.7 Miles
90% 58 votes
Golf 10685 Northwoods Blvd, Truckee, CA 96161 MoreLess Info
At the Coyote Moon Golf Course, guests can play a game of golf on a course that features trees, sand, and water. The 250-acre location also offers scenic views and mountain air.
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