Play Outdoors

Play in the Great Outdoors

The official source to help you learn where to play outdoors in Truckee, CA. Check out Truckee's off-the-beaten-path hiking trails, spacious public beaches, and family-friendly fresh air activities. Fire danger is currently very high in Truckee, as well as the rest of California. Stay alert, DO YOUR PART TO PREVENT WILDFIRES, and never, ever, ever have an open flame. SIGN UP FOR NIXLE ALERTS from the Truckee Police and Truckee Fire Protection District. Use the READY NEVADA COUNTY DASHBOARD and visit READY FOR WILDFIRE to plan, prepare, and view updates on nearby wildfires.

Summer + Fall

Truckee Fall

Summer + Fall

Summer Adventure Areas

Horseback riding, equestrian, truckee, Tahoe donner

Summer Adventure Areas

 

Hiking + Biking Trails

easy family bike trail, legacy trail

Hiking + Biking Trails

Lakes + Rivers

Donner Lake, Truckee River, Photographer Bill Stevenson

Lakes + Rivers

Winter + Spring

snowman, truckee

Winter + Spring

 

Ski Resorts + Nordic Areas

old gondola car sugar bowl, truckee

World Class Ski Areas

Winter Backcountry Trails

backcountry skiing, truckee California photographer Andy Giordano

Winter Backcountry Trails

Public Parks + Recreation

truckee pool, waterside, year-round

Public Parks + Recreation