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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Truckee, USA your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for a fun area in the south west of the United States may like to try Truckee in California. Visitors can enjoy many interesting things to do and see in this lovely area. There are numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, apartments, cottages and cabins.

Things to do on holiday to Truckee, USA

Holidaymakers staying in Truckee will be able to enjoy many different activities throughout the year. During the winter months visitors can ski at the excellent resorts of Squaw Valley as well as snow tubing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, sledding, snowmobiling and ice skating. When the snow has cleared this is a fantastic place for hiking, cycling and horse riding. Numerous water activities are available on Lake Tahoe and Donner Lake. These include water skiing, kayaking, windsurfing, sailing, swimming, paddle boating and fishing. Golfers can enjoy a round at numerous courses in the area including the 18-hole Coyote Moon course in Truckee. Visitors will find some excellent restaurants and bars in and around Truckee with a good choice of local and international cuisine. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers can purchase provisions from various stores and markets in the town.

Places to visit on holiday to Truckee, USA

Visitors will numerous interesting places to visit in the area including the KidZone Museum in Truckee. There are other museums nearby too such as the Tahoe Maritime Museum in Homewood. The Lake Tahoe area also offers attractions well worth visiting including the North Lake Tahoe Historical Society and Gatekeepers Museum, the Marian Steinbach Indian Basket Museum and the Watson Living Cabin Museum. Across the border to Nevada is Reno, which is about 40 minute’s drive from Truckee. Attractions in Reno include the Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden, the Nevada Museum of Art and the National Automobile Museum.

Weather in Truckee, USA

The weather is hottest in July and August with average temperatures of about 76 degrees Fahrenheit. The coldest time of the year is January and December when the average temperature is 45 degrees Fahrenheit. January is also the wettest month with 3.7 inches of rainfall on average. June through to August sees very little rainfall with an average of just 0.1 inches each month.

Travel to Truckee, USA

Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) in Nevada is approximately 40 minute’s drive from Truckee. Flights arrive here from numerous U.S cities including Chicago-O’Hare (ORD), Denver (DEN), Los Angeles (LAX), Phoenix (PHX) and Seattle-Tacoma (SEA) amongst others. Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty are car rental firms located at Reno-Tahoe airport. Overseas visitors can fly to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and get a connecting flight to Reno-Tahoe. Flights arrive at Los Angeles from numerous international airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Beijing Capital (PEK), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SME), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others.

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