Top 5 Winter Activities in Northern Nevada

Winter in Northern Nevada is a magical time filled with crisp, snowy landscapes and opportunities for outdoor adventures. As your trusted local homebuilder, we want to showcase the top five winter activities in the region. Our presence in Fernley (Legacy Trails), Carson City (Valley Knolls Master Planned Community), and Reno (Golden Mesa and Blackstone Estates) means you're never far from the winter wonderland that Northern Nevada becomes this time of year.

#1. Skiing and Snowboarding

When winter arrives, the nearby Lake Tahoe area becomes a hot spot for snow sports enthusiasts. You'll discover world-class ski resorts within a short drive from Reno and Carson City. If you're new to skiing or snowboarding, don't fret; many of these Lake Tahoe resorts offer lessons for beginners, including Mt. Rose - Ski Tahoe and Diamond Peak Ski Resort. And with our new community locations, you'll have convenient access to these winter playgrounds.

Mountains near Lake Tahoe during winter.

#2. Ice Skating

For those who prefer gliding on ice, Northern Nevada does not disappoint. Ice skating rinks like the Reno Ice - The Jennifer M. O'Neal Community Ice Arena and The Ice Rink at Grand Sierra Resort provide a perfect setting for chilly fun. The holiday season adds an extra layer of magic to ice skating, making it a memorable experience.

#3. Winter Hiking and Snowshoeing

Winter hiking and snowshoeing are ideal for those who want to enjoy the region's stunning landscapes. The Sierra Nevada mountains offer picturesque trails, and when covered in snow, they become even more enchanting! Best of all, many of these trails are within reach from our community locations, so you can embark on your winter adventure without traveling too far.

#4. Sledding and Tubing

Families with kids will love the region's family-friendly sledding and tubing hills and snow parks! These spots provide safe and enjoyable experiences for children and adults alike. Most locations offer facilities and equipment rentals, ensuring your sledding or tubing day is hassle-free and full of laughter.

#5.  Indoor Attractions

On those extra chilly days, when the winter weather seems too much to bear, Northern Nevada has various indoor attractions to explore. Museums, art galleries, and entertainment centers are perfect for family outings or date nights. These indoor activities can also be found near our community locations, providing options to stay warm and entertained.

Winter Magic in Northern Nevada

In Northern Nevada, winter brings a world of outdoor and indoor fun. With our new communities in Fernley, Carson City, and Reno, you're ideally situated for these winter adventures. As the snowflakes fall and the holidays draw near, dive into the fantastic winter experiences our region offers!

Take advantage of our end-of-year specials, featuring fixed rates as low as 5.5% (6.283% APR)* and price reductions on select Quick Delivery Homes. Discover the magic of Northern Nevada and find your dream home with Jenuane Communities.