Current Projects

Photo by Peter Tye Home to the Washoe People for thousands of years, the Olympic Meadow property is the gateway to Olympic Valley and the world-renowned Squaw Valley Ski Resort. Squaw Creek meanders through the meadow, and the famous peaks of the... Read more
Breaking news, June 2018: The Truckee Donner Land Trust is excited to announce a new campaign to acquire Frog Lake and neighboring parcels, which would open up the pristine lake and surrounding landscapes to the public in 2020. Working with The... Read more
Work continues on the Donner Lake Rim Trail, a planned loop encircling the peaks around Donner Lake. Expected to be 23 miles long when complete, current sections connect Glacier Way in Tahoe Donner to the Castle Valley Trailhead on Donner Summit. It... Read more
Black Wall, acquired by the Truckee Donner Land Trust in 2015 with incredible support from the climbing community, is the largest rock formation on Donner Summit. The large east-facing wall is the first rock formation you encounter on the right as... Read more
Truckee Donner Land Trust acquired Donner Summit Canyon west of Donner Lake in 2010, conveying it to California State Parks as part of Donner Memorial State Park in 2012. The conservation of this land preserves an important part of California... Read more