Galena Forest Estates Homes For Sale
Galena Forest Estates homes for sale were built among towering pine trees with spectacular mountain views. Located about 20 minutes to Incline Village and minutes from the conveniences of Reno, this far south Reno community off of Mt. Rose Highway combines the best of mountain living with the convenience of city amenities. The custom homes in Galena Forest Estates range from luxury log cabins, to modern, eco-friendly homes. Many homes feature unrivaled views of the Sierra Nevadas. Homes are built in forests of towering pine trees and the luxury homes in this area and provide the best in mountain living while being so close to the amenities of Reno, Nevada.
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Residents of Galena Forest Estates enjoy miles of hiking and bike trails, including White's Creek and Brown's Creek trail heads. Galena Creek runs through the community and residents enjoy mountain living. Bordering Toiyabe National Forest, there is plenty of outdoor recreation. In the summer, hiking trails are enjoyed by many. In the winter, try cross country skiing and snowshoeing in the gorgeous Galena Creek Regional Park. The park is also home to Galena Fish Hatchery, Marilyn's pond, which is a popular fishing hole, and a pavilion and picnic areas which can be reserved.
If you want more privacy with your luxury home, Galena Forest Estates is an excellent choice. Most of the lots are between one-half and one acre. With the abundance of trees, homes feel more secluded, even though you are still within a neighborhood.
The nearby Galena Creek Recreation Area has fantastic hiking trails, some of which are equestrian friendly. Trails range from about a half mile to over nine miles. Galena Creek Recreation Area also offers several events annually, including mountain bike races, trail runs, and festivals like "Art in the Park". Several educational programs are offered for both elementary aged students and high school students. This recreation area is a gem for the local community. Galena Creek Recreation Area is located off of Mt. Rose Highway and the Visitor Center is in the first parking lot.
Schools serving the Galena Forest Estates community are Hunsberger Elementary School, Pine Middle School, and Galena High School. The HOA serves a portion of the community by enforcing the regulations included in the CC&Rs and the owner of each lot within Galena Forest Estates is allotted one vote for the election of the Board of Directors. For more information about Galena Forest Estates Homeowners Association bylaws or fees, please contact us.
Galena Forest Estates is convenient to the Reno area and has two entrances/exits from Mt. Rose Highway. Summit Mall is about five minutes away and features high-end retail, including Dillards, several restaurants and a movie theater. The farmers market runs in the parking at Summit Mall twice a week during the summer. Lake Tahoe is only a 30 minute drive up Mt. Rose Highway and skiing in the winter is only about a 15 minute drive to Slide Mountain and Mt. Rose Ski Resort.
To begin your search for Galena Forest Estates real estate, take a look at the current listings below or connect with Sallan Real Estate today.