Galena Forest Estates provides the best in mountain living while being close to Reno amenities. Located 20 minutes away from Incline Village, and in close proximity to the Mt. Rose Highway, this community is a great midpoint for accessing Lake Tahoe and the city.
Galena Forest Estates Real Estate
Residents enjoy homes that are built among towering pine trees with fantastic mountain views. Galena Forest Estates consists of luxury log cabins to modern eco-friendly homes. Most of the lots are between one half acre to one acre in size providing residents privacy. Within the community, St. James Village features luxury custom homes with great views of Washoe Lake and Washoe Valley.
Things to Do
Residents enjoy plenty of outdoor recreation with the estates bordering Toiyabe National Forest. Enjoy hiking and biking miles of trails including White’s Creek and Brown’s Creak Trail heads. In the winter, Galena Creek Regional Park is a popular spot. Residents can try cross country skiing and snowshoeing, fishing at Marilyn’s pond, and set up picnics throughout the park.
Galena Creek Recreation Area has fantastic hiking trails and offers several events annually. There are trails for everyone, ranging from a half mile to over nine miles. Locals enjoy Mountain bike races, trail runs, youth educational programs, and art festivals throughout the year.
Restaurants and Shopping
Galena Forest Estates is five minutes away from Summit Mall. The mall features high-end retail, including Dillards, several restaurants and a movie theater. Also, a farmers market is held twice a week during the summer.
Zoned for Great Schools
Schools servicing the Galena area are Ted Hunsberger Elementary located on Arrowcreek Parkway, Pine Middle School located on Neil Road and Galena High School located just off the Mt. Rose Highway.
Seems like there are many reasons to fall in love with Galena Forest Estates. If you’d like to find out more about homes for sale in the estates, contact Randy, the neighborhood expert.